It is the drug for psoric, stoop-shouldered, lean women. It ought to be given when other drugs, though well indicated, fail to give good results.
Low vitality, tendency to chronicity and relapses. Aggravation of all symptoms at 11 a.m., from warmth, bathing, alcoholic stimulants, during night. Better by movement and in dry weather.
Dirty skin, thirst, want to appetite. All mucous membranes reddened. Burning pains.
Menstruation too late and of too short duration, coupled with constipation and nightly restlessness. Menstrual flow either too pale, or thick, black and acrid, excoriating the thighs. Chronic metrorrhagia with discharge of thick black blood, ceasing only for short intervals.
Leucorrhoea smarting like salt with discharge of all kinds and colours.
Tumours of the vulva, induration of the vagina and womb. Prolapse, nymphomania with itching of the genital organs.