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

When is Coffea applicable in Toothache and when Chamomilla?

The toothache of Coffea is relieved permanently by holding cold water in. the mouth; that of Chamomilla is only temporarily relieved

Give indications for Mercurius in Toothache.

The teeth feel sore, the roots are inflamed, and often there are abscess as the roots; there is great nocturnal aggravation increased salivation and sensation as if the teeth were to long or too loose.

What rare the symptoms of the teeth calling or Staphisagria?

The teeth turn black and crumble as soon as they appear, a condition found in sycotic children.

What other drug has a premature decay of teeth; they first become yellow and then dark?


In what affection of teeth and gums do we find silicea indicted

In abscess about the root of the teeth and dental fistulae.

Mention some remedies useful for abscess at the roots of teeth.

Lachesis, Mercurius, Hepar and Silicea.

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.