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Thuja. (Thuja Occidentalis.)

Arbor Vitae. Coniferae.

The tincture is prepared from the fresh twigs.

Introduced by Hahnemann, proved by himself, Fr. Hn., Franz, Gross, Hartmann, Haynel, Hempel, Langhammer, Teuthorn, Wagner, and Wislicenus, R. A. M., vol. 5; Wolf, Hom. Erf., vol. 2, p. 203; Schreter, A. H. Z., vol. 62, pp. 66 and 68; Austrian Provings, Oestr. Zeit. fr Hom., vol. 2, p. 310.


- Mental depression, Schweikert, A. H. Z., vol. 89, p. 99; Mental aberration, Kunkel, A. J. H. M. M., vol. 4, p. 125; Med. Inv., Oct., 1870, p. 43; Imbecility, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 250; Sunstroke, Berridge, Hom. Phys., vol. 9, p. 451; Epileptic vertigo, Kunkel, I. Pr., 1873, p. 530; Headache, Tietzer, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 1, p. 211; Desterne, A. H. Z., vol. 82, pp. 31, 49; A. J. H. M. M., vol. 4, p. 74; Goullon, H. K., vol. 22, p. 20 (Times Ret., 1877, p. 45); Goullon, H. M., vol. 12, p. 369; Ulcer on head, Petroz, N. A. J. H., vol. 2, p. 311; Keratitis, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 247; Syphilitic iritis, Hills, N. A. J. H., vol. 21, p. 105; Inflammation of sclerotic, Frain, C. M. A., May, vol. 1, p. 143; Ophthalmia, Times Ret., 1875, p. 33; Ophthalmia and otorrhea, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 248; Affection of eyes, Berridge, A. J. H. M. M., vol. 4, p. 126; Hordeola, Tlff, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 5, p. 110; Tinea ciliaris, Cooper, Hom. Rev., vol. 17, p. 410; Ulcer above eye, Petroz, N. A. J. H., vol. 2, p. 310; Polypus of ear, Hughes, Hom. Rev., vol. 13, p. 536; Nasal catarrh, Hartmann, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 1, p. 399; Prosopalgia, Hubert, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 5, p. 195; Claude, Org., vol. 3, p. 90; Tumor of cheek, Minor, Med. Union, vol. 2, p. 154; Wart on cheek, Hawley, H. M., vol. 7, p. 527; Wart on upper lip, A. R., A. H. Z., vol. 78, p. 14; Fungus on lower jaw, Meurer, Amer. Hom., vol. 4, p. 118; Odontalgia, Berridge, A. J. H. M. M., vol. 4, p. 39; Berridge, A. J. H. M. M., vol. 1, p. 221; Affection of teeth, Heyden, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 5, p. 209; Neuralgic alveolar periostitis, Cooper, Hah. Mo., vol. 24, p. 254; Ulceration of tongue, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 257; Ranula, Bigler, A. J. H. M. M., vol. 7, p. 54; Blake, Hom. Rev., vol. 13, p. 583; Ussher, Hom. Rev., vol. 16, p. 108; Diphtheria, Ortleb, N. A. J. H., vol. 25, p. 97; Ileus, Boenninghausen, A. J. H. M. M., vol. 4, p. 8; Umbilical tumor, Fischer, A. H. Z., vol. 93, p. 61; Times Ret., 1876, p. 147; Affection of bowels and bladder, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 251; Diarrhea, Kunkel, A. H. Z., vol. 106, p. 197; J. T. M., Hom. Phys., vol. 6, p. 158; Bigler, Hom. Phys., vol. 9, p. 26; Birdsall, Hom. Phys., vol. 9, p. 191; Constipation, Nichols, Org., vol. 3, p. 345; Hemorrhoids, Haustein, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 1, p. 1006; Condyloma of anus, Gerstel, A. H. Z., vol. 94, p. 71 (Times Ret., 1877, p. 103); Rhagades at anus, Kunkel, A. H. Z., vol. 95, p. 5 (Times Ret., 1877, p. 103); Anal fistula, Eggert, Med. Inv., vol. 6, p. 143; Perineal fistula, Bascom, Hah. Mo., vol. 24, p. 543; Enuresis, Smith, A. J. H. M. M., vol. 1, p. 28; Incontinence of urine, Polle, A. J. H. M. M., vol. 3, p. 29; —, A. J. H. M. M., vol. 1, p. 74; Severance, Hah. Mo., vol. 24, p. 251; Med. Adv., Feb., 1889, p. 110; Gonorrhea, Hahnemann, Attomyr, Bernst, Hartm., Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 2, p. 101; Gollman, Reil, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 5, p. 551; Kunkel, A. H. Z., vol. 106, p. 204; Swan, Hom. Phys., vol. 6, p. 208; Suppressed gonorrhea, Wells, Hom. Phys., vol. 8, p. 525; Condylomata, Lobethal, Schelling, Wolf, Rummel, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 2, p. 172; Mohnike, B. J. H., vol. 1, p. 409; Helmuth, N. Y. J. H., vol. 1, p. 509; Condylomata on penis, Bell, Org., vol. 3, p. 372; Figwarts, Hoyne, Med. Inv., 1876, p. 540 (Times Ret., 1876, p. 175); Uterine disorder, Cate, N. A. J. H., vol. 5, p. 205; Uterine polypus, Petroz, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 5, p. 641; Herzberger, H. K., 1875, p. 146; Brighman, Org., vol. 2, p. 134; Excrescences in vagina, Hermel, N. A. J. H., vol. 2, p. 306; Growth on labia, Berghaus, Trans. A. I., 1872, p. 339; Polypus of vocal cord, Hendricks, A. H. Z., vol. 95, p. 131 (Times Ret., 1877, p. 81); McNeil, C. M. A., vol. 6, p. 591; Asthma, Stens, A. H. Z., vol. 83, p. 136; Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 250; Whooping-cough, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 253; Bojanus, H. Kl., 1873, p. 144; Pain in chest, G., A. J. H. M. M., vol. 3, p. 57; Haemoptysis, Kunkel, A. H. Z., vol. 94, p. 22 (Times Ret., 1877, p. 87); Fungus excrescences on neck, Pearson, Hom. Phys., vol. 2, p. 398; Atrophy of dorsal muscles, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 250; Spinal curvature, Kunkel, I. Pr., 1873, p. 169; Tumor on back, Gueyrard, Rck. Kl. Erf, vol. 4, p. 315; Atrophy of arm, Kunkel, I. Pr., 1873, p. 166; Rheumatism of arm, Mschk., Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 3, p. 548; Ulceration of fingers, Blackley, A. H. Z., vol. 103, p. 28; Warts on hand, Burnett, H. W., vol. 8, p. 38; Paralysis of leg, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 255; Sciatica, Mohr, T. H. M. S. Pa., 1886, p. 158; Nervous affection, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 256; Chorea, Kunkel, I. Pr., 1873, p. 533. Rittenhouse, T. H. S. Pa., 1880, p. 213; Ague, Allen, Hom. Phys., vol. 7, p. 259; Rheumatic fever, Smith, N. E. M. G., vol. 8, p. 449; Eruption, Kunkel, I. H. Pr., vol. 2, p. 251; Pemphigus, Kunkel, B. J. H., vol. 34, p. 138; Lupus exedens, Stens, A. H. Z., vol. 91, p. 488; Warts, Mayrhofer, Schindler, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 4, p. 312; Lindsay, Org., vol. 1, p. 472; Parsons, T. A. I. H., 1882, p. 181; Waugh, Am. Hom., vol. 4, p. 131; Variola, Boenninghausen, Trinks, Croserio, Rck. Kl. Erf., vol. 4, p. 115; Herzberger, B. J. H., vol. 36, p. 364; Berridge, Hah. Mo., vol. 10, p. 156; Moffat, Guy, Bond, Hom. Rev., vol. 5, p. 328; Wells, T. W. H. Conv., 1876, p. 451.

