10. Night

2 A.M.:- Nat-S.

3 A.M.:- Kali carb., Kali-M., Kali-N., Natrum carbonicum

3 A.M. to 4 A.M.:- Nux vomica

4 A.M.:- ANG., NUX-V., Ruta.

Pains in the hips (ischias):- Veratrum

Awakened 4 A.M. by pain in the hips:- Veratrum

Drawing:- Coloc.

Rheumatic:- KALI-B., Kali-M., Rhus toxicodendron

Sticking:- LYC., MERC.

Pain in the lumbar region:- Aesculus, Am-C., AM-M., Arsenicum, Bryonia, CHAM., China, FERR., Ferr-I., Fluo-Ac., Kali-N., Lact-Ac., Laur., LIL-T., Lycopodium, MAG-C., Mag-M., Mag-S., NAT-S., Nux vomica, PODO., Rhus toxicodendron, Sarsaparilla, Sepia, SIL., Staphysagria, Sulphur, Zincum met.

3 A.M., driving him out of bed:- Kali carb., Kali-N.

4 A.M., awakens him:- Staphysagria

Pain in the sacral region:- AM-C., Ang., Argentum nitricum, Chamomilla, CHIN., Colchicum, Lachesis, LYC., Magnesia carb., Mag-S., NAT-S., Nux vomica, Pulsatilla, Staphysagria

Stiffness of the back:- LYC., PHYT.

Sweat on the back:- Anacardium, Arsenicum, CALC-C., Coffea, Guai., LACH., LYC., Sepia

Midnight, after:- Hepar

3 A.M.:- Rhus toxicodendron

Cold sweat:- SEP.


Burning of the forenoon:- Graphites, ZINC.

Palms:- Lachesis

And soles:- Lachesis

Feet:- Ars-M., NAT-C., Sepia, Silicea, Sulphur

Soles:- Aloe., Bar-C., CALC-C., Chamomilla, Fluo-Ac., Lachesis, Lycopodium, Mag-M., Nat-S., Petroleum, Acid phosphoricum., Sanguinaria, Silicea, Sulphur

Coldness of the hands:- AUR., Bryonia, Phosphorus, Sepia, Thuja

Knees:- Carbo vegetabilis, Copaiva, Euphr., Phosphorus, Sepia, VERAT.

Lower legs:- MERC.

Feet:- Am-C., Aurum, Calc-C., Carbon sulph., CARB-V., Chelidonium, FERR., Graphites, Kali carb., Lycopodium, NAT-C., Nux vomica, Petroleum, Phosphorus, Rhododendron, Sepia, Silicea, Staphysagria, Sulphur, Thuja, Zincum met.

Cramps in the hands:- CALC-C.

Thighs:- Ipecac.

Legs:- Ambr., Carb-An., Cuprum, IPEC., Rhus toxicodendron, Staphysagria, Sulphur

Lower legs:- SULPH.

Calves:- Ambr., Argentum nitricum, ARS., Bryonia, Calc-C., Carbo vegetabilis, CAUST., Cuprum, Digitalis, EUPI., FERR., Ferr-M., GRAPH., KALI-C., Lycopodium, Mag- C., Mag-M., Acid nitricum, Nux vomica, Petroleum, PLB., Rhus toxicodendron, Sarsaparilla, SEC., Sepia, Staphysagria, Sulphur, Zincum met.

Awakens him from sleep in the morning:- STAPH.

Enlarged and swollen feeling of arms and hands:- ARAN., Baptisia, KALI-N.

Heat in arms:- Lachesis

Hands:- CALC-C., Ignatia, Silicea, SULPH.

And cold feet:- SULPH.

Heaviness in arms:- Mercurius

Itching of arms:- Alumina, TELL., Thuja

Hands:- Lith-C.

Legs:- Alumina, Bar-C., Cup-Arsenicum, Lith-C., RHUS-T., SULPH., Zincum met.

Itching in the feet:- Lith-C.

Toes:- Alumina

Numbness of arms:- Ambr., Croc., IGN., Lycopodium, NUX-V., Pall.

Hands:- Mur-Ac., SIL.

Fingers:- Mur-Ac.

Feet:- CALC-C., Ferrum

Pains in the extremities:- AGAR., Am-C., ARS., Asafoetida, AUR., Bryonia, Calc-C., Chamomilla, Dulcamara, FERR., Fluo-Ac., Gelsemium, HEP., Kali- B., KALI-C., Kali-I., Kalm., LACH., Lycopodium, Mercurius, Merc-I-F., Mezer., NIT-AC., Nux vomica, PHOS., PHYT., Plb., PULS., Rhododendron, RHUS- T., Sarsaparilla, SULPH., Syphilinum, Thuja

Midnight, after:- Arsenicum, Gelsemium, MERC., SARS., SULPH., THUJ.

Morning, toward:- ARS., Kali carb., NUX-V.

