Symptoms and hints related to Emotion from the Hahnemann’s therapeutic hints by R.E. Dudgeon, originally published in 1894. …

Anxiety.-ALM., AM-C ANA., ARN., CAL., CAM., CAU., CB-V., CHA., COL., CON., GRP., NA-C., NA-M., PET., TAB., VER.

-attacks of-SUL.


-at night-ARS.

-in bed, n.- SEP.

-at n., driving him out of bed. -GRP -When seated at work.- GRP.

-When perspiring- CAL.

-restless -CAL.

– with weakness. -AM-C.

-with sadness and tendency to weep- LYC.

-with shivering as evening approaches – CAL.

– caused by thoughts- CAL.

-after hearing of cruelties- CAL.

-and heat, at n.-CAL.

-sick – K- CA.

-compelling him to open his dress and to go into the open air- SUL.

-about domestic matters- BAR.

-about his disease, with fear of death – NI-X.

Anxious, zealous, fiery, hot temperament- NX-V.


Pensiveness- SEP.

Homesickness, with redness of cheeks – CAP.

Indifference to his own relations. – SEP.

Dislike to society- BAR., NAC-C.

Low spirited- SUL.

Depression -ARG., ARS., CHD., STP.

-of spirits-CON.

Uncheerfulness.-CAL., NI-X., PHO., SIL., SUL.


Gloom- CON., SEP.

Sorrowful thoughts at n.-CAU.

Grief-IGN., LYC.



Dejection-ANA., LED., NA-C.

-and weeping-SEP.

Hypochondriasis-AUR., CON., NX-V., PLB., VER.

-from continence in unmarried men-CON.

Hypochondriacal humour-NA-C.


-uncheerful-ANA., Sadness-CON., IPE., NA-C., NA-M., NI-X., SEP.

Melancholia-AUR., BEL., CAL., CAM., CAU., CLE., LYC., PUL., SEP.

-alternating with salivation- MER.

-with slow pulse-CRO.

Inconsolable over all her actions, which she thinks are evil-SUL.

Profound mortification, with throwing away what he may have in his hand-STP.

Hopelessness-CAM., CAU., VER.

Despair-CAM., VER.

-about health-CAL.

Lacrymose-AM-M., BAR., BEL., CAL., PUL., SUL.

Weeping by day-CAU.


Thought of death, as though she must die-ZIN.

Tired o f the life -AM-C., AUR.

Suicidal tendency-AUR., CAM., VER.

Ill- humour.


Excitement-CHI., CIC., PET.-d. and -HYO.

Irritability-ALM., CB-V., COF., CON., LYC., SIL., SUL.

-cross-NA-M., PHO.

– and anxiety – ‘PHO.


Restlessness, intolerable, he does not know what to do on account of it-STN.

Vehemence-NA-M., SUL.

Cannot bear to be looked at -ANT.


Fretfulness-CB-V., CAU.




Obstinacy-CAL., LYC.

Crossness-AM-M., CAL., CAP., CON., RUT.

-and obstinacy-NI-X.

Discontent-CAP. CIC.

Ill-humour – CON.

Rage, beating others-HYO.


Vexations, disagreeable thoughts-LYC.

Vexatious, during menses- ACO.

-causing great indignation, grief or shame-IGN.

-causing anger violence, heat and annoyance-CHA.

-causing anger, violence heat and annoyance, if chilliness and coldness are present- BRY.

-sufferings caused by-ALM., IGN., NA-M., SEP.

Mortification efforts of -IGN.

Vexed and anxious about every trifle from extreme nervous weakness-SIL.

Indignation with great internal annoyance-COL.

-sufferings from-COL.

Irascibility-ARS., BRY., CAU., CON., GRP., IGN., K-CA., LYC., SIL.

-with indignation-STP.

-and dejection-SUL.


Wishes evil to others-NA-C.

Malicious. wicked, irascible disposition-NX-V.




Irresolution-AUR., NX-V Fearful-ALM., AM-C., PHO., STP., SUL., VER.


-when alone-PHO.

-of solitude-LYC.

-of ghosts at n.-CB-V.

-that he is about to die-ANA., ARS., NI-X.


Want of courage-CON., CUP., NA-C., SEP.

Cowardice-SEP., SIL.

Concern about the future- NA-M., PHO.

Distrustful of future -CAU.

Presentiment of death-CAL.

Anthropophobia-ANA., BAR., NA-C.

Startled, apt to be -CAL., CB-A., CB-V., CAU., CON., K-CA., NA- C., NA-M., PET., PHO., SEP., SUL.

Fright during menstrual period -ACO.

-following by depression of spirits-IGN.

-sufferings from -ACO., OPI.

-effects of, when recent and causing fear-OPI.

— when not so recent, and causing Crossness-ACO.


Indifference-AM-M., CAL.





-after rising, m.-NA-M.

-with difficulty of movement -SEP.

Aversion to walking-ZIN.

Distaste for work–ALM., AM-M., CAL., CAP., CHI., CON., GRP., NI-X., PHO., SEP., SIL., ZIN.

Other Emotions.

Restlessness-CAM., CAU., CHA., CON., SIL.

-in evening-AM-C., ARS. at n.-BRY.

Tossing about-ACO.

Agitation, mental-ACO., DRO.

Laughter, sardonic-IGN.

Alternately gay and lachrymose-IGN.

Excessive joy, suffering from-COF.


Disobedience-AM-C., DIG.

Love, unfortunate, with silent grief-IGN, —with jealousy-HYO.


Deficiency of moral sense-ANA.




R.E. Dudgeon
Robert Ellis Dudgeon 1820 – 1904 Licentiate of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh in 1839, Robert Ellis Dudgeon studied in Paris and Vienna before graduating as a doctor. Robert Ellis Dudgeon then became the editor of the British Journal of Homeopathy and he held this post for forty years.
Robert Ellis Dudgeon practiced at the London Homeopathic Hospital and specialised in Optics.
Robert Ellis Dudgeon wrote Pathogenetic Cyclopaedia 1839, Cure of Pannus by Innoculation, London and Edinburgh Journal of Medical Science 1844, Hahnemann’s Organon, 1849, Lectures on the Theory & Practice of Homeopathy, 1853, Homeopathic Treatment and Prevention of Asiatic Cholera 1847, Hahnemann’s Therapeutic Hints 1847, On Subaqueous Vision, Philosophical Magazine, 1871, The Influence of Homeopathy on General Medical Practice Since the Death of Hahnemann 1874, Repertory of the Homeopathic Materia Medica, 2 vols 1878-81, The Human Eye Its Optical Construction, 1878, Hahnemann’s Materia Medica Pura, 1880, The Sphygmograph, 1882, Materia Medica: Physiological and Applied 1884, Hahnemann the Founder of Scientific Therapeutics 1882, Hahnemann’s Organon 1893 5th Edition, Prolongation of Life 1900, Hahnemann’s Lesser Writing.