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



Violent coryza, especially in the daytime.

Fluent, thin, corroding discharge.

Eyes inflamed and burning.

Dry and burning heat in esophagus (and pharynx) with hoarseness.


Thin, corroding, and especially in the daytime.

Voice hollow, hoarse, with dry, burning heat in the larynx.


Easy, loose cough from easily detached portions of mucus in the trachea.

Frequently obliged to hawk from irritation in upper part of larynx.

Ticking, loose cough 3 A.M.

With tough, loose, greenish-gray mucus.

Attacks of rough cough in the night from 7 P.M. till 1 A.M.

With rattling of phlegm, short breath, and accumulation of wind in the abdomen.


Dryness, roughness, scraping, burning in throat, With alternate feeling of coldness and burning in pharynx and esophagus.

Pressure as from a great weight on the chest.

Repeated lancinations in middle of right chest.

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"