Dioscorea Villosa | Materia Medica by E. B. Nash
Eugene Beauharnais “E. B.” Nash (8 March 1838 – 6 November 1917) was one of America’s leading 19th-century homeopaths.
Born in Hillsdale, New York, Nash graduated from Cleveland Homoeopathic Medical College in 1874. He served as Professor of Materia Medica in the New York Homeopathic Medical College, and also taught at the Homoeopathic Hospital of London.
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Colic pain begins at umbilicus and radiates to all parts of the body, even extremities.
Violent itching over the body, without any visible eruption; jaundice; white stools.
Frequent inclination to urinate, with pain in bladder as if too full, which must be relieved; normal quantity at a time, sometimes excess of urine.
Great difficulty in drinking on account of short breathing; drinks in sips.
Stiffness of neck, head drawn to one side; torticollis.
Intense pain along the sciatic nerve, alternating with numbness.
Cough with expectoration of foetid pus.
When dropping off to sleep the breath stops, the patient awakens catching for it, with a gasp, cannot get to sleep on this account.
Nausea and vomiting with great relaxation of muscular system and profuse accumulation of saliva.
Chronic diarrhoea, stools undigested; passes stool with the least emission of flatus.
Complaints < when thinking of them. (HELON., CALC. PHOS.)
Great pain in renal region, with much red sand in urine. (LYCOPODIUM.)
Icy coldness of hands and feet with warmth of the rest of the body (intermittents).
Constant urging to urinate; goes down on his knees with straining; pain runs down thighs.
Marasmus most pronounced in lower extremities, from malnutrition; diarrhoea; diarrhoea alternating with rheumatism.
Excessive acidity of the stomach; vomits substance that sets teeth on edge.
Loud wheezing breathing, with cough, < in evening or night, after the first sleep (asthma).
Indurated swellings, of a stony hardness; in glands, or fasciae, or ligaments.
Stops breathing when falling asleep; wakens with a start.
Excess of acidity; yellow, creamy coating at the back part of the roof of the mouth; sour eructations and vomiting.
Blister-like eruptions (eczema) in the palms of the hands.
Eczema capitis, cracks, exudes and wets the hair; strong urine like cat’s urine,
Diarrhoea from drinking impure water.
Catarrhal inflammation of the Eustachian tube and middle ear. (KALI MUR.)
Violent headache, with flickering before the eyes, or spots and various colors, < in the morning and at the menses.
Extreme torture from bone pains and periosteal affections, especially in the “tibia,” syphilitic eruptions, etc.
Remarkable over-sensitiveness of the nerves; scratching linen or silk or even thinking of it is unbearable.
Tongue coated white, which peels off in patches, leaving dark, red, tender, sensitive spots; mapped tongue.
Spasmodic cough, which ejects viscid mucus, which flies out of the mouth.
Diseases of the bones, especially the long bones, > from cold. SILICEA, > by warmth.
Vesicular eruption all over the body, which itches excessively; better after rubbing, but leaving a burning pain.
Clock-like periodicity of complaints, in low, deep, marshy districts.
Deep-seated or cutting pains and fullness in region of spleen.