Homeopathic Medicine :: Abrotanum – Southernwood
Alternate constipation and diarrhoea; lienteria. Marasmus of children with marked emaciation, especially of legs; the skin is flabby and hangs loose in folds.
Alternate constipation and diarrhoea; lienteria.
Marasmus of children with marked emaciation, especially of legs ( Iod. , Sanic. , Tub. ); the skin is flabby and hangs loose in folds (of neck, Nat. m. , Sanic. )
In marasmus head weak, cannot hold it up. ( Aeth. )
Marasmus of lower extremities only.
Ravenous hunger; loosing flesh while eating well ( Iod. , Nat. m. , Sanic. , Tub. )
Painful contractions of the limbs from cramps or following colic.
Rheumatism; for the excessive pain before the swelling commences; from suddenly-checked diarrhoea or other secretions; alternates with haemorrhoids, with dysentery.
Gout; joints stiff, swollen, with pricking sensation; wrists and ankle-joints painful and inflamed.
Very lame and sore all over.
Itching chilblains ( Agar. ).
Great weakness and prostration and a kind of hectic fever with children; unable to stand.
Child is ill-natured, irritable, cross and despondent; violent, inhuman, would like to do something cruel.
Face old, pale, wrinkled ( Op. )
Relationship: After Hepar in furuncle; after Acon. and Bry. in pleurisy, when pressing sensation remains in affected side impeding respiration.
Abrotanum – Southernwood
by Dr. HC Allen