MIND. [1]

Forgetfullness, could scarcely collect his senses for half an hour in morning on waking; unable to go on with her dressing, constantly requires reminding.
Makes mistakes in talking, writing and looking.
In reading or writing uses wrong expressions, and omits words and syllables.
Commences every sentence anew without ability to finish it in spite of every effort of memory.
Stupefaction of head; vertigo, reeling sensation, as after turning in a circle.
Cannot think, talks slowly as if hunting for words; uses wrong words.
Mental dullness with pious fanaticism; no desire to work; anxious restlessness, sleeplessness, constipation and suppression of menses.
Very desponding. ~ Gonorrhea.
Sensation as if whole body were very thin and delicate, and could not resist least attack; as if continuity of body would be dissolved. ~ Chronic hysteria.
Fixed ideas: as if a strange person were at his side; as if soul and body were separated; that body, particularly limbs, are made of glass and will readily break; as if a living animal were in abdomen; talks about being under the influence of a superior power.
Imbecility of mind and loss of speech after vaccination; restless sleep, fretfullness, peevishness; cries all day; eyes stare vaguely; occasional flow of saliva from mouth; looks like an idiot.
Insane women will not be touched or approached.
Nervousness to such a degree that approach of a stranger gave her sudden twitches; when spoken to answered with tears and sobbing; skin on chest and right side of abdomen deep yellow.
Walks her room in a circle; inability to accomplish most simple work, even dressing; makes no demand for food, has to be reminded to take it, which she does without reluctance; several old warts on neck, and several of later growth, soft to touch, like lipoma and pointed; prolapsus vaginae; amenorrhea.
Talks hastily and swallows words.
Thoughtlessness; forgetfullness.
Hurried, with ill-humor; talks hastily.
Speaks very slowly, and in monosyllables.
Music causes him to weep, with trembling of feet.
Disinclined to talk, agg. on awaking mornings.
Want of disposition to do anything, ill-humor, anger.
Indisposition to any kind of intellectual labor.
Mental depression, after childbirth, in consequence of being told that there had been a slight rupture of perineum; grows quiet; thinks she must die; cannot sleep; has no appetite; shuns people; does not answer; seems not to understand a question; cannot count; is in constant anguish; wants to jump out of window; does not care for children or her relatives; stares before herself; hydrogenoid constitution.
Very depressed, sad, irritable.
Exceedingly out of tune; sad and disposed to weep.
Mental uneasiness; low-spirited and desponding; passionate; tired of life; morose; dissatisfied; unsteady.
Extremely scrupulous about small things. ~ Hysteralgia.
Sleeplessness at night; restlessness and tossing about; anguish which does not allow him to sleep; sleep full of dreams and startings.
Feels as if she cannot exist any longer; quiet, shunning everybody.
Loathing of life; very ill-humored and depressed.
Overexcited, quarrelsome; easily angered about trifles.
The child is excessively obstinate.


Vertigo: with eyes shut, ceases on opening them; when rising from sitting; on stooping, looking upward or sideways.
Epileptic vertigo, hair dry, and finger nails ribbed.


Tearing in forehead, temples, and occiput, agg. at night.
Pressing in vertex as from a nail; agg. afternoon and from 3 to 4 A. M.; amel. in motion and after sweat.
Boring through temples.
Headache: agg. from sexual excesses, overheating, overlifting; amel. from exercising in open air, looking upward, and turning head backward.
Headache from tea.
Violent stitch through left temple.
Transient pain in vertex as if bone were repeatedly pierced with needle near sagittal suture.
Violent pressing pain in region of vertex.
A feeling in vertex as if a nail were driven from within outward.
Sensation in right parietal bone and in left frontal eminence as if a nail were driven in, disappears on pressure.
Drawing, sticking pain in left temporal muscle, agg. by mastication, amel. by contact.
Boring pressure in head.
Intolerable tearing in head drives him from bed at night and obliges him to walk about, agg. on lying down.
Boring sticking in head and right eye.
Alternately boring, sticking, griping, lightning-like piercing headache in forehead, in and above eyes and in nasal bones.
A drawing, intermittent pain in left side of forehead.
Tearing in right side of head and face transversely across nose, extending into malar bone, teeth and across eye, agg. in morning and evening.
Headache on left side as if a convex button were being pressed on part. ~ Rheumatic affections.
Headache: early in morning; as if head were screwed asunder in articulation of malar bone and upper jaw; as if a nail were driven into vertex with a jerk; as if forehead would fall out.
Intense nervous (anemic) headache; remitting attacks after midnight; agg. raising head; eyelids affected; could not speak from severe pain; palpitation of heart; vomiting, nausea, eructations; sleeplessness; profuse menses.
From 7 to 9 P. M., latterly about midnight, severe bone pains in head, with sleep during intervals; pain agg. on sides of head, making a circle round it; continual pressure from outside deeply inward, as if bones were being knocked to pieces; sometimes knocks so severe that he cries out; sensitiveness of affected spots to touch, even combing hair; cannot lie on pillow, especially on left side; amel. by bending head backward, by compressing it with hands, and remaining without least motion; during paroxysms head bathed in perspiration; nose dry, obstructed; face red, injected, general heat of body; hard stool, with blood every third day; urine leaves yellow sediment. ~ Syphilitic headache.
Pains in head so severe she screams constantly; nearly loses consciousness and is unable to speak; pains and vomiting agg. when rising up; amel. in rest, and horizontal position; paroxysm at its height about midnight; pain prevents eyes from closing, has passed nearly two weeks with hardly any sleep; weak and exhausted; excessive menses appearing too often and lasting too long; forehead, region of ears and eyes felt as if stabbed with knives, and as if knives went tearing around in her brain; chilly; palpitation.
Neuralgia going from before backward.
Violent headache, especially at night; tearing in forehead, temples and occiput.
Hemicrania of sycotic origin, agg. soon after midnight.
Nervous, sycotic or syphilitic headaches.
Meningitis: children of sycotic or syphilitic taint, rather thin than fat, prone to eruptions, which, on healing, leave purple spots; teeth soon turn black and decay at gums; salivary glands swell; thrush or ranula; offensive discharge from ears; soreness of penis or vulva and about buttocks; frequently recurring morning diarrhea; pain in left iliac region; fetid foot sweats; uncovered parts sweat, while covered parts are dry and hot; parents have a greasy skin, warts and moles, and crave salt.
Everything seemed jumping, agg. when sitting up or from talking a long time, or if she closes eyes; fears she will lose consciousness; face red and feels hot; vomited tea, bitter as gall. ~ Sunstroke.


Scalp sensitive to touch or pressure of pillow; amel. if rubbed; violent burning, tearing, stitching pains, agg. in warm bed; as if beaten; very sensitive to touch on vertex.
Wants head and face wrapped up warm.
Dry herpes on head extending to eyebrows; dandruff.
White, scaly peeling-off eruption over scalp, extending over forehead, temples, ears and neck. ~ Pityriasis.
White, scaly dandruff; hair dry and falling out.
Tingling, biting, stinging, itching in scalp, amel. by scratching.
Sensation in occiput and temples as of insects.
Eruption moist, corroding on occiput and temples; agg. from touch, amel. from rubbing.
Sweat smelling like honey, mostly on uncovered parts.
On right side of sagittal suture a round ulcer, a little over an inch in diameter, edges little elevated, but hard for the space of a centimetre; bottom covered with a dull grey layer which yielded a serous, fetid pus; sharp, shooting pains, agg. evening and during night; had first appeared several years ago in the shape of a large tubercle which had almost immediately opened and assumed present form; paleness of face; frequent cough, followed by copious expectoration of frothy mucus; emaciation; great susceptibility to cold.
Hair thin, grows slowly, splits.


Flames of light mostly yellow; looking into light of day sees spots like bottles of water moving; colored flashes; clouds and streaks (muscae volitantes); flickering; a luminous disk, shining like a firefly; streaks of light or sparks passing downward, seen to one side of eye when in dusk, in daylight they appear like dark drops.
Double vision.
Objects appear smaller (before right eye).
When looking into light of day sees white spots like bottles of water moving about.
Mistiness or obscuration of sight with dilatation of pupils; burning of eyelids.
Dimness of vision like a mist before eyes; pressure in them as if they would be pressed out of head, or as if swollen.
Dimness of vision in open air like a veil, for near and distant objects, with confusion of head.
Weak eyes; pressure as from fine sand in them.
Amblyopia with blurring of vision, amel. by rubbing, black spots and bright sparks before eyes; dull aching above eye to back of head, with nausea.
Feeling of dryness, burning, or of sand in eyes.
Burning and stinging in eyes and lids, with injection of cornea.
A painful stitch through centre of left eye, commencing in centre of brain.
Tearing pain in left eyebrow, disappearing after touch.
Aching over right eye.
Heat and dryness in left external canthus, as if it would inflame.
Constant aching in eye, agg. in bright light.
Malignant blennorrhea, leuco-phlegmatic temperaments; always chilly.
Better when eyes are warmly covered; if uncovered, feels as if a cold stream of air were blowing out through them.
Large wartlike excrescences on iris with sharp, sticking pains in eye, agg. at night, amel. by warmth; heat around eye and side of face, tearing pain above left eye, injection of sclerotic and conjunctival vessels, feeling of fine sand under lids, tears stand in eyes, lids swollen and indurated. ~ Syphilitic iritis.
Inflammation of cornea; ulcerations of a syphilitic origin; hypopyon.
Inflammation of cornea with excessive photophobia; has been kept for seven years in a dark room; hair dry, brittle, short and falls out; sleepless at night; toward morning slumber, with many dreams; no appetite; pale, greyish color of face; every afternoon at 4 a shaking chill, followed by heat and thirst; urging to urinate; many dreams. ~ Chronic keratitis after vaccination.
Vascular tumor of cornea, which covered nearly two-thirds of its inner surface.
Small brown spots on cornea; photophobia.
Episcleritis; sclero-choroiditis; staphyloma.
Sclera becomes soft in consequence of extension of inflammation of cornea and iris; tenderness of globe; intolerance of light; general cachectic condition, either scrofulous or syphilitic; long deprivation of fresh air. ~ Scleritis.
Congestion of sclerotic conjunctiva.
Suffusion of eyes, especially in open air; tears do not flow, but remain in eye.
The whites of eyes are blood-red.
Dermoid swellings in conjunctiva; polypi; carcinoma.
Great photophobia; every time he breathes it seems as if cold air rushed in and out of his eyes; for this reason he must cover them up very warm. ~ Ophthalmia.
Ophthalmia neonatorum.
Congestion of conjunctival covering of sclerotic tunic from childhood; slight prurigo.
Conjunctivitis after vaccination; a whooping cough; scanty urine.
Chronic catarrhal conjunctivitis, granulations large, like warts or blisters, with burning in lids; agg. at night; excessive photophobia.
Chronic cases of large phyctenules of conjunctiva, very slow in progress, unyielding to treatment, and decidedly involving subconjunctival tissue.
Small brownish spots on cornea; photophobia; watery purulent otorrhea; dissatisfied with everything, quarrelsome; sleep disturbed by anxious dreams; after sleep miserable, fretful; sighing inspirations; hair grows slowly, spits at point; potbelliedness; thick upper lip with a tumor in its parenchyma of size of a pea, enlarging when taking cold; stings of insects cause inflammation of skin. ~ Chronic inflammation of eyes and otorrhea after vaccination.
Dry branny eruption upon eyelids, chiefly about cilia; eyelashes irregular and imperfectly grown; scales covering skin very fine; eyes weak and watery. ~ Tinea ciliaris.
Exophthalmus consequent upon a tumor behind eyeball (relieved).
Fungous tumor in orbit.
Agglutination of lids at night.
Feeling as if eyelids were swollen and a foreign body in eye.
Burning and stinging in edges of lids, in evening.
Inflammatory softening of inner surface of lids.
Inflammation of lids; they seem indurated.
Styes and tarsal tumors; chalazae, thick, hard knots.
Verrucae and tumors that resemble small condylomata.
Granular lids, granules large, wartlike.
Epithelioma of left lower lid; two cases, one of eight months, the other of three years' standing.


