Respiratory symptoms of homeopathic remedy Actaea Spicata, described by Van Denburg in his book, Therapeutics of Respiratory system, cough & coryza, published in 1916….



Nose-bleed, during oppression of the chest.

Bruised pains in the nose; mucus from nose tinged with blood.

Sharp pains in throat, especially when breathing cold air.

Soreness of throat increased by speaking.


Difficult breathing.

Feels too weak to breathe.

Both inspiring and expiring difficult, – but expiring worse.

Deep breathing painful; causes pain at pit of stomach, and in hip, like a painful shock. (Causticum.).


Cold air painful to nostrils.

Sharp pains; bruised pains,- nose and throat.

Too weak to breathe; both inspiring and expiring.

NOTE.- For Actaea racemosa see Cimicifuga.

M.W. Van Denburg
M. W. (Marvin W.) VAN DENBURG, A.M., M.D.
Author of "A homoeopathic materia medica on a new and original plan ... A sample fascicle containing the arsenic group."
"Therapeutics of the respiratory system, cough and coryza, acute and chronic : repertory with index, materia medica with index"