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APIUM GRAVEOLENS

(apimu-g)

(Common Celery) Contains a soporific active principle. Obstinate retention of urine, throbbing headaches and heartburn, have been produced by celery. Swelling of throat, face, and hands. Rheumatic Dain in muscles of neck also in sacrum. Growing pains. Hungry for apples. Dysmenorrhaea, with sharp, short pains, better flexing legs.

Head
Depressed; energetic; feeling of fidgets; cannot sleep from thinking. Headache; better eating. Eyeballs feel sunken. Itching in eyes. Itching and smarting in inner canthus of left eye.

Abdomen
Sore; sharp sticking pain as if stool was coming on; diarrhoea, sharp pain in left iliac region going over to right. Nausea increases with pains.

Female
Sharp sticking pains in both ovarian regions, left, better bending over, by lying on left side, WITH LEGS FLEXED; nipples tender.

Respiratory
Tickling, dry cough. INTENSE CONSTRICTION OVER STERNUM, with drawing feeling through to back on lying down. Throat swollen, dyspnoea.

Skin
Itching blotches; burning, creeping sensation. Profuse discharge from granulating ulcers. Urticaria with shuddering.

Sleep
Unrefreshed; sleepless. Wakes from 1 to 3 a. m. Eating does not help sleep. Not fatigued from loss of sleep.

Dose
First to thirtieth potency.