heracleum sphondylium

Materia Medica

Recommended as a spinal stimulant; in epilepsy with flatulency, gouty and skin symptoms.

Head: Aches, with drowsiness, worse moving in open air, better tying up head with cloth. Much fatty perspiration on head and violent itching. Seborrhoea capitis. Sick headache.

Stomach: Pain with inclination to vomit. Bitter risings and taste. Hungry but unable to eat. Abdominal and spleenic pain.