|Hydrate of Ammonia-Ammonia Water|
This is a powerful cardiac stimulant. As such in syncope, thrombosis, hæmorrhage, snake-bites, chloroform narcosis, may be given by inhalation.
The dema and ulceration of mucous membranes produced by this powerful drug have been utilized as guiding symptoms for its use; hence in membranous croup with burning in sophagus. Aphonia. See Causticum.
Respiratory.--Difficult respiration. Accumulation of mucus with incessant coughing. Loss of voice. Burning rawness in throat. Spasm of the glottis with suffocation; patient gasps for breath. Pain in sophagus on breathing deeply. Scraping and burning in throat and sophagus. Uvula covered with white mucus. Nasal diphtheria, with burning excoriating discharge.
Extremities.--Excessive exhaustion and muscular debility. Rheumatism of shoulders. Skin hot and dry.
Dose.--First to third potency; also five to ten minims, well diluted with water.
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