Inner ear feels swollen; hardness of hearing.
Noise in ear as from boiling water.
Creaking in left ear when swallowing saliva.
Stitches from neck into ear.
Chronic otitis media; watery or purulent discharge, smells like putrid meat; granulations in middle ear similar to condylomata; polypi.
Orifice of left meatus blocked up by a polypus, of raspberry-cellular variety, pale-red in color, bleeding readily when touched by probe; on detaching edges from rim of meatus, much muco-pus issued; deafness; shooting pains.


Smell in nose as of fish-brine or sour beer.
Coryza fluent outdoors, dry in room; violent, sudden.
Troublesome dryness and sensitiveness of nose.
Painful pressure at root of nose.
In right nostril a feeling of soreness or ulceration, agg. by pressure; swelling and induration of left ala with tensive pain.
Ulceration half an inch within nose, where there is a scab.
Discharge of offensive purulent mucus from nose.
Blows out much thick, green mucus mixed with blood and pus; later brown scabs form; nose sore; red eruption on alae, often moist.
Painful scabs in nostrils.
Chronic catarrh after measles, scarlatina, variola.
Frequent blowing of blood from nose.
A red itching spot, painfully sore to touch, in fissure of right wing of nose.
Nose red and hot.
Red eruption on nose, at times humid.
Eruptions on wings of nose.
Swelling and induration of alae nasi.
Warts on nose.
Lupus exedens on nostril (improved).


Face: red and hot, with a fine network of capillaries; circumscribed burning redness of cheeks; bloated, dropsical, erysipelatous; skin hot and red, peels off when washed; bloodvessels on temples distended; light-brown spots, freckles; red nodosities on temples; eruption leaves livid spots; scabious eruption; perspiration, especially on side on which he does not lie; dropsically bloated.
Edematous erysipelatous of face.
Faceache originating in left cheek bone, near ear, extending through teeth to nose, through eyes to temples into head; painful spots, burn like fire and are very sensitive to rays of sun.
Faceache, right side, after checking eruption on ear, leaving numb feeling.
Neuralgia of trigeminus after suppressed gonorrhea or eczema of ear.
Boring pain in left malar bone, amel. by touch.
Intense sticking between left ear and zygomatic arch.
Prosopalgia of twelve years' duration after suppression of an eczematous eruption on ear; during day paroxysms of pain every five to six minutes, very intense but of short duration, less often at night; pain begins about lips and gums, spreads thence over whole right side of face, which is congested and is followed by a feeling of tension and numbness.
Almost constant terrible neuralgia in left face, on level with zygomatic process and malar bone.
General feeling of illness, debility in extremities, loss of appetite, sleeplessness with agitation, melancholy and inability to work; chill in morning; dryness of mouth, thirst; chill returned at close of day; painful stiffness of neck; swelling of cervical glands; a pimple in middle of right eyebrow, conical, hard and red; hears with difficulty; shooting pain in left ear; ephelides on face; loss of taste; tearing pain in abdomen, agg. walking; tubercle opened, next day presented a greyish bottom, elevated edges, hardness of which extended nearly a centimetre beyond opening; violent shooting pains in ulcer, extending to root of nose, and internal angle of eye; toward evening chill with chattering of teeth; sensation of icy coldness through whole length of spine; sleeplessness; great depression of spirits, and discouragement.
Tumor on cheek.
Large, hard, dark-colored wart with a large base, on a lady's cheek, of several years' continuance, of late rapidly increasing in size.


Upper lip sensitive.
Lips pale, swollen, peeling off.
On upper lip, an elevated, red, violently itching spot.
Twitching of under lip, and here and there in places on skin.
Jerking sensation in upper lip near corner of mouth.
Pimples on lips and chin.
A wart on upper lip; grew upon a pedicle and split when allowed to grow into three or four hard, horny portions.
Thick upper lip, with a pea-sized tumor in its parenchyma, enlarging when taking cold.
Cracking of articulation of jaw.
White flat ulcers on inside of lips and corners of mouth.
Fungus on left lower jaw, purplish and easily bleeding, pedunculated, more angry in damp weather; eruption like zoster around abdomen.


Teeth: decay at roots (as in sycosis), crown remaining sound; crumble, turn yellow.
Gnawing pain in second left lower bicuspid, which was decayed close to gum; excitement removed pain; amel. by pressure of hand; agg. in bed; it extended over left forehead and into left side of neck.
A woman, aet. 72, faceache, with much soreness after pain; in paroxysms, with an hour's interval, for two months; unable to masticate; side of face sore and throbbing when lying on it; pains extend all over right side of head, when violent shoot to opposite side; agg. in cold or very warm room; dares not venture into a draft; teeth decayed, pain shoots up from these; pains come suddenly and go as suddenly, sometimes shoot into ear, attempts to read or think bring on pain. ~ Neuralgic alveolar periostitis.
Toothache from drinking tea.
Gums swollen, inflamed, dark red in streaks.


Taste: sweet; of rotten eggs, mornings; food seems not salt enough; of bread, as if dry or bitter.
Bites tongue frequently.
Burning and redness of tip of tongue, frequently covered with sore points; painfully sore to touch.
A painful ulcer on left margin of tongue, afterward on right.
Small white vesicles on tongue resembling miliary rash.
A white blister on side of tongue close to its root, painfully sore.
Ulcer of roundish shape under tongue in a child, after vaccination; its edge consists of a number of pointed condylomata, which could be separated by a fine probe.
Tongue swollen, agg. right side.
Varicose veins under tongue, excess of venosity everywhere, especially in throat.
Ranula, bluish, surrounded by varicose veins.
Semi-transparent, jellylike tumor, bluish tumor size of a small walnut, at root of tongue, left side, painless, soft; impeded speech, first noticed nine months ago; moans a good deal in her sleep; is liable to swelling of glands of neck; slight swelling of thyroid gland. ~ Ranula.


Aphthae; ulcers in mouth.
Inner mouth as if filled with blisters, or as if burnt.
Flat white ulcers on inside of lips and on corners of mouth.
While masticating food becomes very dry.
In left lower jaw, location that of first molar tooth, a fungous growth, purplish, bled easily; father sycotic; fungus agg. in damp weather; eruption like zoster around abdomen.


Redness in fauces.
Erosions in fauces with mucous tubercles.
Suspicious-looking ulcers in throat.
Throat dry and rough.
Throat feels raw, dry, as if containing a plug, or as if constricted when swallowing.
Hawking of tenacious mucus difficult to loosen.
Swallowing painful, especially of saliva.
A feeling of upward pressure in soft palate. ~ Catarrh.


Craving alternates with want of appetite.
No appetite. ~ Mental depression.
Thirst, especially at night; longs for cold food and drinks.
Dislike to fresh meats and potatoes.


Bad effects from beer, fat, acids, sweets, tobacco, tea, wine and onions.
Feels badly after eating even a little.


Eructations: rancid or acrid; of air, while eating; afford instant relief.
Gulping up of large quantities of acids.
Vomiting of mucus or of oily, greasy substances.


Contraction of epigastrium; pain.
Drinks fall audibly into stomach; they enter with a gurgling noise.
Pit of stomach swollen, sensitive.
Indurations in stomach and abdomen.


Stitches in hypochondria, now right then left.


