Marum verum teucrium.

Mind and Disposition.

Indolence, aversion to all physical and mental exertion.

Irritability increased after eating (with pressure in the forehead).

Great sensitiveness and excitability.

Irresistible desire to sing.


[5] Pressing pain in the forehead, over the eyes, worse on stooping.

The skin of the forehead feels sensitive to the touch.

The eyes look as if one had been weeping, with smarting in the canthi and redness of the conjunctiva.

Redness and puffiness of the upper eyelids.

Profuse smarting tears in the open air.


[10] Otalgia with lancinating pain.

A hissing sound in the ear when passing the hand over it, when talking, or when inhaling the air through the nose with force.

Dry herpes (with white dry scales) on the lobule of the (right) ear.


Tingling (itching) in the nose.

Stinging, lancinating pain in the upper part of the nasal cavity.

[15] Sensation in one nostril as if it were half stopped.


Stoppage of both nostrils frequently through the day.

Frequent sneezing, with tingling in the nose, without coryza.

Coryza with stoppage of the nostrils.


Pale face.

[20] Frequent sensation of flushes of heat, without redness.

On both sides of the under lip, two deep furrows with elevated edges.

Mouth and Throat.

Violent tearing in the roots and gums of the right lower incisors.

Smarting and scraping in the posterior fauces, and at the root of the tongue, especially on the left side.

Stinging or pressing pain in the throat, which hinders deglutition.

[25] Much mucus in the mouth.

Smarting as from pepper, first on the left, later also on the right side of the root of the tongue.

After hawking up mucus, mouldy taste in the mouth.

Hunger in the morning and evening.

Feeling of hunger which prevents sleep.

[30] Gulping up of bitter tasting food.

Sensation of emptiness and rumbling, in the stomach.

Anxious oppression in the pit of the stomach.

Colic (cutting pain) after drinking (beer or water).

Frequent emission of silent, hot, hepatic-smelling flatulence.

[35] Incarcerated flatulence.

Stool and Anus.

Swelling, itching and creeping at the anus as from ascarides, with restlessness at night and tossing about.

Creeping and violent stinging at the anus at night when in bed.

Creeping in the rectum after stool.

Urinary Organs.

Increased secretion of pale urine.

Genital Organs.

[40] Men. Decreased sexual desire.

Respiratory Organs.

Short, dry cough from tickling in the upper part of the trachea, which is aggravated by coughing.

Sensation of oppression of the chest (without affecting the breathing).

Dryness in the trachea.


Upper. Rheumatic pain in the arms, especially in the bones and joints.

[45] Burning in the tips of the fingers.

The finger-joints bend over easily.


Lower. Rheumatic pains in the legs, especially in the bones and joints.

The toe-nails (of the right great toe) grow in and ulcerate.


[50] Nervous, irritable, trembling sensation in the whole body.

The limbs go to sleep.

Rheumatism in the limbs, especially in the bones and joints.


Restlessness at night, with tossing about, sleeplessness from excitability, especially before midnight ; goes to sleep late.


Chilliness and want of natural heat.

[55] Chilliness after eating and when talking about unpleasant things.

Increased heat and exaltation in the evening, with great loquacity.


Tearing in the bones.


Desire to take exercise in the open air, which does not fatigue.

At midday sensation of general debility.