An Abbreviated Therapy

An Abbreviated Therapy

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1885 edition. Excerpt: ... CLINICAL REPORTS FROM THE "STUTTGART HOM(EOPATHIC MONTHLY." M. K., aged I6, suffered for years from a periodically returning headache, which concentrated in the right temple and, as the patient expressed it, was boring in character. It was preceded by burning in the stomach, bitter taste, weariness. The attacks appeared only at night or in the morning, and the patient was then wholly unfitted for work. Generally, vomiting of bile followed and there upon came relief. Natrum Sulphuricum, 6th trituration, daily a dose of the size of a bean, cured the girl permanently.--F. M. L., a man aged 38, became chilled while perspiring; then followed tearing pains in the limbs, roaring in the ears, with deafness and frontal headache. There was also fever without remission, in spite of nightly sweats; very little appetite; tongue coated white. I gave Kalium Chloratum, 6th trituration, a small dose every two hours, with rapid relief of the general condition; the tearing pain and a feeling of numbness in the soles of the feet only remained. An habitual foot-sweat was, however, absent. The man now received Silicea twice a day for eight days. The sweating of the feet returned, and then the rest of the disorder disappeared.--F.. D., a man aged 69, complained for some weeks of pains in the limbs. The pains have settled in the right leg from the hip to the ankle, and are worse in the joints. The pain shifts its place, is often lightning-like, shooting, intermits, renders necessary a change of position, and is ameliorated by the warmth of the bed. The patient is in despair; thinks he has tetanus and that he must die; he is unable to leave the bed. Magnesia Phosphorica, 6th trituration, every three hours, was given with rapidly more

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  • English
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  • 9781236842633