Tension in abdomen; pressure in hypogastric region.
Stinging in abdomen as from needles, only while sitting.
Cutting pain in lower abdomen.
Attacks of pain beginning in left side, sometimes going around to left side of back, on waking in morning; when she begins to move, flesh there feels torn from bones; slightly amel. by eructations, though eructations cause spasms across spleen and around stomach.
Upper part of abdomen drawn in.
Abdomen large, particularly after eating.
Distension of flatus; rumbling; croaking and grumbling; as if an animal were crying in abdomen.
Emission of flatus without noise.
Sensation of something alive in abdomen.
Movement, as of something in lower abdomen, like a pushing of abdominal muscles by arm of a child, without pain.
A sudden starting, bounding sensation in right iliac region as from something alive.
Abdomen puffed, big, protrudes here and there, as from arm of fetus; motions therein as if it contained something alive (in old maids).
Ileus; spasmodic stricture, feels as if something alive were pushing out.
Ileus in right lower part of abdomen lasting two weeks; sweat only on uncovered parts, while covered parts were dry and hot. ~ Typhlitis.
After cord had fallen off umbilicus remained moist, and when seven days old, child presented at navel a swelling size and appearance of a raspberry.
Soreness of navel.
Painful swelling of inguinal glands.
Stitches in inguinal glands.
Tendency to hernia on left side after labor; feet sore and swollen.
Infantile hernia on left side; inguinal, child cries all time, and only quiet when left inguinal region is relieved from pressure or when thigh is flexed on abdomen.
Herpes zoster; zona.
Yellowish or brownish spots upon abdomen.
Hemorrhoidal colic.
Intussusception of intestines.


Diarrhea: daily in morning after breakfast; with colic; agg. after eating; watery, painless; bright-yellow, watery, streaming out with much gas, as if cork were pulled out of a full jug, excessive exhaustion, short and difficult breathing, anxiety, intermitting pulse, acute pressive pain in back opposite pit of stomach with a feeling as if no blood could circulate there, rapid disappearance of fat; recurring at same hour; chronic, traceable to vaccination; cholera morbus; cholera infantum.
Stool: pale-yellow, watery, copious, expelled forcibly with much noisy flatus; with blood; oily or greasy; gurgling like water from a bung-hole.
With fluid stools sensation in rectum as if boiling lead were passing through.
Stools grey, brown, offensive; great thirst, distended abdomen; irritable, moody; hair grows very slowly, is thin and stiff; appetite poor; excoriation in inguinal region and at orifice of prepuce; at times very frequent urination. ~ Diarrhea.
Child 7 weeks old, diarrhea since birth; two weeks ago stools began to be watery, gushing and yellow, would saturate everything; mother sycotic.
Pale, yellow, watery stools, forcibly expelled, copious, great gurgling in bowels; oozed from anus during sleep; great debility after stool with weakness by spells; loss of appetite, oppressed breathing; drinks roll into stomach audibly.
Aggravation: in morning; after breakfast; after coffee; after fat food; after onions; after vaccination; periodically returning at same hour.
Before stool: rumbling of wind.
During stool: passing of much loud flatus.
After stool: debility; repeated ineffectual urging.
Ineffectual urging to stool with erections.
A boy, aet 4, vaccinated two years ago, since then ailing; urging to stool and urination at same time with great pain on discharging feces and urine, suppresses urging as long as possible; feces white; oxyuris vermicularis; pale face; often dejected.
Constipation: stool in hard balls; obstinate, from inactivity or intussusception; stools large, hard, coated with blood; hard, thick and knotty stools; hard, followed by soft stool; stools retarded and insufficient.
Violent pain in rectum which prevents a passage, offensive perspiration about anus and on perineum.
Extreme constipation for several years despite an active country life; menses normal; irritable, easily provoked; craving for salt; hands and feet cold; stools large and very hard; has had rarely copious watery stools.
Burning soreness in anus lasting all day.
Much flatus, hard to expel, anus feels constricted, incarcerated flatus below right side of diaphragm. ~ Rheumatic fever.
Stitches from rectum into bladder.
During constipated stool: only a small quantity of stool passed each time, with pain in anus as if it would fly to pieces; great trouble in passing stool, as if anus had been constricted (hard, followed by soft stool); violent pains in rectum compel cessation of effort at stool, especially with hemorrhoids; flow of prostatic fluid.
After constipated stool: repeated ineffectual urging.
A stool at 6 P. M., with subsequent burning in anus, and shortly after a reiterated discharge of mucus, attended by very violent stitches in rectum, in direction of a line from anus to sacrum.
Painful constriction of anus with almost every stool.
Burning in anus.
Distinct violent stitches from anus into region of left iliac bone.
Sticking in anus.
Single flying, very painful stitches, in anus as from a fine needle while sitting.
Itching in anus.
Smarting in anus between intervals of stool.
Anus became sensitive after a slimy discharge, as if skin were cracked and chapped there.
Feeling of soreness in anus.
Pains in anus agg. from motion.
Hemorrhoids: during stool pains so great that she has to desist ; burning violently while walking; anus fissured; sensitive to touch; with condylomata ; burning, itching, pressing.
Two cases of perineal fistula.
Two cases of blind external fistula; cauliflower excrescence at verge of anus of size of a quarter of a dollar, and offensive perspiration around parts affected.
Fistula in ano.
Burning pain in perineum, the raphus of which was more prominent than usual, and one inch from anus a tubercle size of a pea appeared, which increased for three days, became moist, smarted, in walking, and then day by day became smaller, disappeared in about ten days.
Red blotches at anus like figwarts.
Knotty puffiness and excoriations on perineum.
Condylomata at anus.
Anus fissured, painful to touch, often with warts, sometimes immense numbers of flat, moist, mucous tubercles or condylomata surround anus, especially in syphilitic subjects.


Kidneys inflamed; feet swollen.
Stitches to bladder from rectum.
Bladder feels paralyzed, has no power to expel urine.
Pain in region of bladder, with painful drawing up of testes.
Violent burning in fundus of bladder.
A jerking, voluptuous formication in forepart of urethra.
Sensation of moisture running forward in urethra; orifice of urethra closed with a slimy fluid, a serous liquid, or a lump of mucus.
Urging to urinate frequent and hasty.
Obliged to urinate five or six times before bladder is empty.
Continued urging; passes a few drops of blood.
Wants to pass water, but feels as if a tape prevented.
Frequent urging, with profuse flow, more toward and in evening; with stitches in urethra.
Burning in urethra during, and for some time after micturition.
Frequent inclination to urinate; stream often interrupted.
Has to rise several times at night to urinate.
During micturition: cutting in urethra; burning.
Smarting and itching of female pudendum, with discharge of some drops of urine after micturition.
After urination feels as if a drop were running down urethra.
Continued dropping of urine; dribbling.
Burning, smarting, itching, cutting, stitching in urethra.
Urine: too frequent and too copious; profuse, lightyellow; contains sugar; foams, scanty, exceedingly dark; dark-red in morning; deposits a brown mucus; with dark, cloudy sediment, in rheumatism; red, depositing a brickdust sediment; highly colored and of strong smell.
Involuntary urination at night or when coughing.
Incontinence of urine for six weeks; got up at least six times nightly, and saturated bed frequently; was unable to attend school; urine highly colored and of a strong odor; had a large wart on left index finger, which had fallen off three weeks previously, leaving a hard, white base.
Incontinence of urine; desire came suddenly, was not able to retain urine an instant without grasping penis; urine scanty and scalding, slight backache; it seems as if a single drop at a time were running along.
For three months subparalysis of sphincter vesicae; especially in daytime he cannot hold his urine when riding or on long walks.
Warts on her hand; incontinence of urine for three or four years.
Urine highly colored and of a strong smell, warts here and there. ~ Enuresis nocturna.
Chronic incontinence of urine from paralysis of sphincter vesicae (in old, flabby constitutions).


Excitation or depression in genital system.
Nightly painful erections causing sleeplessness.
Irresistible inclination to onanism even during sleep.
Nocturnal emissions: wake him; followed by heaviness and ill-humor.
Discharge of prostatic fluid.
Painful spermatic cords from suppressed gonorrhea.
Renewed gonorrhea after coition.
Impotence after gonorrhea.
Prostatic affections from suppressed or badly-treated gonorrhea.
Gonorrhea: scalding when urinating, urethra swollen; urinal stream forked; discharge yellow, green, watery; with warts; red erosions on glans; subacute and chronic cases, especially when injections have been used and prostate is involved.
Gonorrhea, with a soft lump having an abrasion upon it, on left side of frenum preputiae; lump smooth and painless.
Checked gonorrhea: articular rheumatism; prostatitis; impotence; condylomata; sycosis, etc.
Jerking in penis.
Burning sensation between prepuce and glans penis.
Itching on inner surface of prepuce.
Round, flat, unclean ulcer on corona glandis.
Small flat vesicle on glans penis.
A red growth like condylomata on inner surface of prepuce.
Moisture on glans penis.
Glans very sensitive.
Swelling of prepuce.
Eczema on genitals.
Red excrescence on inner surface of prepuce like figwarts.
Smooth red excrescences behind glans penis.
Inner surface of prepuce as well as point of penis below coronal glandis covered with small, pointed condylomata; slight discharge of viscid fluid; whole perineum occupied by one broad condyloma half an inch in height; it was constantly moistened by a slimy, purulent discharge; could scarcely bear pain, especially when walking, and acrid discharge had irritated thigh on inside of which another small condyloma had formed; margin of anus occupied by three large condylomata.
For three weeks a large number of condylomata surrounding glans penis, red, pedunculated, growing rapidly, quite exuberant and dry, and following gonorrhea; weakness of back; frequent urination.
Round, unclean, elevated ulcers with red margin, moist and painful; condylomatous excrescences.
Erosions and rawness between legs and on sides of scrotum; constantly oozing moisture.
Condylomata, mucous tubercles, sycotic cauliflower excrescences; figwarts, smelling like old cheese or herring brine.
Condylomata: fan-shaped; moist; suppurating; large.
Red spots on prepuce changing to an ulcer with scurf.
Smallpox on inner surface of prepuce, humid and suppurating and depressed in centre.
Chancres, with pain as from splinters sticking.
Itching ulcers with unclean bottoms, or whitish chancres with hard edges.
Feeling in testicles as if they moved.
Left testicle drawn up.
Aching in testes as if contused, agg. when walking.
Sweetish-smelling sweat on scrotum.
Strong, sweetish, honeylike smelling sweat on genitals, staining linen yellow; humid pimples on scrotum.


