SORE THROAT


Dewey gives the common homeopathy remedies for the treatment of Sore throat in an easy question-answer format. …


What are the throat symptoms of Ammonium causticum?

Aphonia, with burning rawness in the throat.

What are the indications fro Belladonna in Sore Throat?

Great dryness and bright redness of the throat, the fauces are inflamed, the tonsils are swollen and enlarged, worse on the right side; food and liquids are ejected through the nose on swallowing.

What are the indications or Capsicum in Sore Throat?

Sore throat of smokers and drinkers with burning and relaxed uvula, throat sore and contacted even when not swallowing.

What are the throat symptoms of cantharis?

Burning from the mouth to the stomach; throat highly inflamed and covered with plastic lymph; spasm of he throat and intense constriction about the throat.

When should Cistus Canadensis be thought so in throat troubles? The keynote is intense dryness, the patient has to get up at night to drink to ally this dryness. There is a sensation of sand is the throat, and submaxillary glands are swollen.

Give the throat symptoms of Ferrum phosphoricum.

Dry, red, inflamed and painful throat; sore throat of singers and speakers.

What are the throat symptoms of Gelsemium?

aphonia from paresis of the muscles, ore scraped throat accompanying nasal symptoms; pain extends into ears, worse sight side; postdiphtheritic paralysis.

What indications for Guaiacum in Sore throat.

Worse on right side; swollen tonsils; enlarged veins; must drink to assist deglutition, as throat is dry; singing pains in throat, worse in warm, moist air.

What are the throat symptoms of Hepar?

Sharp sphincter-like pains in the throat, or a sensation as if there were a lump in throat. Tonsillitis with tendency to suppression.

What other drugs have sticking pains in the throat?

Argentum nitricum and Nitricum acid.

What are the throat symptoms of Ignatia?

There is a lump in the throat and a sticking sensation, which is relieved by swallowing.

Give indications for Kali bichromicum in the throat.

There is a great swelling of the tonsils and ulcers which secrete a purulent discharge; there are diseased follicles which exude a caseous mate; the coating of the tongue is yellow at the base; the discharge is ropy, tenacious and stringy.

When is Kali muriaticum indeed in Sore throat?

Follicular pharyngitis with gray or white exudation: tonsils swollen and inflamed grayish spots, patches or ulcers in the throat; ulcerate sore throat; swelling of the glands about the throat. It has proved a very useful remedy in diphtheria.

Give the characteristic throat symptoms of Lachesis.

Sensation of lump in left side of the throat, which seems to go down when swallowing, but returns again; constriction of throat and difficulty breathing, worse on arousing from sleep or after sleep; empty swallowing is painful and fluids escape from the nose;throat sensitive externally.

What are the indications for Lycopodium in throat troubles?

Enlarged tonsils, w high are studied with small ulcers. It holds the same relation to the right side of t the throat that Lachesis does to the left; diphtheritic deposits on the right side of the throat; tonsils and tongue are both swollen.

Give the characteristics of Mercuries in Sore Throat.

Dryness and great soreness in the throat; the patient is obliged to swallow constantly, and there is great soreness and swelling of the glands externally.

What are the indications for Mercurius photo-iodide in throat affections?

Diphtheritic deposits beginning on the right side, with great swelling of the glands, and accumulation of thick tenacious mucus in the throat; the tongue is coated yellow at the base, the tip and sides being red.

Give indications fro Mercuries biniodide in throat affections.,

W.A. Dewey
Dewey, Willis A. (Willis Alonzo), 1858-1938.
Professor of Materia Medica in the University of Michigan Homeopathic Medical College. Member of American Institute of Homeopathy. In addition to his editoral work he authored or collaborated on: Boericke and Dewey's Twelve Tissue Remedies, Essentials of Homeopathic Materia Medica, Essentials of Homeopathic Therapeutics and Practical Homeopathic Therapeutics.