HOMOPATHIC MATERIA MEDICA by William BOERICKE, M.D. Presented by Médi-T PULEX IRRITANS Common Flea
Marked urinary and female symptoms.
Head.--Very impatient, cross, and irritable. Frontal headache, with enlarged feeling of eyes. Face wrinkled and old-looking.
Mouth.--Metallic taste. Sensation of a thread in throat. Thirsty, especially during headache.
Stomach.--Breath and taste foul. Intense nausea, with vomiting, purging, and faintness. Stool very offensive. Abdomen bloated.
Urine.--Scanty with frequent urging, with pressure on bladder and burning in urethra. Flow stops suddenly followed by pain. Urine foul. Cannot retain urine; must attend to the call without delay. Irritable bladder before menses.
Female.--Menses delayed. Increased flow of saliva during. Intense burning in vagina. Leucorrha, profuse, foul, staining a greenish yellow; stains of menses and leucorrha very hard to wash out. Backache (Oxal ac).
Back.--Aches, weak; drawing of muscles below scapulæ.
Fever.--Feels a glow all over, like being over steam; chilly, while sitting beside the fire.
Skin.--Prickly itching. Sore spots all over. Skin emits foul odor.
Modalities.--Better, sitting or lying down. Worse, left side, moving about.
Dose.--The higher potencies.