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Kali Permanganicum.

Permanganate of Potash. 2KMnO4.

Proved by H. C. Allen. See Allen's Encyclopaedia, vol. 5, p. 351.


- Ulcerated throat, Woodgate, Hom. Rev., vol. 12, pp. 151, 152; Diphtheria (2 cases), Sprague, A. H. O., vol. 4, p. 360; Allen, A. H. O., vol. 3, p. 352; Nichol; Oehme's Therap., p. 45; B. J. H., vol. 34, p. 386.


Sanious discharge from nares.
Tonsils and soft palate swollen and inflamed; patches of whitish ulceration on tonsils; pain in swallowing; glands of neck tender. ~ Ulcerated throat.
Tonsils swollen, and on each patches of ulceration of yellowish color; much pain internally and externally.
Diphtheria, with ulceration, and gangrenous suppuration with fetid odor.
Violent headache; throat swollen and painful, profuse salivation; cervical glands swollen and painful; fauces covered with peculiar wash leather, greyish membrane; breath offensive from beginning, and thin, watery, sanious fluid escaping from nares excoriating upper lip; dark colored offensive diarrhea; vomiting; fluids taken by mouth return through nose; general prostration. ~ Diphtheria.
Comatose state; prostration extreme; nares completely plugged, fetor intolerable; pulse intermitting. ~ Diphtheria.
Pharynx swollen very much and covered with a yellowish membrane; high fever; unable to speak or swallow; pulse 135; furred tongue; fetid breath. ~ Diphtheria.
Pharynx covered with yellowish pseudo-membrane, not very firmly attached; extreme fetor of breath; inability to swallow; pulse 140 and feeble; great prostration. ~ Diphtheria.
Underneath a fetid, scab-like membrane considerable erosion of mucous membrane. ~ Diphtheria.
Odor of breath unbearable; fluids taken by mouth returned by nose; general and excessive prostration; great dyspnea; foul diphtheritic exudations all over fauces.

COUGH. [27]

Expectoration very fetid.


Girl, aet. 3; diphtheria.
Girl, aet. 6, suffering one week; diphtheria.
Girl, aet. 7; diphtheria.
Girl, aet. 9, stout build; diphtheria.
Girl, aet. 16; ulcerated throat.
Woman, aet. 25, cook; ulcerated throat.


Source: The Guiding Symptoms of Our Materia Medica Vol. 06, 1888
Description: Clinical materia medica of Kalium Permanganatum
Remedies: Kalium Permanganatum
Author: Hering, C.; Raue, C.G.; Knerr, C.B.; Mohr, C.
Year: 1888
Editing: errors only; interlinks; formatting
Attribution: Legatum Homeopathicum
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