LILIUM TIGRINUM [Lil-t]
Full, heavy, forced out feeling. Utero-ovarian sagging. Nervous tremor.
Hurried, nervous, snappish, erotic, or depressed.
COMMON NAME : Tiger Lily
FAMILY : Liliaceae
PHYSIOLOGICAL ACTION: 1. Female - Congestion, Hyperesthesia 2. Posterior cord- Hyperesthesia 3. Heart - Reglex excitablity
MODALITIES : < Warmth of room 3 > Cool, open fresh air 2 < Motion > When busy 2 < Miscarriage 2 > Lying on left side < Walking > Sunset < Standing > Pressure 2 < Consolation > Support with hands 2 < Pressure of bed > Crossing legs < Clothes > Rubbing < Jarring > During the day < Evening.
< Night after 5 a.m.
< COITION after < ANGER OR EXCITEMENT
MIND : -Mental and uterine or cardiac symptoms alternate.
-Marked nervo-hysterical reflexes. hysterical, intense, and rage filled.
-Profound depression of spirits; can hardly avoid weeping, is very fearful, indifferent about what is being done for her.
-Tormented about her SALVATION [Verat, Sulph, Lyco].
-CONFLICTS BETWEEN RELIGIOUS IDEALS AND SEXUALITY.
Deep conflict inside the patient between a strongly sexual nature and an equally strong moral side. Frustration leading to anger and extreme IRRITABILITY.
-Erotic. Nymphomania. Must keep busy to suppress sexual desire.
-Sexual excitement <-> apprehension of religious ideas.
Lasciviousness <-> anger. Lust <-> guilt.
-Great kindness and sincerety <-> angry, nasty state.
-Aimless, hurried manner, desire to do several things at once, resulting in inability to do anything productive at all. Fruitless activity. Feels she must do something, but cannot focus.
-Must keep busy to repress sexual desire. Occupation ameliorates.
-Listless; yet does not want to be still; restless yet does not want to walk; hurried manner; desire to do something, yet no ambition. Imperative duties, inability to perform them.
-Snappish, can hardly speak a decent word to anyone. Haughty and ungrateful.
Curses or swears.
-takes offense no matter how kindly she is treated.
-Dementia with business worries and sexual excess. Desire to pull ones hair. Violent.
-Suicidal disposition by poison.
-Weeping < consolation.
-WILD, crazy, frantic feeling in the head following the suppression of sexual energy.
-Dread of evil, insanity, heart disease, being incurable, something bad will happen.
GUIDING INDICATIONS : -Chief action upon VENOUS CIRCULATION, HEART, FEMALE ORGANS rectum, bladder and left side.
-Chilly >open air, < warm room.
-Pain-In small spots, constantly shifting [Kali-bi], travel from left to right.
-Wandering, flying, shooting pains or opening and shutting sensation.
-Radiating pains from ovaries to heart, to left breast, down the legs, etc.
-Backward pains; about eyes to occiput, from nipples through chest, from heart to left scapula.
-Full, heavy or FORCED OUT FEELING in uterus, ovaries, heart etc.
-Pulsations, ebulliations over whole body, full distended feeling as if blood would burst through the vessel [Aesc].
-Head-Wild feeling in head.
-Burning headache walking in open air.
-Eyes-Myopic astigmatism; has to turn head sideways to see clearly.
-Feel sprained, bite and burn
-Mouth-Tongue; coated yellowish, white in patches.
-G.I.T.-Thirsty; drinks often and much before several symptoms.
-Craving for MEAT, sour or sweet dainties.
-Aversion to coffee, tea, bread, to the usual cigar [ Tyler].
-Hunger as from spine.
-Stiff, tense abdomen. Cant bear weight of covers.
-Sharp abdominal pains
-Heavy, dragging down of whole abdomen contents: even organs of chest, must support abdomen.
-Urge for stool, but only passes urine.
-Lump sensation in the rectum
-Early morning diarrhoea, frequent stools with tenesmus.
-Constant desire to defecate, from pressure in rectum, ineffectual desire < standing > urinating.
-Tenesmus of rectum and bladder [Canth, Erigeron, Nux-v].
-Urinary system-Increased frequency of urination, passes urine every 15 minutes.
-Cystitis with urethral burning.
-If desire for urination is not attended to, feeling of congestion in chest.
-Menses early, scanty, dark, clotted, offensive, flow only when moving about.
-Left ovarian neuralgia.
-BEARING DOWN SENSATION [Sep, Murex, Kreos, Bell] and urgent desire for stool, as though organs would escape > sitting down and crossing legs or supporting with hand.
-Menses cease when resting [ Bell, Lac-c, Sep].
-Constant desire to support parts externally, must cross her legs.
-Acrid, brown leucorrhoea, staining brown, smarting in labia
-Severe neuralgic pain in uterus, cannot bear touch, not even weight of bed clothes or slightest jar.
-C.V.S.-Angina pectoris with pain in right arm < stooping, lying on right side. > rubbing >pressure.
-Sensation as if heart is clutched or grasped in a vice [Cact], or as if hanging by a thread.
-Sensation as if blood had gone to the heart and made it overful, feels full to burst.
-Sensation as if heart were alternately grasped and relaxed.
-Palpitations during pregnancy. Rapid heart beat 150-170 beats/min.
-Extremities-Cannot walk on uneven ground or terrain.
-Burning palms and soles.
KEYNOTES : -Must keep herself busy to suppress her sexual desire.
-Always hurried and busy.
-Hunger as if from the spine.
-Sensation as if rivet or ball under left mammae.
-Sensation as if heart is hung by a thread.
-Menses only when moving, cease when resting.
CONFIRMATORY SYMPTOMS : -Bearing down sensation with increased sexual desire.
-Symptoms reflex from the genitals.
NUCLEUS OF REMEDY : -Women exhausted by sexual excesses.
-Complains reflex to some pathological condition of uterus and ovaries.
-Symptoms due to congestion of pelvic organs.
LILIUM TIGRINUM SEPIA down Sensation - Everything forcing down - Pressure from back as if it would come out of to abdomen.
cross legs of sympathy - Feels heat more - Feels cold more - Hurried and worried - Indifferent - Craves meat - Aversion to meat stand, must sit down and cross legs or support the parts.
CLINICAL : -Arrhythmia, Cystitis, Depression, Dysmenorrhoea, Headache, Haemorrhoids, Hysteria, Irritable bowel syndrome, Palpitations, Premenstrual syndrome, Sexual disorders, Tendonitis, Uterine prolapse, Vertigo, Visual disturbance.
-Think very highly of LILIUM in case of ciliary spasm where the nervo-muscular derangement of the eye has caused a certain degree of astigmatism. - Dr. Woodyatt.
REMEDY RELATIONSHIPS : -Compare- Alo, Bell, Lach, Med, Murx, Nux-v, Plat, Puls, Spi.
-Antidote- Platina, Nux-v.
-Belladonna- > Standing -Pulsatilla- < Lying down.