Homeopathic Materia Medica by Dr. William Boericke (1849 – 1929) was written in 1901 and he was the compilor and editor of the Pocket Manual of Homoe opathic Materia Medica.
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This remedy has been found of use in dropsical affections. Its urinary symptoms are well marked. Albuminuria, with dyspnoea on lying down at night. Ascites and anasarca, with dry skin.
Urinary.–Constant desire to urinate. Polyuria while travelling. Urine fiery. Burning pain in urethra, especially glandular portion.
Male.–Drawing in of testicles and spermatic cord. Pain worse during passage of pungent smelling urine.
Back.–Pain in region of kidneys; better lying bent backward. General fatigue.
Relationship.–Compare: Apocyn; Ars; Coffea (similar botanically and in relieving effects of fatigue)
Dose.–Third potency or lower.