Pains in the joints:- CARB-AN., CAUST., Dioscorea, Gelsemium, Iodium, KALI-B., LED., Mang., MERC., Natrum carbonicum, Plb., RHOD., Silicea, Sulphur

Pains in the hips:- Causticum

Pains in the arms:- Calc-C., Cast., MERC., Nux vomica

Pains in the fingers:- Borax, Kali-N., MAG-S., MERC., PULS., SULPH.

Pains in the legs:- Agaricus, Am-M., Bar-C., Causticum, Coffea, Kali- B., KALI-C., Kali-I., LYC., MERC., Mezer., Mur-Ac., Acid nitricum, NUX- V., Petroleum, Acid phosphoricum., PHOS., Phytolacca, Plb., Rhus toxicodendron, Secale, Spongia, STAPH., SULPH., Syphilinum, Thuja

Pains in the thighs:- Aurum, Chamomilla, Ferrum, Kali bichromicum, Lachesis, Mag- S., MERC., MEZER., Nux vomica, Pulsatilla, Sepia, Strych., Sulphur

Pains in the knees:- Cact., Calcarea phos., Dioscorea, Gelsemium, KALI-B., KALI-I., Lachesis, Lycopodium, MERC., Mezer., NAT-N., PETR., Phytolacca, RHOD., Sulphur, Zincum met.

Pains in the toes:- AM-C., Coc-C., Kali carb., LED., Mercurius, Merc-I- F., Natrum carbonicum, Platina, SYPH.

Pains, drawing, in the extremities:- Chamomilla, LYC., Nux vomica

Arms:- Arsenicum, CALC-C., Carbo vegetabilis, Rhus toxicodendron

Fingers:- Mercurius

Legs:- Natrum carbonicum

Pains, Rheumatic, in the extremities:- Carb-An., Iodium, Mang., RHUS-T., Sulphur

10 A.M. until 6 A.M.:- RHUS-T.

Arms:- CALC-C., Iodium, Lycopodium, Sanguinaria, Silicea, SULPH.

Fingers:- Mag-S.

Knees:- LYC., Sulphur

Lower legs:- Coffea, Kali carb., Mercurius, Phytolacca, Sulphur

Feet:- Am-C., MEZER.

Tearing, in the extremities:- ARS., AUR., CALC-C., Chamomilla, Ferrum, Hepar, Lycopodium, MERC., Acid nitricum, RHOD., Sulphur, Syphilinum

In the joints:- Hepar, MERC.

Restlessness of the extremities:- Colchicum, Acid nitricum, RHUS-T., ZINC.

Legs:- Arsenicum

Lower legs:- Arsenicum, CARB-V., Chamomilla, RHUS-T., Zincum met.

In bed:- Carbo vegetabilis, RHUS-T.

Rheumatic symptoms (<):- ARS., Bryonia, Chamomilla, CHIN., Cina., Graphites, Hepar, MERC., Phosphorus

Midnight, after:- Belladonna, RHUS-T. 3 A.M.:- Caulophyllum

Rigid and numb, as if, extremities:- CROC., Thuja Stiffness of the extremities:- Nux vomica

Arms:- Nux vomica

Feet:- Apis.

Fingers:- Ambr., Croc., Lycopodium, NUX-V.

Knees:- Lycopodium

Feet:- APIS.

Sweat on the palms:- PSOR., Silicea

Thighs:- Carb-An., Sepia

Lower parts:- Carb-An., Sepia

Knees:- Arsenicum

Legs:- Calc-C., Sulphur

Feet:- ARS., Acid nitricum, Sulphur

2 A.M.:- ARS.

Swelling of the upper extremities:- Aranea, Stannum

Hands:- Stannum

Knees:- Calc-C.

Feet:- APIS., Carbo vegetabilis

Swollen feeling of arms and hands:- ARAN., Baptisia, Clem., KALI-N.

Tension in the thighs:- Lycopodium

Weakness of the extremities:- Chamomilla

Calves:- Sulph.

Feet:- Carb-An.


Burning:- Arsenicum, Carbo vegetabilis, Clem., CON., Dol., MERC., OLND., Rhus toxicodendron

Of eruptions:- MERC., RHUS-T.

Chilblains, symptoms from (<) :- AGAR.

Coldness of the skin:- ARS., Carbo vegetabilis, HYOS.

Formication:- CIST.

Itching:- CIST., CLEM., Dulcamara, Gambogia, GRAPH., KALI-B., LACH., LED., Mercurius, Mezer., Sulphur

Especially in bed:- CALC-C., GRAPH., Kali bichromicum, Mercurius, Mezer., PHOS., PSOR., PULS., Sulphur, TIL.

Of eruptions:- ARS., CLEM., IRIS., Merc-V., Mezer., RHUS-T.

Pustules:- KALI-B.

Vesicles:- GRAPH.

Ulcers, bleeding of:- Kali-M.

