Materia Medica by Allen
(petr)COAL OR ROCK OIL ANTHRACITE
Adapted to persons with light hair and skin; irritable; quarrelsome disposition (Nux); easily offended at trifles (Ign., Med.) ; vexed at everything.
Ailments: from riding in a carriage, railroad car, or in a ship (Coc, Sanic).
Ailments which are worse before and during a thunderstorm (Nat. c, Phos., Psor.).
Symptoms appear and disappear rapidly (Bell., Mag. p. — reverse of, Plat., Stan.).
During sleep or delirium: imagines that one leg is double; THAT ANOTHER PERSON LIES ALONGSIDE OF HIM IN SAME BED; THAT THERE ARE TWO BABIES IN THE BED (Val.).
Vertigo on rising (Bry.) ; IN OCCIPUT; as if intoxicated; LIKE SEASICKNESS (Coc).
Headache: IN OCCIPUT, WHICH IS AS HEAVY AS LEAD; pressing, pulsating pain; as if everything in the head were alive; numb, bruised; as if made of wood.
Gastralgia: of pregnancy; with pressing, drawing pains ; WHENEVER STOMACH IS EMPTY; RELIEVED BY CONSTANT EATING (Anac, Chel., Cep.).
Diarrhoea: yellow, watery, GUSHING; after cabbage, sour krout; during pregnancy, stormy weather; ALWAYS IN THE DAYTIME.
Painful sensitiveness of skin of whole body; all clothing is painful; slight injury suppurates (Hep.).
Skin of hands rough, cracked; TIPS OF FINGERS rough, cracked, fissured, EVERY WINTER; tenderness of the feet, which are bathed in foul-smelling sweat (Graph., Sank., Sil.).
Herpes : of genital organs extending to perineum and thighs; itching, redness ; skin cracked, rough, bleeding; dry or moist.
Heat and burning of soles of feet and palms of hands (Sang., Sulph.).
Sweat and moisture of external genitals, both sexes.
Painful, itching chilblains and chapped hands < in cold weather; decubitus.
Sensation of coldness about the heart (Carbo an., Kali m., Nat. m.).
The skin symptoms are worse in winter, better in summer (Alum.) ; if suppressed, causes diarrhoea