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

Itching-CON., MAG., SIL., SUL.

– when heated, by d.-LYC.

Itching in e., before retiring.-LYC.

Itching, nocturnal-MEZ.

Quivering from feet to head with dizziness-CAL.



Black pores (comedones).-NI-X.

Ecchymoses from slight blows-SUL.

Corns-AM-C., CAL., K-CA., LYC., NA-M., NI-X., PET., PH-X., SEP.


Boils-ARN., CAL., LYC.

-on nates and under axilla-PH-X.

-on leg-MAG.

– Prevention of-ARN.

Buboes, plague-ARS.

Carbuncles-ARS., SIL.

-painful-NI-X., PET.

-on feet-SUL.

Condylomata, sycosis-NIX., THU.

Crusta lactea-DUL., HEP.

Eczema, moist-CON., DUL.


-exuding, under axilla-SEP.

-on face-COL.

Eruptions-ACO., AGA., CLE., RHO., VIO.

-chronic-CLE., VER.

-on scalp-OLN., PET.

-exuding and itching on scalp and behind ears-MEZ.

Eruptions, papular, on face-GRP.

-on head-BAR., CB-A., CLE.

-scurfy, on head-K-CA.

-on and behind ears-BAR.

-itching, on face and body and swollen cervical glands-AM-C.

Eruptions on lips-ARS.

– on chest -PET.

– painful, on neck and chest-LYC.

– on nape-PET.

-itching on back-SEP.

-on arms-CAU.

with intolerable voluptuous tickling, itching, creeping gnawing, which after scratching burns-SUL.


-scabby, behind ears-GRP.

-scabby, on hair scalp-ARS.

-suppurating, with burning pain on face-CIC.

Erysipelas-CAM., RHS., SAM.

-of face-CB-A., GRP., HEP., RHS., SOL.

-facial, liability to-GRP. SUL.

– of leg below knee-SUL.

Erythema nodosum-NA-C.

Excoriations in children-GRP.

Herpes -CB-V., DUL., GRP., KC-A., NA-C., PH-X., RHS., VER.

Herpes, on chin-SIL.

-on face -CON.

– round mouth-NA-M.

– on chest-PET.

-on nape-PET.

-under axilla-CB-A.

-between fingers-NI-X.

-on thigh-GRP.

-on knee-CB-V., PET.

-on hough-GRP., NA-M.

-with glandular swelling-DUL.

Miliary eruption, rough-CAL.

– – itching-AGA.

Pimples on forehead-NA-M., PH-X.

– on nose-SIL.

– on and in nose-SIL.

– on face-NA-M.

Pimples on bluish-red base, chiefly on face-MER.

-itching, on face-CON.

-on chin-PH-X.


-in hough-ARS.

Rhagades-ALM., LYC., MAG., PET.

Scabies-HEP., MER., NX-V., SUL.


Spots, brown-CON.

brown, on body-PHO.

Spots, brown, on chest, belly, and back.-SEP.


-round, copper coloured-MER.

– red on legs-CAL., SUL.

– – itching-CON.

– – – and burning-K-CA.

– yellow-SUL.

– – on abdomen and chest-PHO.

Tinea capitis-GRP., PET.

Unhealthy,, festering-GRP.



-smooth, pale, shallow on scalp, pains, etc.-MER.

-eroding, on face-CON.

-wart-like, on cheek-ARS.

-cancerous, of lips-CLE.-above navel-ARS.

-above navel-ARS.

-cancerous, of breast-CLE.

– on fingers and toe-joints-SEP.

-on legs-CAL., LYC.

– – -with shooting, burning pains-ARS.

– – – with unhealthy complexion-SIL.

– flat, painless on leg, without redness, with uneven, jagged ground and dirty pus- PH-X.

Ulcers, foetid on legs, that bleed easily-CB-V.

Ulcers, on thigh and ankle. itching-SIL.

-on feet-BAR.

-on toes, caused by pemphigus blisters, with ulcerated borders, moist, red flat surface-PET.

-foetor of-SIL.

-proud flesh in -PET.

-itching of-PH-X.

-burning pain in -ARS.

Ulcerations, tendency to, after scarlatina-CHA.

Urticaria-CB.V., SUL.

-from great exertion-CON.

-itching, in open-air, even on face-NI-X.

Warts-AM-C., BAR., CAL., NA-C., NI-X.

-in eyebrows-CAU.

-on face-K-CA.

Wheals, eroding on toes-SUL.

Wounds, shooting, cutting burning in-NA-C.


-in the morning-CB-A., CB-V., NA-M., PHO., SEP., SUL, – febrile, by day-LYC.

-d. and n.-SUL.

– too easy and profuse on moving-NA-M.

-by day, tendency to -HEP., ZIN.

– nocturnal-AM-M., BAR., CAL., CB-V., CAU., GRP., HEP., IOD., K- CA., NI-X., PET., PH-X., SEP., SIL., SUL., ZIN.

Sweat, nocturnal, alternating with dryness-NA-C.

-when sitting-ANA., SEP.

Sweat, profuse when working-SUL.

-from moderate work or movement-LYC.

-profuse, from moderate exercise-CAL.

-on slight exertion-GRP.

– profuse, on slightest exertion-NA-C., SEP.

-when walking-NA-M.

– from moderate walking -SIL.

– – – – in open air CB-A., K-CA. – after heat -ARS.

– cold-IGN.

– – anxious-NA-C.

– sour, m.-SEP.

– – every n.-SUL.

– – profuse, n.-SIL.

– foetid, nocturnal-NI-X.

exhausting, especially on thighs-CB-A.

– debilitating-NIT.

-weakness from Profuse-CHI.

-inability to-K-CA.

-long continued deficiency-GRP.

Dryness-CAL., IOD., LYC. NA-C., NI-X.

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.