Warts, condylomata and other excrescences about vulva.
Ulcers on internal surface of vulva; vulva has a sore and smarting feeling.
Pressing and contracting pain in vulva while sitting.
Cramplike pain in vulva and perineum when rising from a seat.
Cramp pain in vulva extending as far as abdomen.
Burning and smarting in vagina when walking and sitting.
Whitish ulcers on inner surface of labium majorum.
Coition prevented by extreme sensitiveness of vagina.
Left ovary inflamed, agg. at each menstrual nisus; distressing pain, burning, when walking or riding; must lie down; pain extends through left iliac region into groin, and sometimes into left leg, pain sometimes burning.
Cutting, shooting, squeezing pains in region of left ovary.
Ovarian, or severe pain in ovaries, uterus and abdomen result of an overphysiological action, always located in ovaries or duct.
Erosions on os uteri like aphthae.
Uterine polypus which had been operated on eighteen months before; could not walk or ride in a carriage from distress of left iliac region, extending up to loin; pain in left groin.
Sickly appearance; oppression of breathing; congestion to head and face; impairment of memory; bowels irregular; colicky pains; menorrhagia followed by leucorrhea; pains in small of back; tiredness of legs; polypus attached by a long pedicle. ~ Uterine polypus.
Menses every two weeks and lasting too long; blood dark and profuse for three days, then remaining as a slightly-colored secretion up to next period; uterus prolapsed, firm, fleshy; oval body with a thick pedicle extended out of os about size of a thumb; os appeared widely open; exploring finger could surround polypus; labia of orifice strongly hypertrophied and swollen. ~ Uterine polypus.
Displacement of uterus; prolapsus.
Cauliflower excrescences of os uteri.
Cancer of uterus from sycosis.
After several premature labors, womb twice its natural size; no unnatural color of os; os closed laterally on itself in form of a mouth half an inch wide; in anterior lip a hard tubercle size of a bean; whole os and cervix had a hard resisting feel; a cutting and burning pain which patient was sure was at point of finger, when finger pressed os; pricking, disagreeable feeling above pubis into bowels; burning and at times cutting above left ilium and in region of ovary; yellowish leucorrhea, causing smarting of vagina; menses seven to fourteen days, very profuse, bright-red, no clots; steady burning pain in sacrum; frequent urination; smarting in anus; aching in left hypochondrium.
Menses: too early and too short; preceded by profuse sweat; scanty, with terrible distressing pain in left ovarian and iliac region.
Before menses: excitement and pulsation of arteries, heat of head, headache and toothache; labor-like abdominal pains, tenesmus and faintness; much perspiration.
During menses: tiredness, palpitation, spasmodic weeping; restlessness in legs; retching, pressing in stomach, distension, pain in abdomen and back; bearing down out of genital organs; burning in varicose veins of genitals, sensitiveness and swelling of breasts; general coldness.
After menses: tiredness, rush of blood upward; toothache; sleeplessness; nightmare.
Dysmenorrhea; interstitial tumor, fibroid.
Leucorrhea: mucous, from one period to another, mild, leaves a yellowish-green stain; sycotic.
Upon spots formerly occupied by erosions, caused by extreme distension during labor, little pea-sized excrescences, surface of which was continuous, without any pedicle, with mucous membrane of vagina; three or four were situated on posterior wall; one at orifice on anterior wall and another at fourchette.
After a fall a wartlike growth on right labium, painful to touch, bleeding easily, preventing walking.
Condylomatous enlargement of clitoris, vagina and anus.
Figwarts from syphilis.
Condylomata moist, suppurating, stinging and bleeding.
Erectile tumors with burning.
Bleeding fungus of breast (completed cure after Phos.).


Child moves so violently it awakens her, causes cutting in bladder with urging to urinate; pains in left sacro-iliac articulation, running into groin; eighth month.
Abortion at third month.
Labor: pains weak or ceasing; contractility hindered by sycotic complications; pains in left sacro-iliac articulation running into left groin; pain from walking, insupportable, must lie down.


Voice low.
Sensation as of a skin in larynx.
Polypus of vocal cord.
Condylomata. ~ Syphilis.


Short-breathed: from mucus in trachea; from fullness and constriction in hypochondria and upper abdomen; as from adhesion of lungs; at night.
Asthma: with gonorrhea, without having been exposed to contagion.
Asthma, agg. at night, with red face; coughing spells or sensation of adhesion of lungs.
Asthmatic attacks in longer and shorter intervals, and at different times of day; palpitation periodically, in rest and motion; craving appetite; violent headache, especially at night; tearing in forehead, temples, occiput; nose stopped up; coryza after spells of asthma.
Asthmatic attacks, since a year, in a child aet. 2 1/2, after vaccination; paroxysms in day as well as night, with whistling respiration, last about two hours; sleep restless; occasional obstinate constipation; singular darkcolored excoriations on nates; dry, thin hair.
Asthma, with little cough, but sensation as if something were growing fast in region of left lower ribs.
A man, aet. 47, had been vaccinated, since then complaining; paroxysms usually at night, with mucous rattle or whistling respiration, also coughing spells with intense redness of face; very irritable; sleeps poorly; stitches in hypochondria, now on right then on left side; feels bad after eating slightest quantity of food; excessive flatulence; pain at times in all joints; after asthmatic paroxysms, profuse perspiration, oily; hollow-eyed; agg. every other night; urine scanty; excretion slow; toward end of paroxysm drawing in lower limbs, which are at all times red like a boiled lobster; obstinate constipation.
Breathing short and quick, agg. from deep inspiration and talking, amel. by lying on affected side, but pains compel him to lie on back. ~ Rheumatic fever.

COUGH. [27]

Cough: constant, without difficulty in breathing; short, interrupted, convulsive; frequent, dry, hacking; during day; none after lying down; evenings after lying down; sputum loose and easier when he turns from left to right side; in morning, after rising; immediately after eating; as soon as he eats or drinks anything cold.
Whooping cough: immediately after vaccination, in two scrofulous boys.
Sputa: green; taste like old cheese.


Spasm of lungs from drinking cold water.
Stitches in chest from drinking anything cold.
Sensation as of falling drops in chest.
Hot rising into chest.
Ebullition in chest, with audible palpitation.
Pain in left pectoral region going down to ant. sup. spinous process of innominate bone; pain in head sharp in back of crown; agg. in morning and in warm weather; both pains agg. at same time; sharp pain in lung; has to go to bed; palpitation on walking fast in open air; a jar seems to throw the wind out of him; when pain is severe, draws himself up to left side; agg. when putting left side upon stretch, and on pressure.
Hemorrhage from lungs; quantity of blood very great, smell terribly offensive.


Cramp in heart.
Palpitation: periodical, in rest or motion; from ascending; anxious, when awaking mornings; audible, with violent congestion to chest.
Violent pulsations in evening.
Pulse, full, accelerated evening; slow and weak morning.
Swelling of veins.


Skin blue over clavicles.
Brownish spots upon chest.


