Homeopathic Materia Medica
Headache with nausea, vomiting and vertigo. Facial neuralgias mostly right-sided. Thoracic oppression. Frequent and irresistible yawning. Disturbed sleep.
CITRTIS DECUMANA-Grape-fruit. (Tinnitus, HEAD NOISES and ringing in ears. Sensation of pressure in the temporal region.) AURANTIUM-Orange (neuralgic and skin symptoms. Itching, redness and swelling of hands. Diseases of the aged with coldness and chilliness. Boiled dried ORANGE PEEL excites the intestine in a manner similar to other forms of cellulose or agar. There is an increased flow of bile which continues for hours. It unites both a cholagogue action with a mechanical stimulus to peristalsis.) Compare: CITRUS LIMONUM (scorbutus, sore throat and cancer pains; checks excessive menstruation.) (CITRIC ACID.
Useful in SCURVY and chronic rheumatism and haemorrhages. All forms of DROPSY are benefitted with Citric acid and lemon juice, tablespoonful every 3-4 hours. Pain from cancer of tongue. Used as a local application and mouth wash, one dram to 8 ozs. of water. For cancer pains generally, often effective.)