Author: Jan Scholten
655.41.12 Ruta graveolens
English: Rue, Herb of Grace.
Man walking through dense bamboo forest, clearing his way with a machete, not knowing whence he comes or whither he goes.
Anxiety < fever.
Forgetful, indifferent, apathy, dull, foggy, sluggish.
Sad, discontent, loathing life; guilty.
Ailments from having adapted to her husband, having moved house for her husband.
Restless, turns and changes position frequently when lying.
Fear: faint, disease, heart disease, death, evil, water, heights.
Dreams: confused; vivid; encircled tightly; exhausting; morose; vexatious; about children; unable to fly.
Sensation: squeezed; bruised lame
Weather: < cold, < winter.
Time: < 11 pm.
Physical: > motion, < start of motion, > rubbing; < injury, fall or blow.
Eyes: pain, aching, balls of fire, tired < work; vision blurred, misty, dim, < strained, < fine work, sewing, watch making, engraving, looking intently, < overuse, reading, < bad light, < dark, < night; amblyopia, asthenopia, < overexertion of eyes; anomalies of refraction; spasms of lower lids.
Lungs: tuberculosis, < injuries to chest.
Rectum: prolapse, < slightest stooping, < confinement, < unsuccessful urging; polyp, cancer; constipation, < inactivity, < injuries.
Urinary: bladder pressure, constantly full, = urinating; urging, irresistible; urination difficult, < retention, involuntary; scanty green urine.
Male: sex drive high, premature ejaculation.
Female: leucorrhoea, abortion.
Back: backache, > lying on the back; schiatica.
Limbs: tendinitis < exertion; Dupuytren’s contracture; periostitis, tennis elbow, ganglion of wrist; sprains, lame; bone pain, bruised; muscles stiff; scrofulous exostosis; bruises, < injuries of bones and periosteum; fractures, dislocations; pain, bruised, limbs, joints, < fall or blow; lame, < sprains, chronic, wrists and ankles.
Skin: erysipelas; warts, sore pains, flat, smooth, palms of hands.