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KALI SULPHURICUM

(kali-s)

(Potassium Sulphate) Ailments accompanied by profuse desquamation. Applicable to the later stages of inflammation . YELLOW, mucous and serous discharges, profuse and intermittent. Has been found of much use in oxaluria.

Head
Rheumatic headache, beginning in evening. Bald spots. Dandruff and scaldhead.

Ears
Eustachian deafness. Discharge of YELLOW matter. (HYDR.)

Nose
Colds, WITH YELLOW, slimy expectoration. Nose obstructed. Smell lost. (NAT. MUR.) ENGORGEMENT OF THE NASAL PHARYNGEAL MUCOUS MEMBRANE, mouth breathing, snoring, etc., remaining after removal of adenoids.

Face
Aches in heated room. Epithelioma.

Stomach
Tongue coated yellow and slimy. Insipid, pappy taste. Gums painful. Burning thirst, nausea, and vomiting. Load feeling. Dread of hot drinks.

Abdomen
Colicky pains; abdomen feels cold to touch; tympanitic, tense. Yellow, slimy diarrhoea. Constipation, with haemorrhoids. (SULPH.)

Male
Gonorrhoea; discharge slimy, yellowish-green. Orchitis. Gleet.

Female
Menses too late, scanty, with feeling of weight in abdomen. Metrorrhagia.

Respiratory
Coarse rales. RATTLING OF MUCUS IN CHEST. (TART. EM.) Post-grippal cough, especially in children. Bronchial asthma, with yellow expectoration. Cough; worse in evening and in hot atsmosphere. Croupy hoarseness. (HEP.; ZYONG.)

Extremities
Pain in nape, back and limbs, worse in warm room. SHIFTING, WANDERING PAINS.

Fever
Rise of temperature at night. Intermittent fever, with yellow, slimy tongue.

Skin
Psoriasis. (ARS.; THYROID.) Eczema; burning, itching, papular eruption. Nettle-rash. Polypi. Epithelioma. Seborrhoea. Favus. Ring-worm of scalp or beard with abundant scales.

Modalities
Worse, in evening, heated room. BETTER, cool, qpen air.

Relationship
Compare: KALI SULPH. CHROMICO. ALUM OF CHROME-3x. (Produces in the nasal passages very fine threads from the septum to external wall; affections of nasal fossae and hay-fever. Chronic colds. Sneezing, red, watery eyes, irritation of mucous membrane). PULSAT.; KALI BICH.; NAT.M.

Dose
Third to twelfth potency.