Brucinum | Materia Medica by John Henry Clarke

Brucinum

Brucinum | Materia Medica by John Henry Clarke

Brucine. An alkaloid obtained from the bark and seeds of Strychnos nux vomica. C23 H26 N2O4.

Clinical.-Headache. Paralysis.

Characteristics.-Lepelletier has recorded the following effects of 0.02 to 0.90 of a gramme of Brucinum. Sudden jerking, especially of lower extremities, spreading generally but not accompanied by trismus and tetanus, and not extending to Å’sophagus and pharynx as with Strychnia. Twitching in the paralysed as well as healthy muscles. A fever of short duration ends the attacks; after which deep sleep comes on.

Brucinum | Materia Medica by John Henry Clarke



List of Free Homeopathic Materia Medica

  1. Free Materia Medica by Dr. John Henry Clarke
  2. Free Materia Medica by Dr. William Boericke
  3. Free Materia Medica by Dr. James Tyler Kent
  4. Free Materia Medica by Dr. Benoit Mure
  5. Free Materia Medica by Dr. Adolf zur Lippe
  6. Free Materia Medica by Dr. Cyrus Maxwell Boger
  7. Free Materia Medica Keynotes by Dr. Henry C. Allen
  8. A.   Homeopathic Materia Medica  B.  Online Materia Medica