ONISCUS ASELLUSWood-louse (MILLEPEDES)
Has distinct diuretic properties; hence its use in dropsies. Asthmatic conditions, with bronchial catarrh.
Head.--Boring pain behind right ear in mastoid process (Caps). Violent pulsation of arteries (Pothos; Glonoine). Painful pressure above the root of nose.
Stomach.--Persistent pressure in cardiac orifice. Vomiting.
Abdomen.--Distended; meteorism; very severe colic.
Urine.--Cutting, burning in urethra. Tenesmus of bladder and rectum, with absence of stool and urine.
Relationship.--Compare: Pothos foet; Canth.