Natural order. - Coniferse.
Common names. - Black or Double Spruce.
Habitat.- A tree growing in Northern United States and Canada.
Preparation.- Tincture from the gui u .
Acts especially upon the mucous lining of the stomach, causing deranged digestion, and consequent phenomena.
Mind. - Very low spirited and melancholy. Nervous; unable to think or study.
Head. - Dizziness. Bad feeling in head. Dull headache. Head hot, with flushed cheeks.
Ear.- Pain in left external meatus.
Throat. - Choking-sensation in throat. Sensation of something sticking in oesophagus toward its lower end. (Upper end, Lactic ac.)
Stomach. - Hungry and wakeful at night. Total loss of appetite in the morning, but great craving for food at noon and night. Pain after a hearty meal. Continual distressing sensation about stomach as if everything were knotted up ; worse whenever debilitated. Sensation of an undigested hard-boiled egg in the stomach.
Stool. - Constipation.
Female Organs. - Delayed or suppressed menstruation.
Heart.- Heavy, slow beating of heart ; sharp cutting pains.
Generalities. - Gets out of breath easily. Dyspnoea. Pain in small of back (Bell., Caul., Cimic, Puis., Kreos.) Rheumatic pains and aching in the bones. Alternate heat and cold.
Sleep.- Sleepy during the day, but wakeful and restless at night with bad dreams.
Compare.- Bry., Cham., Ign., Nux v., Lactic ac.
Dyspepsia. - Troubles from indigestion. Dyspepsia from the use of tea or tobacco.
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