Cervical glands swollen.
Oily brown skin on back of neck.
Blueness of external throat from distension of veins.
Small red pimples on neck close together.
Pustular eruption on neck and face, soon drying up.
Large fungous excrescence on neck, back of left ear, growth of three or four years; it measured about one and a half inches in diameter and about same from base to top, very tender and vascular, bleeding from slightest touch. ~ Fungus haematodes.
Painful stiffness of nape of neck.
Sensation of stiffness in nape of neck and on left side of neck, extending into ear, even during rest, in no way impedes movement of neck.
Drawing tension in nape of neck.
Painful tension in right side of nape and in small of back, slight in left side of nape.
Burning from small of back and sacrum to between scapulae.
Drawing pain in small of back, sacrum, os coccygis and thighs, preventing erect position, after prolonged sitting; pressive bruised sensation in back and loins, early on rising, agg. on turning trunk and while standing, amel. in walking; tensive pain.
Throbbing and pulsation in back.
Cramplike pain in lumbar region after long standing when attempting to walk feels as if he would fall.
Violent stitch between coccyx and anus.
Spinal curvature in a boy aet. 11; spine from fifth to twelfth vertebrae bent backward, long dorsal muscles in this region atrophied; cannot stand erect, is bent forward, and supports body by putting hands upon his knees; on sitting on a chair, supports himself by holding fast to back of chair; on sitting upon floor head sinks upon knees; hair is thin, of slow growth; urethra reddened; belly enlarged, potbellied; nose always stopped up. ~ After vaccination.
Boils on back.
Boils near small of back with large red borders.
Steatomous tumors, one over first dorsal vertebra, other over middle of spine of left scapula, of violet color, rounded shape, slightly yielding to pressure of fingers; they measure across middle, taken perpendicularly, about two inches and a half, rather more transversely; tumors somewhat pedunculated, could be handled without pain, but lying on back, in bed, caused bruised or smarting pain; constant thirst.


Sticking in shoulders.
Tearing throbbing, ulcerative pains in shoulder extending to fingers; twitching of muscles of arm; forearm and fingers numb as if dead, insensible to heat of stove; pain agg. when arm is left hanging, also agg. from warmth of bed at night, and when placing arm over head; amel. from motion, in cold air and during sweat; chilliness and yawning after midnight; falls asleep late; terrifying dreams; every three or four days difficult stools; frequent urging to stool; feces at times colored with blood; thirst only at night; cold sensation in arms; audible palpitation of heart with nausea; despondent. ~ Rheumatism.
Involuntary jerking of arm during day.
Atrophy of right arm after revaccination; heavy sleep, feels badly in morning, stool extremely hard; bleeding after stool; urine scanty; especially prominent is atrophy of abductor pollicis, flexion of thumb and forefinger impossible; function of biceps wanting; extension tolerable, normal; lower arm icy-cold.
Burning pain in all muscles.
Herpes on elbow.
Brown spots under arms like nevi materni.
Thirty to forty warts on hands, especially on dorsa; surface of smaller ones smooth, almost transparent; larger ones rough like cauliflower.
Twenty two twenty-five warts on right hand, hard, horny, with rough surfaces; spots of eczematous eruption as large as a penny, covered with small scales, on extensor surface of arm near wrist.
Four horny, painful warts on hands, of three years' duration.
Very numerous warts on hands of a girl aet. 12.
Brown color of dorsum of hand.
White scabby herpes on dorsum of hand and on fingers.
Hands covered with cold sweat.
Finger tips: erysipelatous, with tingling; numb and cold as if dead.
Erysipelas of fingers.
Suppuration of finger nails. ~ After vaccination.
Finger nails distorted, crumbling and discolored.


Painful laxity in hip joints, as if capsules of joints were too weak and relaxed; when walking legs feel as if made of wood.
Tension from hip joint to groin, and along posterior part of thigh down to knee.
Drawing in both hips.
Shooting in left hip, with sensation of lower extremities being elongated.
Sciatica in left leg, exacerbations gradually growing more and more severe, until she was finally confined to bed for several weeks; left leg atrophied; first twinges of sciatica felt when she was pronounced cured of a gonorrhea which had been treated with injections three years ago.
Coxalgia, with lengthening of limb.
Paresis and atrophy of right leg with considerable coldness of same, after vaccination, in a child aet. 2; occasional pain in back and abdomen; pale face.
Weariness in internal muscles of both thighs as if they would break down.
Ulcers on thighs.
Enlarged nevus on thigh in a child aet. 5 months.
Brown skin on legs, particularly on inner surface of thighs.
Gonorrheal rheumatism located in fibrous part of knee joint.
Weakness of left leg while sitting, changing into a cutting in muscles of calves when walking.
White blotches on calves of legs.
Pains in feet and ankles after suppressed gonorrhea, could not walk.
Numbness of left foot.
Pain in heel as if gone to sleep.
Stitches above heel in tendo-Achillis.
Inflammatory red swelling of dorsa of feet and of toes with tension when stepping on them.
Shining red inflammatory swelling of toes.
Burning, tearing, stitching in corns.
White nodosities on toes.
Tips of toes red and swollen.
Fetid sweat on toes; suppressed foot sweat.
Nets of veins as if marbled, on backs of feet.
Red spot on dorsum of foot.
Toe nails: brittle and distorted; crumbling; misshapen.
Ingrowing toe nails.


Trembling of hands and feet.
Drawing and sensation of weariness with apparent dullness of feeling.
Limbs go to sleep.
One-sided complaints; paralysis.
Rheumatism, with numb feeling; agg. in warmth, from moving, at night after 12 P. M.; amel. from cold and after sweating.
Stitches in limbs and joints.
Joints crack when limb is stretched.
Frozen limbs.
Nails of fingers and toes become wavy and dry so that they partly crumble.
Nails crippled, brittle, discolored or soft.
Cracking of joints when they are extended.
Numerous hangnails.
Pimples on knee like varicella, others with tips full of pus, surrounded by a red areola, especially on thighs, elbows and forearms.


Rest: headache amel.
Lying: agg. pain in head; agg. on painful side of face; on affected side, asthma amel.; cough amel.; on back, pain in tumors agg.; on left side, anxious dreams.
Horizontal position: headache amel.
Sitting: stinging in abdomen; stitches in anus; pain in vulva; burning and smarting in vagina; pain in small of back agg.; weakness of left leg.
Standing: cramplike pain in lumbar region.
Motion: pressing in vertex amel.; pain in anus agg.; pain in shoulder and arm amel.; rheumatism agg.
Stooping: vertigo.
Sitting up: everything seems jumping.
Rising: vertigo; headache and vomiting agg.; pain in vulva and perineum; bruised sensation in back and loins agg.
Looking upward: headache amel.
Turning head backward: headache amel.
Stepping: tension in swelling of feet and toes.
Walking: is obliged to at night with pain in head; pain in abdomen agg.; cannot hold his urine; condylomata agg.; aching in testes agg.; burning and smarting in vagina; pain in ovary agg.; prevented by wartlike growth on right labium; labor pains agg.; in open air, palpitation; bruised sensation in back and loins amel.; legs feel as if made of wood.
Talking: asthma agg.
Coughing: involuntary urination.
Ascending: palpitation.
Riding: cannot hold his urine; pain in ovary agg.

NERVES. [36]

Limbs go to sleep.
Sensation of lightness in body when walking.
Flesh feels as if beaten loose from bones.
Feeling as if body were frail and easily broken.
Frequent starts or jerks of upper part of body. ~ Chorea.
Weakness; debility, agg. mornings; debilitated all over as from fatigue.
Rapid exhaustion, causing oppressed and short breathing; irregular and intermitting pulse.
After revaccination, falling out of hair, which is very dry; headache; vertigo; poor sleep; difficult falling asleep; nightly restlessness; weakness in lower extremities; constant thirst; pain in epigastrium.
After revaccination, cannot sleep; canine hunger; after eating, great fullness; had been drinking hard some weeks ago, since then sleeplessness; loss of appetite; profuse sweats day and night; slight unpainful discharge from urethra; tremulous limbs; visions of strange people at night; great anxiety and restlessness; cannot remain in bed, must walk about; scanty urine; frequent urination.
Chorea, at night and in morning; craving appetite; dry hair; very ill-humored and obstinate; laughs a good deal without cause.
Chorea; catalepsy.
Paralysis of one side.

SLEEP. [37]

Sleep heavy, cannot get fully awake mornings.
Sleeplessness: sees apparitions on closing eyes; parts lain on painful; from heat and restlessness; from mental depression; after revaccination.
Uneasy sleep with dreams.
Anxious dreams when sleeping on left side; of dying, or dead people or corpses.

TIME. [38]

At 3 A. M.: chill.
From 3 to 4 A. M.: pressing in vertex agg.
Morning: disinclined to talk; faceache agg.; headache; diarrhea; chill; taste of rotten eggs; on waking, pain from left side to back; urine dark-red; cough; pain in left side agg.; palpitation; pulse slow and weak; debility; chorea; cannot get fully awake; chill; heat; sweat.
Afternoon: pressing in vertex agg.
During day: cannot hold his urine; cough; jerking of arm.
All day: burning soreness in anus.
At 5.30 P. M.: chill.
Evening: faceache agg.; pain in ulcers on head agg.; burning and stinging in lids; chill; frequent urging to urinate; violent palpitation; pulse full, accelerated; chill; cold creeps on back.
At 6 P. M.: stool followed by burning in anus.
From 7 to 9 P. M.: bone pains in head.
Night: sleeplessness; tearing in head agg.; violent headache; pain in ulcer on head agg.; pains in eye agg.; conjunctivitis agg.; frequent urination; involuntary urination; painful erections; dyspnea; asthma agg.; thirst; chorea; cold creeps on back; heat; itching and shooting in eruption.
Midnight: headache at its height.
After midnight: hemicrania agg.; chilliness and yawning; rheumatism agg.; chill.


