LACHESIS THE POISON OF THE SURUKUKU SNAKE

By MISS DOROTHY WILLIAMS.   THE surukuku snake of South America is a very deadly snake and much feared by the natives. It grows to seven feet and upwards in length, has fangs nearly an inch long, and a reddish-brown skin marked along the back with blackish-brown spots. The first trituration and first dilution in … Read more

LACHESIS 30

Donald Macfarlan   A RECENT PROVING. “For the last year or so, Drs. Donald and Douglas Macfarlan (Philadelphia) have made a re-proving of Lachesis, in the 30th potency, on a host of male and female provers. Frequent, reliable symptoms are herein recorded”. (1) APPREHENSIVE IRRITABILITY. LACHRYMOSE. Trembling states. Censorious. DAYTIME VERTIGO WORSE ON WALKING, BETTER … Read more

TWO LACHESIS CASES

Read at the I.H.A, Bureau of Clinical Medicine, June 1931. CHARLES L. OLDS, M.D.   Probably there is no more wonderful medicine in the materia medica than Lachesis, wonderful because its extensive provings and abundant clinical verification have so revealed the snake nature in man that we are amazed at his sliminess and deadly venom, … Read more