Author: Jan Scholten
622.72.08 Aristolochia serpentaria
English: Serpentary; Virginia Snake-Root
Guilt and penitance.
Desires animals, dancing between the sheep.
Wants to become a veterinary doctor.
Wants to buy animals but does not want to think of their diseases and death.
Restless, enjoying music and animals but they die.
Strong religious rigid families.
All is punishment << weeping, pleasure, << others have so much difficulties.
Disinclination for every work, mental work.
Confusion, dull, sluggish, difficult thinking, weak memory, work difficult.
Guilt about animals.
Morose, sulky, cross, fretful, ill-humour, peevish.
Restless, nervous, tossing in bed, < night.
Dreams: amorous; frightful; pleasant.
Desire: food, increased appetite; loss of appetite.
Sleep: disturbed, < frightful dreams, tossing, > morning.
Head: warm, heat; brain congestion; headache, pressing, stitching, sticking, piercing, dull, sides, forehead, frontal, left temporal, right side of the occiput, + confusion; heavy vertex; painful nape of the neck, + drowsiness; sticking in forehead extending to base of brain.
Mouth: copious salivation, frequent spitting.
Throat: scraping sensation in the pharynx and oesophagus.
Lungs: cold, cough; difficult respiration; expectoration difficult.
Chest: oppression, fullness.
Stomach: weak, indigestion, dyspepsia; full, pressing, heavy, > flatus, cardiac, epigastric; distended, flatulent dyspepsia; nausea, > vomiting; belching.
Abdomen: distension, > flatus; flatulence, meteorism, rumbling; cutting pain, colic.
Rectum: urging; diarrhoea; stools softer, scanty, hard tenacious, bad odour; haemorrhoids; distressing itching in the anus.
Urinary: urge frequent; irritation; urine copious, watery, scanty, little brownish, dark-coloured; micturition frequent.
Back: pressing pain, nape of the neck; weight and dragging in the loins.
Skin: eruption, eczema, dry, hard, scurfy in patches; like poison oak.