Author: Jan Scholten
644.23.01 Linum usitatissimum
English: Linseed; Flax.
French: Lin; Fleur blue.
Names: Sanskrit: Atasi.
Content: hydrocyanic acid.
Culture: emblem of Northern Ireland; national flower of Belarus; the Sleeping Beauty pricks her finger on a silver of flax which is later sucked out by her children conceived as she sleeps, in one version.
Feeling miserable, as if everything is against them. Everything fails, they cannot do anything well, especially because they are so perfectionistic. They are very adaptable, timid, cannot occupy their own space.
Lack of vitality, resilience, grace, adjustment and refinement.
Went to extremes of passion and sexuality.
Feels guilty about it.
Perfectly conscious but only able to express herself by signs.
Sensation: smarting, stinging, burning.
Nervous: convulsions, spasms.
Head: headache, heavy, violent, frontal; violent pain in cheeks and temples; rigid and prominent temporal muscles; jerk rapidly, shakes spasmodically in measured time.
Eyes: unpleasant heat, burning, dry; intense conjunctivitis, oedema, swelling of lids completely closes eye; irritation lachrymal duct.
Face: livid, jaws clenched.
Nose: burning, heat, dry, irritation, nearly driving him wild; obstructed, < swollen nostrils; hayfever; coryza, watery, itching nose eyes, frequent sneezing and dyspnoea.
Face: red, slightly moist.
Mouth: tongue, trismus, paralysis, tip turned upward, backward into throat.
Throat: large white blisters.
Throat: larynx speechless, inarticulate sounds.
Lungs: bronchial asthma, < dust; breathing through mouth; struggles for breath.
Chest: constriction, praecordial uneasiness.
Stomach: fullness, weight; vomiting.
Abdomen: severe colic.
Rectum: stool copious.
Urinary: inflammation, cystitis, urination painful, dribbling.
Male: prostate cancer.
Limbs: spasms, shaken, upper limbs, pliable and uncontracted; sprains; bruised, elbows, knees; fibromyalgia; arthritis.
Skin: ulcers, suppurations, hives, urticaria, intense irritation; blisters on the thighs.