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Materia Medica by Allen



AMBRA GRISEA

(ambr)

AMBERGRIS A NOSODE

For children, especially young girls who are excitable, nervous and weak; nervous affections of old people, nerves "worn out."

Lean, thin, emaciated persons who take cold easily.

Great sadness, sits for days weeping.

After business embarrassments, unable to sleep, must get up (Act., Sep.).

Ranula with foetid breath (Thuja).

Sensation of coldness in abdomen (Cal.).

The presence of others, even the nurse, is unbearable during stool; frequent, ineffectual desire, which makes her anxious.

Discharge of blood between periods, at every little accident—a long walk, after every hard stool, etc.

Leucorrhoea: THICK, BLUISH-WHITE MUCUS, especially or only at night (Caust., Mer.,,Nit. ac).

Violent cough in spasmodic paroxysms, with eructations and hoarseness; worse talking or reading aloud (Dros., Phos.); evening without, morning with expectoration (Hyos.); whooping-cough, but without crowing inspiration.

 

Relations
Similar: to, Act., Asaf., Coca, Ign., Mosch., Phos., Val.

 

Aggravation
Warm drinks, warm room; music; lying down; reading or talking aloud; the presence of many people; after waking.

 

Amelioration
After eating; cold air; cold food and drinks; rising from bed.