Warmth: amel. eyes; agg. rheumatism.
Warm air: seems cold; uncovering, shivering.
Warmth of bed: headache agg.; toothache agg.; pain in shoulder and arm agg.
Warm weather: pain in left side agg.
Cold water: drinking, causes spasms of lungs; stitches in chest; causes eruption to burn.
Cold air: pain in shoulder and arm amel.
Cold: great susceptibility, ulcer on head, also in blennorrhea; tumor on upper lip agg.; rheumatism amel.
Worse in cold or very warm room: faceache.
Open air: exercising, headache amel.; dim vision, suffusion of eye; coryza fluent; on walking, palpitation.
Least change of weather: chilly.
Draft: faceache agg.
Damp weather: fungus on lower jaw agg.
Overheating: headache agg.
Rays of sun: painful spots on face sensitive.

FEVER. [40]

Shivering through and through from slightest uncovering of body in warm air.
Cold creeps on back in evening and night.
Always chilly from least change of weather.
Chilly and weak some time before regular paroxysms.
Chill: in attacks, mostly evenings; with yawning, warm air seems cold and sun seems to have no power; on left side which feels cold to touch; after 12 P. M. and in morning, without thirst; with thirst; beginning in thighs; about 3 A. M., followed by thirst, then profuse perspiration all over except on head; as if drenched with cold water; internal with external heat and violent sweat; followed by sweat.
Heat: morning, chill afternoon; evenings, mostly on face; dry, of covered parts; burning in face without redness; with thirst neither preceded nor followed by chilliness.
Sensation of burning heat in face which causes neither real heat nor redness; or perspiration with icy-cold hands, with moderate warmth of rest of body.
Flushes of heat in face without thirst.
Dry heat: of covered parts; during sleep.
Sweat: only on uncovered parts; general, except head; when walking in morning, mostly on head; during sleep, stops when he awakens; oily, fetid, smelling sweetish; with congestion of blood to head; soursmelling, or fetid, almost every night; profuse, at night, staining clothes yellow as if saturated with oil; staining brownish yellow; most on upper part of body; profuse about genitals; scrotum, perineum and inner surface of thighs dripping; on feet; amel. indoors.
Chills began promptly at half past five every afternoon, and lasted for an hour; very severe, always beginning in thigh from knee to hip, and from there extending over body; sits with a leg on each side of register and remains until chill has passed; fever several hours, followed by a profuse drenching sweat, which ends about 2 or 3 A. M., even wetting bed.
Intermittent fever with chronic gonorrheal contamination.


Periodically: palpitation.
Recurring at same hour: diarrhea.
Every five or six minutes: paroxysms of faceache.
Every hour: for two months, faceache.
Lasting two hours: asthmatic attacks.
Every afternoon at 4: chills.
Every other night: asthma agg.
Every two weeks: menses.
Every three or four days: difficult stools.
Third month: abortion.


Left: stitch in temple; as if a nail were driven in frontal eminence; pain in temporal muscle; drawing pain in forehead; as if a button were pressed on head; stitch through centre of eye from brain; tearing pain in eyebrow; heat and dryness in canthus; tearing pain above eye; epithelioma on lower lid; creaking in ear; meatus of ear blocked up by polypus; swelling and induration of nostril; faceache; sticking between ear and zygomatic arch; shooting in ear; fungus on lower jaw; gnawing in lower bicuspid; toothache extends to forehead and neck; pain from side to back; hernia; stitches from anus into iliac bone; a soft lump on frenum preputiae; ovaritis; pain in groin; pain in iliac region; as if something had grown fast to lower ribs; pain from pectoral region to anterior superior spinous process of innominate bone; fungus back of ear; stiffness of neck; shooting in hip; sciatica; leg atrophied; weakness of leg when sitting; numbness of foot; chill; red itching spot with vesicles on forearm.
Right: skin on chest and abdomen yellow; as if a nail were driven into parietal bone; boring sticking in head and eye; ulcer on head; eye, objects appear smaller; aching over eye; soreness of nostril; faceache; pimple in eyebrow; sudden motion in iliac region; ileus; incarcerated flatus below diaphragm; wartlike growth on labium; painful tension in nape of neck; atrophy of arm after vaccination; warts on hand; paresis and atrophy of leg after vaccination; tubercle between scrotum and thigh.
Left to right: ulcer on tongue.
Right to left: faceache; stitches in hypochondria.
From before backward: neuralgia in head.


As if whole body were very thin and delicate; as if its continuity would be dissolved; as if frail and easily broken; as if made of glass; as if a living animal were in abdomen; as if a nail were pressing into vertex; as if vertex were pierced with a needle; as if a nail were driven from within outward in vertex; as if a nail were driven into right parietal bone and left frontal eminence; lightning-like headache; as if a convex button were pressed on left head; as if head were screwed asunder; as if forehead would fall out; as if bones of head were being knocked to pieces; forehead, ears and eyes as if stabbed; as if knives went tearing around in brain; as if beaten; as of insects on occiput and temples; as if eyes were swollen and would be pressed out of head; as of fine sand in eyes; as if a cold stream of air were blowing through eyes; as of a foreign body in eye; as if flesh were torn from bones in left side and back; as if abdominal muscles were pushed out by arm of a child; sudden bounding in right iliac region as of something alive; as if blood could not circulate in back opposite pit of stomach; as if boiling lead were passing through rectum; as if anus would fly to pieces during stool; as if skin of anus were cracked and chapped; bladder as if paralyzed; as of moisture running in urethra; as if a tape prevented urination; as of a single drop running along urethra; as if testicles moved; as if testicles were contused; as of a skin in larynx; as if something were grown fast in region of left lower ribs; as of falling drops in chest; legs as if made of wood when waking; as if lower extremities were elongated; as if muscles of thighs would break down; lightness in body when walking; as if flesh were beaten from bones; as if skin were pricked with needles; as from flea-bites.
Pain: in epigastrium; in abdomen and back; during menses.
Cutting: in lower abdomen; in urethra; in left ovary; above left ilium; in muscles of calves.
Piercing pain: in head.
Boring: in temples; in head; in right eye; in left malar bone.
Stitches: through left temple; in scalp; through left eye from centre of brain; from neck into ear; in hypochondria; in inguinal glands; from rectum into bladder; from anus to sacrum; from anus into left iliac bone; in anus; in urethra; in chest; between coccyx and anus; in tendo-Achillis; in corns; in limbs and joints.
Shooting: in ulcer on head; in left ear; in face; in left ovary; in left hip; in eruption.
Sticking: in left temporal muscle; in head; in right eye; in eye; between left ear and zygomatic arch; in anus; as from splinters in chancres; in shoulders.
Stinging: in scalp; in eyes and lids; in edges of lids; in abdomen as from needles; in condyloma.
Pricking: above pubis into bowels; in ulcers.
Tearing: in forehead, temples and occiput; in head; in face; in scalp; in left eyebrow; above left eye; in abdomen; in shoulder to fingers; in corns.
Drawing: in left temporal muscle; in left forehead; in nape of neck; in small of back; in sacrum; in os coccygis; in thighs; in hips; in limbs.
Pressure: in vertex; in head; in eyes; at root of nose; in soft palate, upward; in hypogastric region; in vulva; in stomach during menses; in back and loins.
Burning: in scalp; in eyes; in lids; in edges of lids; in spots in face; in anus; in perineum; in fundus of bladder; in urethra; between prepuce and glans; in vagina; in left ovary; above left ilium; in sacrum; in varicose veins of genitals during menses; in erectile tumors; from small of back to between scapulae; in all muscles; in corns; in face; of skin; of eruption after cold water; in fistulous ulcers.
Biting: in scalp.
Smarting: in anus; in tubercle near anus; in pudendum; in vagina; in tumors on back.
Throbbing: in face; in back; in shoulder to fingers.
Gnawing: in decayed tooth.
Contracting pain: in vulva.
Cramplike pain: in vulva and perineum; in heart; in lumbar region.
Constriction: in anus.
Bearing down: during menses.
Ulcerative pain: from shoulder to fingers.
Griping pain: in head.
Squeezing: in left ovary.
Jerking: in upper lip; in penis.
Aching: above eye to back of head; over right eye; in eye; in testes; in left hypochondrium.
Soreness: of penis; of vulva; about buttocks; in right nostril; after faceache; of tip of tongue; of navel; in anus.
Bruised feeling: in back and loins; in tumors on back.
Tensive pain: in left ala nasi.
Tension: in abdomen; in nape of neck; in small of back; from hip joint to groin; along posterior part of thigh to knee; in dorsa of feet and of toes.
Swollen feeling: in eyes and lids; in inner ears.
Stiffness: in nape and left side of neck.
Heat: in left outer canthus; around eye and side of face; in face.
Tingling: in scalp; in finger tips.
Numbness: after faceache; in forearm and fingers; in heel; in left foot; with rheumatism.
Formication: in urethra.
Coldness: through whole length of spine; in arms.
Dryness: in eyes; in left outer canthus; of nose.
Itching: in scalp; in anus; in pudendum; in urethra; on inner surface of prepuce; of ulcers; on abdomen; on back; on arms and legs; in ulcers.


