Violent convulsions followed by prolonged
unconsciousness and utter prostration. Jerks, twitchings, sudden shocks,
rigidity, spasms. Frightful facial contortions. Loud hiccoughs. Childish and
Tincture of fresh root at flowering time.
|-||Concussions of brain and spine |
|-||Mechanical injuries - splinter in flesh.|
|>|| Thinking of the complaints |
|>|| Emission of flatus (Headache) |
|-||CHILDISH, SILLY, excited. Delusion, he is a child
again and acts like a child, feels like a child. Childish behaviour, sings,
dances, shouts, moaning, howling, weeping. Looks "like an angel"
|-||RETARDATION (Bufo, Bar-c, Bar-m) after head injury. |
|-||AVERSION TO MEN, contempt for them, shuns their foolishness. |
|-||Aversion to company, avoids the sight of people; to presence of strangers. |
|-||Excessively affected by sad stories. Horrible things affect her profoundly.
Sad when seeing others happy. |
|-||Confusion - Confounds present with the past. |
|-||Mania, with dancing, laughing and ridiculous gestures. |
|-||Feels as if in a strange place. Does not remember what has happened, does
not recognize anybody, but answers well. Answers when spoken to, yet knows no
|-||Falls to ground and rolls about. |
|-||Suspicious or mistrustful.|
|-||Suited for women subjected to epileptic, choreic,
convulsions, spasms; of teething children, or from worms.|
|-||During dentition, grinding of teeth, gums, compression of jaws, as in lock
|-||Suffers VIOLENT SHOCKS through head, stomach, arms, legs, which causes
jerking of parts, head hot. Electric-like shock sensation. |
|-||CONVULSIONS - After injuries to head, spine (Arn, Hyper, Nat-s), in
pregnancy, eclampsia, meningitis, encephalitis. |
|-||PUERPERAL convulsion - frequent suspension of breathing for a few moments,
as if dead; upper part of body most affected, CONTINUE AFTER DELIVERY. |
|-||< when touched, from noise or jar. |
|-||Grand mal and petit mal in the same person. |
|-||Multiple, one fit followed by the other (main remedy). |
|-||Shrieking before (Cupr, Op) convulsions. |
|-||Anxious before convulsions. |
|-||Starting in head, going downward. |
|-||Drawing head backwards. Arching the back. |
|-||VIOLENT with contortions of whole body and distortions of limbs. RIGIDITY -
Spasms in muscles, so great that neither the curved limbs can be straightened
nor the straight ones curved. Whole body becomes HARD like WOOD. |
|-||Vomiting (during or alternating). |
|-||With loss of consciousness. |
|-||Long post-ictal state (>30 min). |
|-||Placid between the convulsions. |
|-||EPILEPSY - with swelling of stomach, as from violent spasms of diaphragm,
screaming, red or bluish face, lock jaw, loss of consciousness and distortion
of limbs, frequently during night, recurring initially at short, then at long
|-||SPASMS more DOWNWARDS, with terrific VIOLENCE followed by utter prostration.
|-||Produces SPASMODIC AFFECTIONS - hiccough, trismus, tetanus, convulsion. |
|-||Craving - for chalk, clay, lime, indigestible things, coal or charcoal,
child eats them with relish. |
|-||Head - Jerking and twisting of head to one side; head symptoms > by
thinking of it. |
|-||Eyes - Convergent STRABISMUS (also periodical). |
|-||Rolling, jerking, staring. |
|-||Initially contraction of pupil followed by dilatation. |
|-||When reading, letters seem to turn, go up or down or disappear. |
|-||Ears - Sudden loud reports in ear, especially on swallowing. |
|-||Face - Frightful distortions. |
|-||Stomach - Throbbing in pit of stomach, which is swollen as large as a fist. |
|-||LOUD HICCOUGH, with crying, <-> with throat spasm. |
|-||Extremities - Jerking in left arm all the day. |
|-||Swings feet in half circle while walking. |
|-||Skin - Eruptions - especially on head, scalp, corners of mouth, nasty
pustules, vesicles, get infected, ooze, forming lemon-coloured crusts. |
|-||Without itching (Cupr-acet). |
|-||Skin disorders with convulsions - Cic, Bufo, Cupr, Zinc. (Cupr and Zinc -
skin <-->convulsions). |
|-||Suppressed skin eruption causes brain disease. |
|-||ECZEMA - NO ITCHING, EXUDATION forms a HARD LEMON YELLOW CRUST.|
- Childish behaviour, dancing, laughing, gestures.
- Excessively VIOLENT convulsion with FRIGHTFUL DISTORTIONS.
- Craving for chalk or indigestible things, coal or charcoal.
- Bending of head and back backwards, Opisthotonos
- VIOLENT SHOCKS through whole body.
- Pustules which run together, to form THICK YELLOW SCABS.
- Brain disease from suppressed eruptions.
NUCLEUS OF REMEDY
|-||VIOLENCE - VIOLENT convulsion, hiccough,
distortions, strange desires, vertigo.|
|-||SPASMS - Clonic, tonic, dentitional, pregnancy. |
|-||DOWNWARD DIRECTION - Violent spasms which moves downwards. |
|-||RIGIDITY, Bending backwards. |
|-||STRANGE DESIRES - Coal, chalk, indigestible. |
|-||INJURIES - Trismus, tetanus. |
|-||Suppressions of eruption causes brain disease. |
|-||HONEY-COLOURED SCABS - with no itching especially of left scalp. |
- Convulsion with violent distortions of body, sudden
shocks through all over, with loss of consciousness, opisthotonus and moving
in downward direction.
- Craving for strange things - coal.
- Rigidity of whole body - as hard as wood.
|-||Convulsions, Head injury, Mental retardation, Ophisthotonus,
Seizure disorder, Strabismus, Twitches, Spasms.|
|-||During dentition or worms, if Cina fails. |
|-||Concussions of brain or spinal cord - chronic effects if Arnica fails. |
|-||Nearly a specific in epidemic Cerebrospinal Meningitis - Dr. Lilienthal.|
Follows Well: Ars, Con, Cupr, Lach
Compare: Aeth, Cean, Con, Croc, Hell, Hyos, Hyper
Antidoted By: Arn, Op, Tobacco
It Antidotes: Op