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cimicifuga racemosa (actaea racemosa)

black cohosh: muscular, uterine (with tenderness), false and irregular pains, dysmenhorrhea, as an antirheumatic when pulse is open, pain paroxysmal and skin not dry and constricted

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zingiber officinale

ginger: loss of appetite, flatulence, borborygmus, spasmodic gastric and intestinal contractions, painful menstruation, acute colds, cool extremities, cold surface in children's diseases

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capsicum annuum

capsacian: marked depression and debility, atonic dyspepsia of drunkards, delirium tremens, colic w/abd distension, congestive chills, cold extremities w/blanched lips and small, weak pulse, congestion w/capillary atony, tongue dry and harsh, buccal and salivary secretions scanty in fevers, chronic hemorrhoids from relaxation

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euphrasia officinalis

eyebright: afflictions of the eyes and the appearance of the flower has the signature of an eye