kalium arsenicosum

Materia Medica

The Kali ars patient tends towards malignancy, and inveterate skin diseases. He is restless, nervous and anaemic.

Skin: Intolerable itching, worse undressing. Dry, scaly, wilted. Acne; pustules worse during menses. Chronic eczema; itching worse from warmth, walking, undressing. Psoriasis, lichen. Phagedaenic ulcers. Fissures in bends of arms and knees. Gouty nodosities; worse, change of weather. Skin cancer, where suddenly an alarming malignancy without any external signs sets in. Numerous small nodules under skin.

Female: Cauliflower excrescences of os uteri, with flying pains, foul smelling discharge, and pressure below pubis.