Jahr's and Possart's New Manual of the Homeopathic Materia Medica

Jahr's and Possart's New Manual of the Homeopathic Materia Medica

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1853 edition. Excerpt: ...every day. CALCAREA CARBONICA. (See Jahr, p. 89.) Skin.--Suppressed eruptions, especially when the itch had been suppressed by mercurial ointment, causing ophthalmia and hardness of hearing, or when scald-head had been suppressed. Fever.--Is recommended as a specific for the endemic rheumatic miliaria typhosa, red or white, when a rheumatic-inflammatory irritation of the heart precedes the appearance of the eruption; it is especially useful during the crisis, particularly against the anguish, and in the case of children, to prevent convulsions, or, in general, to facilitate the coming out of the eruption.--Mucous fever, in the case of children and full-grown persons. Sentient Sphere.--Mental alienation, with frightful visions and anguish, causing one to despair of one's salvation, and to desire to stab one's-self. Eyes.--Far-sightedness. StOOl.--Creeping in the rectum, as from ascarides.--Tcenia. CALCAREA CAUSTICA. General Symptoms.--Tearing in the muscles and bones; shifting rheumatic pains in all the joints.--Stinging pains.--Violent, tearing, stitching, throbbing pains in single nervous branches.--Aching pain in various parts; tension.--Shifting pains in the extremities.--Languor, exhaustion, tremor of the body.--Tremor of the arms and feet.--The extremities go to sleep.--The left side is principally affected.--Dr. Koch prefers it to Calc. carb. in acute diseases. Skin.--Troublesome tension or burning of the skin.---Itching and stinging of the skin, especially at the occiput, behind, the ears, on the neck, back, chest.--Small vesicles filled with lymph, and surrounded with a red border.--Brown, red, painless, fleabite-shaped spots, either single or running into each other. Sleep.--Yawning.--Restless sleep; nightmare. FCTCr.--Violent chilliness...show more

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