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




Dry coryza and hoarseness; nose burns, red; lip sore.



Dry cough, with shortness of breath; great thirst and loss of appetite; sleepless from cough; urine greenish; small; black, but superficial petechiae.

Dry, harassing cough in suspected phthisis.

Incessant dry cough, from tickling in trachea; hoarseness and roughness in throat; worse while walking.

Annoying, dry cough, scanty at night.

Dry or loose morning cough; coughs an hour, with dyspnea and prostration.


Continuous cough, scanty or loose, dry and night; compelling him to sip up; cannot lie down; great thirst, no appetite, no sleep.

Loose bronchial coughs, chronic; worse in cold part of year; better in summer.

Loose, easy cough in morning.


None, cough dry (acute).

Copious, purulent and terribly offensive (chronic).

Consumption, loose and easy in morning.


In cold part of year; loose bronchial coughs.

While walking; dry cough.

** 726 ** In morning; dry or loose cough.

At night; dry, scanty cough.

Lying down; must sit up.

Better is summer.


Stitching pains in front and between shoulders; not affecting the breathing.

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"