Benzoic Acid

Benzoic Acid homeopathy medicine, complete details of homeopathic remedy Benzoic Acid from Keynotes and Characteristics by H C Allen…

Benzoic Acid is A gouty, rheumatic diathesis engrafted on a gonorrhoeal or syphilitic patient.

Benzoic Acid Gouty concretions; arthritis vaga; affects all the joints, especially the knee, cracking on motion; nodosities ( Berberis, Lithium carb., Lyssinum ).

Urine dark brown, and the urinous odor highly intensified.

Enuresis nocturna of delicate children; dribbling urine of old men with enlarged prostrate; strong characteristic odor; excesses of uric acid.

Benzoic Acid has Catarrh of bladder after suppressed gonorrhea.

Diarrhoea of children; white, very offensive, exhausting liquid stools, running “right through the diaper” ( Podophyllum ); urine offensive and of a deep red color.

Cough: with expectoration of green mucus ( Natrum sulph. ); extreme weariness, lassitude.

Pains tearing, stitching, in large joints of big toe; redness and swelling of joints; gout < at night.

Benzoic Acid Relation. – Similar: to, Copaiva, Nitr., Ferrum, Thuja, especially in enuresis after Nitr. has failed; Berberis, [Lithium carb.], in arthritic complaints.

Useful after Colchicum fails in gout; after abuse of Copaiva in suppression of gonorrhoea.

Incompatible: wine, which aggravates urinary gouty and rheumatic affections.

H. C. Allen
Dr. Henry C. Allen, M. D. - Born in Middlesex county, Ont., Oct. 2, 1836. He was Professor of Materia Medica and the Institutes of Medicine and Dean of the faculty of Hahnemann Medical College. He served as editor and publisher of the Medical Advance. He also authored Keynotes of Leading Remedies, Materia Medica of the Nosodes, Therapeutics of Fevers and Therapeutics of Intermittent Fever.