VIPERA COMMUNIS [Vip]
Bursting feeling, especially in varicose veins elevating parts, sits with feet high.
SYNONYM : -Vipera berus -Vipera torva.
A/F : -Menopause.
MODALITIES : < Letting the limbs hang down > Discharges < Cold > Cold drinks < Touch < Yearly < Change of weather
MIND : -Wild sexual excitement, temptation of adultery.
-Delusion being persecuted by satan.
GUIDING INDICATIONS : -Haemorrhage flow red, with clots, excessive leading to prostration and faintness, especially at climacteric.
-Reopening especially of old wounds in warm weather.
-Sensitive to change of weather, hot weather. Inflammation of veins with great swelling, bursting sensation.
-Veins swollen, sensitive, bursting pain, varicose veins.
-Patient is obliged to keep extremities elevated. Bursting sensation< hanging down. Pain is unbearable ( Daid.)
-Severe cramps in lower extremity.
-Tongue dry, brown-black, swollen, protruding with difficult speech.
-Violent pain in enlargement of liver, with jaundice and fever, extends to shoulder and hip.
-Excruciating pain in epigastrium. < pressure.
KEYNOTES : 1) Varicose veins of lower extremities. Bursting sensation < hanging down limbs.
2) Violent pain in enlargement of liver extending to shoulder and hip.
NUCLEUS OF REMEDY : -It effects blood vessels, especially veins, causing inflammation, thrombosis, phlebitis.
-Varicosities, dark blue veins < hanging the limb.
CONFIRMATORY SYMPTOMS : -Varicose veins of legs < hanging down > elevation.
-Bursting sensation in affected parts.
CLINICAL : -Cramps, Epistaxis, Goitre, Haemorrhages, Phlebitis, Varicose veins or ulcers.
-A valuable remedy in brachial neuritis where it is noted that patient supports the arm of the affected side to get relief -Dr. Robert Redfield.
REMEDY RELATIONSHIPS : -Compare-Elaps, Pelius berus.
-< Hanging down the limbs -Calc, Am-c, Sabin, Thuj.