Homeopathic Materia Medica
(A Night-blooming Cereus)
Great desire to work and to be doing something useful.
Occipital headache and PAIN THROUGH THE GLOBE OF THE EYES and orbits. (CEDRON; ONOS.) Pain across the brain from left to right. Pain along right malar bone running to temple.
Convulsive pains at the heart; feels as if transfixed. Pain in chest through heart, with pain running toward spleen. Pain in left pectoral muscle and cartilages of left lower ribs. Sensation of a great weight on heart, and pricking pain. Hypertrophy of heart. Difficult, sighing respiration, as from some compression of chest.
Itching of skin. (DOLICH.; SULPH.)
Pain in neck, back, shoulders, down arms, hands and fingers. Pain in knees and joints of lower extremities.
Compare: CACTUS; SPIGEL.; KALMIA; CEREUS SERPENTINUS. (Very irritable with tendency to swear; wild anger and low morals. Disturbance in speech; in writing leaves off the last syllable. Paralyzed feeling. Pains in heart, and dwindling of sexual organs. Emissions, followed by pain in testicles.)
Third to sixth attenuation.