COMMENTS ON HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES USEFUL IN CARDIAC DISEASES

Read by title before the Bureau of Materia Medica, I.H.A., June 21, 1951. RUDOLPH F. RABE, M.D.   Heart diseases are commonly associated in the minds of physicians with such drugs as Digitalis, Nitroglycerin, Amyl nitrite, Quinidine sulphate, Theophylline, etc.; but Hahnemannian homoeopaths, although employing these drugs, are more likely to use at least three … Read more

SOME REMEDIES USEFUL IN OBSTETRICS

Read before I.H.A., Bureau of Obstetrics, June 17, 1940. VIRGINIA M. JOHNSON, M.D.   Prenatal care: Examine for albuminuria. Efficient remedies: Gels., Kalm., Thyroid. One robust woman passed only two ounces albuminous urine in two days; she was given Aristolochia serpentaria (Virginia snakeroot), a decoction of the root, and then voided about a gallon in … Read more

REMEDIES COMMONLY USEFUL IN INFLUENZA

Read before the Massachusetts Homoeopathic Society. Nov. 11. 1931. MARTHA BOGER-SHATTUCK, M.D.   Remedies successful in the treatment of influenza vary directly with the season temperature, and barometric pressure, as well as with the individual ego. It would seem unnecessary to stress the individuality of the patient among a group of so-called homoeopathic graduates. However, … Read more

REMEDIES COMMONLY USEFUL IN INFLUENZA

MARTHA BOGER-SHATTUCK, M.D. GROUP III.   Those remedies which are still deeper acting. Tuberculinum: Patient fails to respond. No special or constantly changing symptoms complex. Air hunger with easy sweating. Inherited tendency to tuberculosis. Graphites: Patients with tendency to glandular deficiencies. Supersensitive to colds. Chronic sick headaches. Folds of skin show moist, gluey excoriations or … Read more

SOME REMEDIES USEFUL IN OBSTETRICS

Read before I.H.A, Bureau of Obstetrics, June 17, 1940. VIRGINIA M. JOHNSON, M.D.   Prenatal care: Examine for albuminuria. Efficient remedies; Gels, Kalm, Thyroid, One robust women passed only two ounces albuminous urine in two days; She was given Aristolochia serpentaria (Virginia snake-root), a decoction of the root, and then voided about a gallon in … Read more

THE HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES MOST USEFUL IN MY GENERAL PRACTICE

E.P. CUTHBERT, M.D., Titusville, Pennsylvania. (From Journal of then American Institute of Homoeopathy) (Continued from last month.)   MERCURIUS. This remedy is best suited to light-haired people with lax skin and muscles; there is a tendency to glandular swelling and cold abscesses. Nearly every complaint under this remedy is accompanied by profuse sweating and by … Read more

SOME REMEDIES FOUND USEFUL IN SUNSTROKE WITH INDICATIONS

Tyler M L   Glonoinum Glonoine (Nitro-glycerine). Bad effects from being exposed inordinately to suns rays:. “for over-heating in the sun, or sunstroke.”. “Sudden local congestions, especially to head and chest. Bursting headache, rising up from the neck. Great throbbing: sense of expansion, as if head would burst. Cannot bear the least jar.” NASH. Undulating … Read more

SOME REMEDIES USEFUL IN ACUTE AND CHRONIC SYNOVITIS WITH INDICATIONS

Grimmer A H   Apis. Gives you a perfect picture of synovitis, especially when it affects the knee. Pains sharp, lancinating, stinging, shoot through the joint; worse from slightest motion. Effusions into joint. Also, a kind of inflammation, which ends in thickening of the serous sac and of the tissues and cartilages about joints, giving … Read more

REMEDIES USEFUL BEFORE AND AFTER SURGICAL OPERATIONS

Read before the I.H.A., Bureau of Surgery, June 1931. BENJAMIN C.WOODBURY, M.D.   The consideration of the subject before us presupposes first of all the wisdom of surgery as an adjunct to medical treatment, and secondly its evaluation with respect to the individual case requiring surgical intervention. First let us orient ourselves,as followers of Hahnemann, … Read more

WHICH ARE THE TWELVE MOST USEFUL ACUTE REMEDIES

   By DR. H. FERGIE WOODS.   IT must be noted first of all that it is not correct to speak of acute or chronic remedies. Any remedy can be used in either acute or chronic cases. We have seen Aconite and Belladonna, for instance, most successful (and in unit dosage) in very chronic complaints. One … Read more