Kalmia Latifolia

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

Kalmia Latifolia Adapted to acute neuralgia, rheumatism, gouty complaints, especially when heart is involved as a sequel of rheumatism or gout.

In heart diseases that have developed from rheumatism, or alternate with it.

Pains sticking, darting, pressing, shooting in a downward direction ( Cactus grandiflorus – upward, Ledum ); attended or succeeded by numbness of affected part ( Aconite, Chamomilla, Platina ).

Severe stitching pain in right eye and orbit (left eye, Spigelia ); stiffness in muscles, pain < when turning the eyes ( Spigelia ); begins at sunrise, < at noon and leaves at sunset ( Natrum mur. ).

Kalmia Latifolia Rheumatism: pains intense, change places suddenly going from joint to joint; joint hot, red, swollen; worse from least movement.

Vertigo when stooping or looking down ( Spigelia ).

Pulse slow, scarcely perceptible (35 to 40 per minute); pale face and cold extremities.

Kalmia Latifolia Relations. – Similar: to, Ledum, Rhododendron, Spigelia, in rheumatic affections and gout.

It follows Spigelia well in heart disease.

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.