Magnesia phos [Mag-p]
This remedy may be given for the neuralgic spasms of this disease. It should be given in hot water. Neuralgic constrictive pains in chest. It is also a remedy for “false” angina. Dr. Wallace McGeorge has used it successfully in relieving the violence of the paroxysms and in shortening their duration. Its action seems to be prompt.
Ferrum phos [Ferr-p]
If accompanied by flushed face, burning or diffused heat, this remedy may be alternated with the preceding.
Kali phos [Kali-p]
If the heart’s action be weak or intermittent and if there be tendency to fainting this remedy should be used alternately with Magnesia phos.
William Boericke, M.D., was born in Austria, in 1849. He graduated from Hahnemann Medical College in 1880 and was later co-owner of the renowned homeopathic pharmaceutical firm of Boericke & Tafel, in Philadelphia. Dr. Boericke was one of the incorporators of the Hahnemann College of San Francisco, and served as professor of Materia Medica and Therapeutics. He was a member of the California State Homeopathic Society, and of the American Institute of Homeopathy. He was also the founder of the California Homeopath, which he established in 1882. Dr. Boericke was one of the board of trustees of Hahnemann Hospital College. He authored the well known Pocket Manual of Materia Medica.
Dewey, Willis A. (Willis Alonzo), 1858-1938.
Professor of Materia Medica in the University of Michigan Homeopathic Medical College. Member of American Institute of Homeopathy. In addition to his editoral work he authored or collaborated on: Boericke and Dewey's Twelve Tissue Remedies, Essentials of Homeopathic Materia Medica, Essentials of Homeopathic Therapeutics and Practical Homeopathic Therapeutics.