GLEANINGS


The material organism, without the vital force, is capable of no sensation, no function, no self preservation; it derives all sensation and performs all the functions of life solely by means of the immaterial being (the vital force) which animates the material organism in health and in disease.


(From Homoeopathic Literature).

1. During stool shortness of breath: Rhus tox.

Lippe.

2. Fetid perspiration of one half of the head and face: Nux vom.

Lippe.

3. Shortness of breathing after eating: Nux-mos.

Lippe.

4. Running of the ears, especially after exanthemata: Menyanthes trifoliata.

Lippe.

5. Intermittent fevers, with sensation of coldness in the abdomen: Menyanthe Trif.

Lippe.

6. Continuous rumbling in the abdomen: Lycopodium.

Lippe.

7. The colic alternates with affection of the eyes; Euphrasia.

Lippe.

8. Hydrocele: the scrotum looks like a bladder filled with water: Digitalis.

Lippe.

9. If we were called to a case of migratory rheumatism, and the heart seemed to suffering, we would think of Kalmia before Pulsatilla, of course all other symptoms taken into consideration.

Nash.

10. Ferrum is one of our best remedies for cough with vomiting of food:

Nash.

11. “Pain in right ovary, running down thigh of that side” sometimes there is also numbness attending. Ovarian tumours have disappeared under the action of this remedy (Podophyllum) when this symptom was present.

Nash.

12. The material organism, without the vital force, is capable of no sensation, no function, no self preservation; it derives all sensation and performs all the functions of life solely by means of the immaterial being (the vital force) which animates the material organism in health and in disease.

Hahnemann.

13. Haemorrhoidal colic:– what Nux vom. and Sulphur are capable of accomplishing in this particular, exceeds all imagination.

Jahr.

14. And in the first place I must here state that, whereas dropsies suddenly in consequence of some externally acting cause, and which might be termed acute, are generally cured with great ease and rapidity, chronic dropsies are but little amenable to art. as a general rule not even relief can be afforded in chronic dropsies depending upon organic diseases of the heart, liver, uterus and ovaries, more particularly if the cases are if long standing, and tapping had already frequently been restored to.

Jahr.

15. You will save many a desperate cholera case, by knowing how to apply Secale cor.

N C Das