ESSENCES OF MATERIA MEDICA
IACH - Prof. G. Vithoulkas
ESSENCES OF MATERIA MEDICA

In the The Essence of Materia Medica, George Vithoulkas has painted the essence/core/nucleus of 51 remedies. While reading every remedy, a clear portrait of the patient with minute details comes out in front of you. George Vithoulkas has given a description of the type of person most commonly affected by a remedy at the start of most remedy portraits, for e.g. the Kali carb patient with a strong sense of duty heightened to an inflexible, rigid degree. In every medicine Vithoulkas has described a common thread/theme going at all three levels of the patient, for e.g. in Alumina, the theme of delayed action and slowness is visible at all the three levels. Many medicines are compared with other closely related medicines having similar symptoms. The comparison of the essence of various related medicines helps a lot in choosing a remedy.

        Publisher's Note

  1. AETHUSA CYNAPIUM (aeth.)
  2. AGARICUS MUSCARIUS (agar.)
  3. AGNUS CASTUS (agn.)
  4. ALUMINA (alum.)
  5. ARGENTUM NITRICUM (arg-n.)
  6. ARSENICUM ALBUM (ars.)
  7. AURUM FOLIATUM (aur.)
  8. BARYTA CARBONICA (bar-c.)
  9. BISMUTHUM SUBNITRICUM (bism.)
  10. BRYONIA (bry.)
  11. CALCAREA CARBONICA (calc.)
  12. CALCARE A PHOSPHORICA
  13. CANNABIS INDICA (cann-i.)
  14. CAPSICUM ANNUUM (caps.)
  15. CAUSTICUM HAHNEMANNI (caust.)
  16. CARBO VEGETABILIS (carb-v.)
  17. CHELIDONIUM MAJUS (chel.)
  18. DULCAMARA (dulc.)
  19. FLUORICUM ACIDUM (fl-ac.)
  20. GRAPHITES NATURALIS (graph.)
  21. GRATIOLA OFFICINALIS (grat.)
  22. HEPAR SULPHURIS CALCAREUM (hep.)
  23. HYDROPHOBINUM LYSSINUM (lyss.)
  24. HYOSCYAMUS NIGER (hyos.)
  25. IGNATIA AMARA (ign.) (first version)
  26. IGNAHA AMARA (ign.) (second version)
  27. KALI BICHROMICUM (kali-bi.)
  28. KALI CARBONICUM (kali-c.)
  29. LACHESIS MUTA (lach.)
  30. LYCOPODIUM CLAVATUM (lyc.)
  31. MAGNESIA MURIATICA (mag-m.)
  32. MEDORRHINUM (med.)
  33. MERCURIUS SOLUBILIS (merc.)
  34. NATRUM MURIATICUM (nat-m.)
  35. NITRIC ACID (nit-ac.)
  36. NUX VOMICA (nux-v.)
  37. PHOSPHORICUM ACIDUM (ph-ac.)
  38. PHOSPHORUS (phos.)
  39. PLATINUM METALLICUM (plat.)
  40. PLUMBUM MATALLICUM (plb.)
  41. PULSATILLA PRATENSIS (puls.)
  42. RHUS TOXICODENDRON (Rhus-t.)
  43. SEPIA SUCCUS (sep.) (FIRST VERSION)
  44. SEPIA SUCCUS (sep.)(SECOND VERSION)
  45. SILICA (sil.)
  46. STANNUM METALLICUM (stann.)
  47. STAPHYSACRIA (staph.)
  48. STRAMONIUM (stram.)
  49. SYPHILINUM (syph.)
  50. TARENTULA HISPANICA (tarent.)
  51. THUJA OCCIDENTALS (thuj.)
  52. TUBERCULINUM BOVINUM KENT (tub.)
  53. VERATRUM ALBUM (verat.)
  54. INDEX OF REMEDIES

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