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BONE REMEDY

-trauma to the eyes and orbit
-fractures: both for pain and improvement of bone - bone pain after healing
-PHANTOM LIMB PAIN, prickling or sore pain
-droopy eyelids
-spasmodic jerking of injured part

SYMPHYTUM (comfrey)

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COUGH REMEDIES

1. ANTIMONIUM TARTARICUM: rattling mucus in chest, white coat on tongue, WET cough (stuck like tar), slightly blue and weak, don't want to be touched and better with fresh air

2. DROSERA: holds chest because coughing is severe
cough triggered by lying down, WHOOPING COUGH, hoarse/ deep voice cough worse after midnight, warmth, and drinking , nosebleed from cough

3. RUMEX: cold, open air causes tickling= cough, worse with uncovering or undressing, better with covering

4. SANGUINARIA: hacking cough, better from flatulence (belching/farting), HOT palms and soles , projectile vomiting, ride sided *headache*, flowers make worse

5. SPONGIA : dry cough, harsh and barking cough, * cough like saw through wood* , croup/seals bark , cough better eating and drinking, swelling of testes

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FEVER and URI remedies

1. ALLIUM CEPA:
2. APIS:
3. BELLADONNA:
4. EUPATORIUM:
5. EUPHRASIA
6. FERRUM PHOS
7. HEPAR SULPH
8. KALI BIC
9. STRAMONIUM
10. TUBERCULINUM

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allium cepa

bland lacrimation, sharp nasal discharge that may exocriate nose, profuse watery discharge "like a faucet" , laryngeal "tear"

5

apis

#1 for allergy reactions, worse with heat, burning stinging pain, urticaria with burning pain, active, vital busy

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belladonna

red, hot, moist face, profuse sweating, Headache, worse at 3 PM, craving lemonade/lemon, *thirstless, dizzy, flushes of heat, *better with pressure, worse leaning forward , worse on right side, R-side *otitis media

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eupatorium

better on hands and knees, *pain in eyeballs*, better with perspirations, *high fever*, flu, chills, *bone pains throughout the body feeling they are broken*

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euphrasia

-acrid tears with bland nasal discharge (compared to allium cepa which has bland tears, with accrid nasal)
-conjunctivitis
-inflammation of eyelids
-cough only in daytime

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ferrum phos

hemmorhages with *bright red blood*
feeling of sand under eyelids
*HIGH fever* of unknown origin
sudden onset of URI or flu

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Hepar sulph

extremely sensitive to COLD
*coldest remedy*
pharyngitis like fish bone in throat / resp mucosa
hypersensitivity to pain and cold
SOUR smelling stool, excretions
*offensive discharges*
pus and inflammation

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KALI BIC

thick, stringy, ropey discharge, esp from nose
*sinusitis*
arthritis
worse with undressing and allergic to beer
pains are felt in one spot (h/a) pain with rapid onset and end
aggravation from cold and damp
conformists and rigid and adhere to routine

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stramonium

fears water but thirsty
high fever, sunstroke, delirium, mania, fears
*fearful* night terrors , hallucinations
febrile convulsions
violent agitation, rage behavior, and mania
worse with fright, darkness, alone, sleep, swallowing, mirrors and bright light
better with in diffuse light and company and warmth

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tuberculinum

worse before storms and in cold, damp weather

rheumatism, respiratory problems

romantic, needs change and excitement

lymphadenopathy with *hard glands of neck*

craves smoked meats

intense, dry, persistent, cough
recurring bronchitis

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GI REMEDIES

1. CINA
2.COLYCYNTHIS
3. IPECAC
4. LYCOPODIUM
5. TABACUM
6. PODOPHYLLUM
7. VERATRUM

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CINA

worms in stool, pinworms, itchy rectum
convulsions / grinds teeth in sleep
fingers in nose and scratch nostrils
irritable kids

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COLOYCYNTHIS

colic/cramping pains- biliary, dysmenorrhea, kidney stones
feeling of stones being ground in abdomen
painful diarrhea
eases with bending double or triggered after outburst of anger

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IPECAC

persistent nausea and vomiting (with clear tongue)
hypersalivation
irritable
hemmorhage and gushing red blood in non-GI organs
strong desire but doesnt know for what

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LYCOPODIUM

stage fright and low self esteem but loves power, bully
bulimia*
wakes at night with huge appetite *
bloated and distended abdomen, better with eructation,
heartburn hours after meals
desire for sweet and candy
offensive smelling feet
chilly

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TABACUM

headache with *severe nausea*
nausea better with cold air and from *uncovering abdomen*
vertigo worse when opening eyes
worse with motion and seasickness

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PODOPHYLLUM

acute diarrhea and travelers diarrhea
watery and explosive offensive
worse at 4 AM

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VERATRUM ALBUM (white hellabore)

delusions of religion and identity, mania

COLD - extreme to the point of being blue , desires cold drinks even though so cold

GI- gastroenteritis with simultaneous (projectile) vomiting and diarrhea

faints at little exertion

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GLANDULAR REMEDIES

1. CALC CARB
2. CONIUM
3. PHYTOLACCA

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CALC CARB

*sour head persiprations, esp at night
*obesity
*chilliness
*restless sleep
*craving for sweets and eggs

obese, flabby, pale skin, puts on weight quickly and easily

chilly and worse from cold, wet weather but wants cold drinks

sweats on head during sleep

dyspnea on exertion

swollen glands, PMS breast pain before menses

fear of mice and heights

works to exhaustion/ workaholic

eczema

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CONIUM

fibrocystic breast , breast cancer
tumors are HARD
fibrous tissue of prostate, ovaries, breast

*BPH (glandular)
sxs: slow and progressive

*often suffer from impotence despite their high sexual desire

*can be anxious and depressed

vertigo made worse by movements
vertigo better with feet on chair

adenopathy and hypertrophic tonsils

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PHYTOLACCA

hardness, breast problems
mastitis

right sided complaints

painful dentition and clenching of teeth

pain at insertion of tendons: tendonitis or bursitis

inflammation of tonsils: better with cold drinks and worse with warm drinks

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GRIEF REMEDIES

1. AURUM
2. CAUSTICUM
3. IGNATIA
4. NATRUM MURIATICUM
5. PULSATILLA
6. STAPHYSAGRIA

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AURUM METALLICUM

suicidal ideas (jumping) and relieved from thoughts of suicide

violent palpitations with great anxiety , worse at night

feeling of failure, fears failure

ailment after business problem or financial loss

bone pains worse at night

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CAUSTICUM

anger of injustice
rebellious, political activist

constant desire to clear throat

craves salty food and smoekd meats

fear that something bad will happen

better from wet cloudy weather

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IGNATIA

ailments from/after grief or romantic disappointments/ hypersensitivity to emotion - easily offended

inflamed joints better with pressure, sore throat better with swallowing

fear of birds
dreams of water

nail in the head headache
worse with sugar and smells like coffee and cigarettes
hysterical

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NATRUM MURIATICUM

ailments from grief, dwells on past grief
experience grief by themselves, introverted

sad, but unable to weep, depression

h/a like "hammers"

*aggravation from the sun! worse mid-day when sun is strongest

craves salt , thirsty for ice cold drinks

feel vindictive towards those who have hurt them, especially when someone has done something about which they feel indignant, like in this case. She is angry and sad, and dwells on past disagreeable occurrences