A surplus of producing life; nearly unlimited proliferation of pathological vegetations, condylomata, warty sycotic excrescences, spongy tumors and spongy pock exudates organize hastily; all morbid manifestations are excessive, but appear quietly, so that beginning of diseased state is scarcely known.
Acts prominently on sclerotic coat of eye.
Rapid emaciation, with deadness of affected parts.
Dissolution of fluids of body, which become acrid, probably caused by Thuja perverting lymphatic secretions; disturbs digestion and sanguification.
Edema about joints.
Rheumatism; flesh feels as if beaten off bones.
Rheumatic or arthritic pains, especially of a gonorrheal nature; arthritis deformans.
Cold, painless glandular swellings.
Indurations, later softening.
Bad effects from vaccination.
Sycosis; syphilis.


Touch: scalp sensitive to; vertex sensitive; eruption on head agg.; amel. pain in eyebrow; agg. soreness of right nostril; pain in malar bone amel.; hemorrhoids sensitive; fissured anus painful; wartlike growth on right labium painful; causes fungus to bleed; condylomata painful.
Pressure: pain as of a nail in head amel.; headache amel.; agg. sore nostril; amel. pain in tooth; pain in left side agg.
Rubbing: amel. head; amel. eruption on head; blurring or vision amel.; gently, amel. itching; ulcers amel.
Scratching: amel. scalp.
Closing eyes: everything seemed jumping.
After vaccination: ulcer under tongue; diarrhea; asthmatic attacks; whooping cough; atrophy of right arm; paresis and atrophy of right leg; falling out of hair; sleeplessness.
After a fall: wartlike growth on right labium.
Overlifting: headache agg.

SKIN. [46]

Itching on different parts or a sensation as if skin were pricked with needles.
Itching as from flea-bites on abdomen, back, arms and lower extremities.
Biting itching on skin, amel. by scratching, but continuing to burn.
Fine capillary network on skin, looking like veining of marble.
Luxuriant growth of hair on parts otherwise not covered by hair.
Eruption burns after applying cold water.
Skin: looks dirty; brown, here and there; brown-white spots; dirty brownish discoloration.
Cadaverous exhalation from skin.
Eruptions on covered parts.
White, scaly, dry, mealy, or itching crusty herpes.
Skin of whole body looks dirty, cannot be washed clean.
Shingles; herpes zoster.
Impetigo; eruption all over body; itching and shooting, especially at night; pustular eruption about knee; amel. by gentle rubbing.
Epidermis on one-third of body and almost half of back raised as if by an enormous blister; serous fluid has escaped and is still flowing through small openings in epidermis; great fever; indescribable restlessness; child could obtain no ease in any position and was utterly sleepless. ~ Pemphigus foliaceus.
Pemphigus especially when painful.
Brown or red mottled spots with itching shooting in evening; purulent pimples containing fluid like varnish. ~ Rupia.
Chicken-pox; varicella.
Pocks appeared which reached their height sixth or seventh day, when suppuration diminished, fever disappeared and pocks began to dry up, and soon scaled off without leaving any mark.
Variola, confluent on face; third day of eruption, which extends all over body and limbs; restless at night; feverish; right upper lid swollen; begins to scab on face; swelling under eyes; two variolous pustules on tip of tongue; pustules on face and legs have black centres; diarrhea slimy and green; no pits.
Variola; pains in upper arms, fingers and hands, with fullness and soreness of throat; areola around pustules marked and dark-red, pustules milky and flat, painful to touch; especially during suppurative stage where it may prevent pitting; recommended as a preventive as well as a curative by Boenninghausen, who states that it shortened all cases in epidemic of 1849, and prevented scars.
A red tubercle between scrotum and right thigh.
On left forearm a red, round, itching spot with white vesicles raised upon it.
Wart-shaped excrescences size of poppy seed, on hands.
Wartlike excrescences on back of hand, on chin and on other places.
Warts and condylomata, large, seedy and pedunculated; sometimes oozing moisture and bleeding readily.
Condylomata about anus painfully sore, even to touch.
Ulcers: flat, with a bluish-white bottom; with indurated edges surrounded by blisters containing pus; deep burning, and fistulous; itching, pricking, containing proud flesh; spongy on edges; ulcers with serrated edges; amel. from rubbing or scratching.
Eruptions only on covered parts, burn violently after scratching.
Bleeding fungous growths.
Moist, mucous tubercles.
Blood-boils on back.
Sweat only on uncovered parts, while covered parts were dry and hot; very restless and desponding.
Strong perspiration, especially in axillae.


Hydrogenoid constitution; this constitution is distinguished from the oxygenoid and the carbo-nitrogenoid, in that it is more hygroscopic i. e., it possesses an increased capacity to contain water; hence, rain, cold, damp weather, baths, and food that increases the number of molecules of water in the system, aggravate the symptoms of the hydrogenoid constitution.
Strumous and sycotic persons.
Lax muscles; light hair; children.
Child, aet. 7 weeks, suffering since birth; diarrhea.
Boy, aet. 13 months; variola.
Child, aet. 15 months, after vaccination; swelling of glands.
Boy, aet. 1 1/2, suffering seven weeks; diarrhea.
Boy, aet. 1 1/2, strong and healthy, after vaccination; ulceration of fingers.
Child, aet. 2, after vaccination; paresis of leg.
Child, aet. 2 1/2, after vaccination; asthma.
Girl, aet. 3, after vaccination; conjunctivitis.
Girl, aet. 3, after vaccination; imbecility of mind and loss of speech.
Child, aet. 3, after vaccination; atrophy of dorsal muscles.
Child, aet. 4, after vaccination; ulcer of tongue.
Boy, aet. 4, vaccinated two years ago, since then ailing; affection of bowels and bladder.
Girl, aet. 6; chorea.
Child, aet. 7, after vaccination; pustular eruption.
Girl, aet. 8; warts.
Girl, aet. 9, vaccinated when two years old, ailing ever since; chronic ophthalmia and otorrhea.
Boy, aet. 9, handsome, well developed, suffering six weeks; incontinence of urine.
Girl, aet. 9, brother died of same disease; pemphigus.
Girl, aet. 10, father sycotic; fungus on lower jaw.
Girl, aet. 11, vaccinated when three and a half years old, ailing ever since; keratitis.
Boy, aet. 11; spinal curvature.
Girl, aet. 12, light complexion, scrofulous diathesis, suffering four years; enuresis.
Girl, aet. 12; warts on hands.
Girl, aet. 14; ranula.
Girl, aet. 14, leuco-phlegmatic temperament, scrofulous diathesis, suffering two years; enuresis.
Boy, aet. 14, scrofulous; warts on hand.
Girl, aet. 14, dark hair and eyes; warts on hands.
Girl, aet. 19, blonde, in apparent health, suffering several years; constipation.
Miss C., aet. 21, thin and fair; diarrhea.
Man, aet. 21; pains in chest.
Man, aet. 24, after revaccination; nervous disturbances.
Musician, aet. 25, gonorrhea.
Man, aet. 26; syphilitic iritis.
Girl, aet. 26; tinea ciliaris.
Man, aet. 30, weight 240, ill seven days; rheumatic fever.
Man, aet. 32, dark; hemorrhoids.
Man, aet. 34, tall, chestnut hair, pale complexion, face puffy, had scabies twice; steatomatous tumors on back.
Farmer, aet. 36, suffering three months; incontinence of urine.
Mrs. B., aet. 40, mother of several children, has had several premature deliveries; uterine disorder.
Woman, aet. 41, washerwoman, suffering twelve years; prosopalgia.
Man, aet. 44, affected with chronic hemorrhoids, suffers since nine years from syphilis, had energetic treatment with Merc. and Iodide of Potash; headache.
Woman, aet. 46, tall, stout, mother of three children; polypus of uterus.
Man, aet. 47, after vaccination; asthma.
Mrs. W., aet. 50; sunstroke.
Man, aet. 50, lymphatic sanguine temperament, laborer, of regular habits; ulcer above eye.
Lady, aet. 50; ulcer on head.
Man, aet. 52, after revaccination twelve weeks ago; nervous disturbances.
A man, aet. 60, day laborer, poorly nourished, had gonorrhea several times, large left sided hydrocele from inguinal hernia; incontinence of urine.
Mr. A., aet. 63, auctioneer; polypus of ear.
Woman, aet. 72; neuralgic alveolar periostitis.
Mrs. H., aet. 72, suffering three or four years; fungous excrescence on neck.
Young man, nervo-sanguine temperament, dark complexion, good habits; inflammation of sclerotic.
Young married woman, of good social standing, suffering three years; sciatica.


Antidoted by: Chamom. (nightly toothache); Coccul. (fever); Camphor., Mercur., Pulsat., Sulphur.
It antidotes: abuse of tea, Mercur., Iodum, Nux vom.
Compatible: Nitr. ac., Sabina.
Complementary: Sabina, Silica.
Compare: Cann. sat., Canthar., Copaiba, Staphis.


Source: The Guiding Symptoms of Our Materia Medica Vol. 10, 1891
Description: Clinical materia medica of Thuja occidentalis
Remedies: Thuja occidentalis
Author: Hering, C.; Raue, C.G.; Knerr, C.B.; Mohr, C.
year: 1891
Editing: errors only; interlinks; formatting
Attribution: Legatum Homeopathicum
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