Kali mur [Kali-m]
This is the principal remedy; it controls the formation of pustules. Dr. Saunder, of London asserts that Kali mur. is prophylactic of the disease. He has never known a vaccination to “take” when the remedy has been given either directly before or after it in the 3x potency. In epidemics none of his patients get the disease if Kali mur. has been administered as a prophylactic.
Ferrum phos [Ferr-p]
If the fever be high, alternately with Kali mur.
Kali phos [Kali-p]
Putrid conditions, heavy odor, exhaustion and stupor. Adynamic symptoms indicating blood-decomposition.
Calcarea sulph [Calc-s]
Pustules discharging matter.
Natrum mur [Nat-m]
Salivary flow, confluence of pustules and drowsiness.
Kali sulph [Kali-s]
To promote the formation of healthy skin and the falling off of the crusts.
Natrum phos [Nat-p]
When the pustules become purulent.
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.