(THASPIUM AUREUM – ZIZIA)
Hysteria, epilepsy, chorea, hypochondriasis, come within the sphere of this remedy.
Mind.–Suicidal; depressed; laughing and weeping moods alternate.
Head.–Pressure on top, in right temple, associated with backache.
Male.–Great lassitude following coitus. Sexual power increased.
Female.–Intermittent neuralgia of left ovary. Acrid, profuse leucorrhœa, with retarded menses.
Respiratory.–Dry cough, with stitches in chest. Dyspnœa.
Extremities.–Unusual tired feeling. Chorea, especially during sleep. Fidgety legs (Tarant). Lameness in arms and spasmodic twitching.
Modalities.–Worse, during sleep.
Relationship.–Compare: Agar; Stram; Tarant; Cicuta; Aethusa.
Dose.–Tincture, to third potency.