Homeopathic Materia Medica
OVI GALLINAE PELLICULA
(Membrane of Egg-shell)
Sudden pains. Bearing-down sensation. Intolerance of bands on wrists, arms, waist, etc. Backache and pain in left hip. Debility. Pain in heart and left ovary.
Compare: CALC.; NAJA; OVA TOSTA-TOSTA PRAEPARATA-Roasted egg-shells-Calcarea ovorum-(leucorrhoea and backache. A feeling as if the spine were broken and wired, or tied together with a string. Pain of cancer. Warts). Also EGG VACCINE FOR ASTHMA. Much interest is shown in Dr. Fritz Talbot's method to cure one form of asthma in children by the use of egg vaccine. Asthma due to susceptibility of the proteid substance in eggs can be cured by immunizing against egg poisons by repeated doses of egg white. After the skin has been cleansed with soap and alcohol the egg-white is rubbed into a slight scratch.