Children diseases – Asthmatic attacks of children

Homeopathy treatment for Children diseases – Asthmatic attacks of children from the Homeopathic Therapeutics by Lilienthal. Homeopathic remedies for the treatment of Children diseases – Asthmatic attacks of children…

Calcarea-phos [Calc-p]

Laryngismus from dentition.

Belladonna [Bell]

Head very hot, face and eyes very red.

Bromium [Brom]

Child turns blue in face and becomes convulsed; general convulsions, followed by emaciation.

Gelsemium [Gels]

Sudden and severe attacks of dyspnoea, with crowing noise, profuse perspiration and darkly flushed face.

Ignatia [Ign]

A cross word or correcting the child may bring on the attack.

Iodum [Iod]

Spasm of glottis in rachitic children, cannot bear warmth.

Ipecacuanha [Ip]

Much nausea, strangling as if from mucus, with danger of suffocation and bluish face; convulsions.

Lachesis [Lach]

The paroxysm occurs as often as the child gets into a sound sleep, and awaken it.

Laurocerasus [Laur]

Spells excited by some abnormal condition of heart.

Mephitis [Meph]

Suffocative feeling with inability to exhale; bloated face and convulsions.

Moschus [Mosch]

Laryngismus stridulus in very excitable, nervous children, with great coldness all over, nervous palpitations.

Phosphorus [Phos]


Spells in tall, slim children of tuberculous parents; stridulus inspirations evenings on falling asleep.

Sambucus [Samb]

Child suddenly awakens, nearly suffocated, sits up in bed and turns blue; gasps for breath which it finally gets, then lies down again in bed, to be aroused again sooner or later by another spell.

Samuel Lilienthal
Dr. Samuel Lilienthal (1815-1891) was from Germany, and became a pioneer homeopath in America. He received his Doctor of Medicine Degree from the University of Munich in 1838. After he moved to the United States, he was hired as Professor of Clinical Medicine at New York College for Women, and also as Professor of Mental and Nervous Diseases at the New York Homeopathic College.
Dr. Samuel Lilienthal was the author of many great books including “Homeopathic Therapeutics”. For many years, with the support of Dr. Constantine Hering, he was the editor of the North American Journal of Homeopathy. Dr. Lilienthal passed away on February 2nd 1891 in San Francisco.