Burning of:- HEP., Lachesis, MERC., Rhus toxicodendron, STAPH.

Itching of:- Lycopodium, Staphysagria

Pains in the:- Asafoetida, CON., Mercurius

Pulsation in the:- Hepar, MERC.

Urticaria:- Apis., CHLOL., Copaiva, NUX-V., PULS.


Awaking too early:- Dulcamara, Kali-M., MERC., Mur-Ac., Natrum carbonicum, Ran- B., SEL.

Frequent:- Hepar, Phosphorus, Pulsatilla, Sepia, SULPH.

2 A.M.:- ARS., Baptisia, Benz-Ac., Causticum, Colchicum, Conium, Jatropa, KALI-B., KALI-C., Lycopodium, Mezer., Acid nitricum, PULS., Sepia

Awakens with nausea and discharge of pale, strong smelling urine:- Kali bichromicum

Awakens with palpitation, dyspnoea, heat and accelerated pulse:- Kali bichromicum

Awakens with hunger:- LYC.

2 A.M. to 3 A.M.:- Baptisia, Belladonna, Calc-C., Kali-M., Magnesia carb., NUX- V., Sepia, STAPH.

Awakens at 2 A.M. or 3 A.M., is then very restless and unable to sleep longer:- BAPT.

Awakens and cannot fall to sleep again:- Magnesia carb.

Awakens with sneezing, cough, expectoration, and great thirst:- Sepia

Remains awake several hours on account of rush of ideas, then sleeps late in the morning:- Nux vomica

Awakens at 3 A.M.:- Agaricus, Ang., Bryonia, Calc-C., Clem., Coffea, Euphr., Ignatia, Jug-C., Kali-M., Meli., Nux vomica, Rhus toxicodendron, Sepia, Silicea, SULPH.

Before 3 A.M.:- Meli.

3 A.M. to 4 A.M.:- NUX-V., Sulphur

Between 3 A.M. and 6 A.M. with sudden starting up, then heavy sleep and very difficult awaking:- Euphr.

4 A.M.:- Aurum, Causticum, CHEL., Cyclamen, Kali-M., LYC., Mercurius, Nux- V., SULPH., Tabacum, Verb.

With cough and sticking in the chest:- KALI-M.

5 A.M.:- Carbo vegetabilis, China, Coc-C., FER., Ox-Ac., Sulphur

With urging to stool:- Aloe., SULPH.

Restless, midnight, before:- Belladonna, Chelidonium, PULS.

Until 2 A.M.:- Pulsatilla

After:- ARS., RHUS-T.

After 3 A.M.:- ARS.

Falling to, night-mare, when and during:- Cyclamen, SIL.

Delirium, raving:- Belladonna, Bryonia

Heavy, until 9 A.M.:- Anacardium

Sleepless, midnight, before:- Alumina, Ang., ARS., BELL., Bovista, Bryonia, Caladium, CALC-C., Carb-An., CARB-V., Chamomilla, China, Coffea, Conium, Ferrum, Graphites, Hepar, Kali-M., Lachesis, Ledum, Lycopodium, Medorrhinum, MERC., Mur-Ac., Natrum muriaticum, NUX-V., Phosphorus, Pulsatilla, Ran-B., Rhus toxicodendron, Selenium, SEP., SIL., Spigelia, SULPH., Valer.

After:- Aconite, Arsenicum, Asafoetida, Asarum europaeum, AUR., Cannabis sativa, CAPS., COFF., Dulcamara, HEP., Iodium, Kali-M., MAG-C., Natrum carbonicum, Nux vomica, Psorinum, Ran- B., Ran-S., Rhododendron, Sepia, SIL., Sulph-Ac., Syphilinum

Until 1 A.M.:- CARB-V., NAT-S.

Seldom falls to sleep before 1 A.M. on account of the chest symptoms:- NAT-S.

1 A.M. or 2 A.M.:- Kali-M.

2 A.M.:- Am-M., Chamomilla, Coca., Pall., Pulsatilla

C.M. Boger
Cyrus Maxwell Boger 5/ 13/ 1861 "“ 9/ 2/ 1935
Born in Western Pennsylvania, he graduated from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and subsequently Hahnemann Medical College of Philadelphia. He moved to Parkersburg, W. Va., in 1888, practicing there, but also consulting worldwide. He gave lectures at the Pulte Medical College in Cincinnati and taught philosophy, materia medica, and repertory at the American Foundation for Homoeopathy Postgraduate School. Boger brought BÅ“nninghausen's Characteristics and Repertory into the English Language in 1905. His publications include :
Boenninghausen's Characteristics and Repertory
Boenninghausen's Antipsorics
Boger's Diphtheria, (The Homoeopathic Therapeutics of)
A Synoptic Key of the Materia Medica, 1915
General Analysis with Card Index, 1931
Samarskite-A Proving
The Times Which Characterize the Appearance and Aggravation of the Symptoms and their Remedies