Author: Jan Scholten
642.13.01 Aconitum cammarum
Names: Aconitum neomontanum, Aconitum intermedium; Aconitum stoerckianum.
Apathy and indifference toward the world.
Thought and power of concentration disturbed.
Sense of touch diminished.
Restless, < change of temperature, < night, obliges him to keep moving.
Oppression and anxiety.
Weather: < change of temperature; < damp weather.
Time: < 11 pm.
Aversion: food, appetite diminished.
Desire: drinks, thirst.
Sleep: sleepy; frequent yawning, sleepless, restless, < until 4 am, wanders about the room as if crazy.
Physical: > vomiting; > pressure, < walking.
Energy: weak, prostrated, weary, < walking, > lying down.
Vertigo: < rising up, with flickering of vision; roaring in ears; pain in head and face; nausea and great weakness.
Nervous: catalepsy; paralysis, half of body; twitching; numbness.
Head: headache, < bending forward, with vertigo and tinnitus.
Eyes: pupils dilated; vision diminished, near and far objects are confused; sensitive, < light, > blinking.
Ears: ringing, with vertigo.
Face: black, blue; blue swollen lips; contracted; crawling, whole body; pain, with tinnitus and vertigo; tensive, drawing sensation along course of nervus trigeminus, which at first is shooting, wandering, very often intermittent; becomes a continuous pain.
Mouth: fuzzy; formication, crawling, as from peppermint, tongue, lips and face, extends to palate, tips of fingers and toes, whole body; paralysis of tongue; salivation; taste diminished, sharp, peculiar.
Throat: constricted, contracted; violent stinging pain; voice hoarse and rough.
Lungs: respiration slow, difficult.
Heart: pulse frequent, slow, sinks, irregular, small, weak, intermittent.
Stomach: belching; violent belching; nausea; vomiting violent, ineffectual; spasmodic contraction, pressure, cramp.
Abdomen: distended; rumblings; spasmodic contraction, constriction; burning, as ants crawling.
Rectum: violent diarrhoea.
Urinary: urine scanty.
Male: erections and ejaculations without voluptuous dreams.
Limbs: constant movement, as if being tickled; pains in elbows, knees, hips, < walking, > pressure; contraction; involuntary stretching; twitching of the tendons.
Skin: cold, dry, rustling; icy cold; small papules, vesicles, small white and yellowish, surrounded by an intensely red areola, filled with serous fluid, painful, legs; crawling, whole body.