Author: Jan Scholten
665.27.06 Asclepias syriaca, Asclepias cornuti
English: Milkweed, red-purple.
Botany: North American.
Calm, quiet feeling.
Lack of self-confidence.
Fear: something will happen.
Dream: daily contact with famous people.
Weather: cold, < cold surfaces, < vomiting.
Desire: farinaceous, nuts; appetite increased.
Sleep: drowsy, sleepiness; hardly sleeping during the night; feeling as if he had slept on a hard ground, < on waking.
General: dropsy, scrofulous conditions of blood; catarrh.
Head: headache, sharp, as if instrument were thrust from temple to temple, < vomiting, with constipation, forehead, between eyes, constriction, violent, < suppressed perspiration, > urination.
Eyes: vision diminished, < dark, < exertion; zigzags.
Throat: tickling in the throat.
Lungs: allergies; bronchitis; pleurisy; influenza, catarrh, fever; hayfever.
Heart: pulse feeble; dropsy; palpitations; pain extending to tongue, < 11 am.
Stomach: raw, slight pain, < severe and long-continued vomiting; dyspepsia; indigestion.
Abdomen: rumbling, as if before diarrhoea; flatulence, < farinaceous; gall stones; hepatic derangement.
Rectum: stool small, hard balls.
Urinary: urine scanty, increase of specific gravity; diaphoresis; dropsy; uraemia.
Male: penis, tickling at the end; gonorrhoea.
Female: menses scanty; dysmenorrhoea, with diuresis; uterus pain, intermittent, bearing down, labour like, pressing from sacrum to hypogastrium; threatened miscarriage; abortion; suppression of menses during dropsy.
Limbs: rheumatism, acute rheumatic inflammation of large joints; arms, pain, heavy.