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


MIND Depressed, disheartened.


Dry, hacking cough, from irritation in larynx, trachea, or behind sternum; with rattling of mucus in chest (sub-acute or chronic).

Dry, in morning; loose in afternoon.


None in morning.

Copious yellow sputa in afternoon.


From inhaling, and from motion; sharp cutting and constriction.

Until 3 P.M., dry cough with rattling in chest; then copious loose sputa.


Chest feels very light, as if breathing with more ease.

Pressure on chest, as after violent running.

Irritation behind sternum felt through to back.

Sharp cutting and constriction; worse from inhaling or motion.


Constriction of chest.

Cutting pains from front to back.

Belching with the cough.

Throat dry, without thirst; worse swallowing.

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"