ZINGIBER OFFICINALE [Zing]
Complete cessation of function of kidneys.
Complaints from eating melons and drinking impure water.
Asthma without anxiety.
COMMON NAME : Ginger
FAMILY : Zingiberaeceae.
PREPARATION : Prepared from trituration of dried rhizome.
A/F : - Eating melons [ Calc, Robinia].
- Eating bread [Calc, Robinia] - Impure water intake.
MODALITIES : < Touch < Lying > Sitting < Motion < Cold, damp air.
< Bread, Melons < Rising < Evening
MIND : -Cheerful, good humoured state of MIND:, when the opposite state of MIND: is expected.
-Irritability, especially in evening, during menses.
-Dreams of churches.
GUIDING INDICATIONS : -Desires-Pungent food.
-Chilly - chilliness beginning in lower limbs going upwards.
-Mucous secretions thick and slimy.
-Head-Sensation as if it is too large.
-Head pain with sudden glimmering before eyes.
-Sensation as if contents of head passed into forehead and nose on stooping.
-Respiratory system-Asthma of gastric origin.
-Patient must sit up to breathe, but despite the severity of paroxysm there is no anxiety.
-Hoarseness, smarting below larynx.
-G.I.T.-Taste of food remains for long, especially of bread and toast.
-Stomach complaints from eating melons, drinking impure water.
-Stomach feels heavy like a stone.
-Diarrhoea from impure water with much flatulence, cutting pains and relaxation of sphincter.
-Anus red, inflamed, hot, sore and painful.
-Urine-Thick, turbid of strong odour; suppressed.
KEYNOTES : -Ailments from eating melons, bread and drinking impure water.
-Patient must sit up to breathe but despite the severity of paroxysm there is anxiety.
NUCLEUS OF REMEDY : -States of debility in the digestive tract and sexual system, and respiratory troubles call for this remedy.
CONFIRMATORY SYMPTOMS : -Asthma without anxiety.
CLINICAL : -Asthma, Diarrhoea, Flatulence, Haemorrhoids, Hemicrania, Hoarseness, Urine suppressed.
-Useful in acute renal failure, in reconvalesence from typhus- Dr. Hering.
REMEDY RELATIONSHIPS : -Compare - Calad.
-Antidoted by- Nux-vom.