Coryza; acrid, fluent; nostrils raw.
Nose feels stopped up in spite of the watery discharge (compare, Am. c., Samb., Sinap.); sneezing < at night.
Acrid, ichorous discharge, excoriating inside of nose, alae, and upper lip (Ars., Cepa).
Constant picking at the nose until it bleeds; boring with the finger into the side of the nose.
Picks lips until they bleed; corners of the mouth sore, cracked, bleeding (with malignant tendency, Cund.); bites nails until fingers bleed.
Patients pick and bore into the raw bleeding surfaces though very painful; scream with pain but keep up the boring (in diphtheria, scarlatina, typhoid).
Children refuse food and drink on account of soreness of mouth and throat (Mer.); are sleepless.
Saliva profuse, acrid, corrodes the mucous membrane; tongue and buccal cavity raw and bleeding.
Aphonia: complete, after exposure to northwest winds (Acon., Hep.); from singing (Arg. n., Caust., Phos., Sel.).
Clergyman's sore throat; voice hoarse, uncertain, uncontrollable, changing continually; worse from talking, speaking or singing; orators, singers, actors.
Desquamation in large flakes, a second or third time, in scarlatina.
Typhoid scarlatina, with apathy, scanty or suppressed urine; threatened uraemia.
The sore mouth and nose are guiding in malignant scarlatina and diphtheria.
Relations. - Useful: after Hep. and Nit-ac. in dry, hoarse, croupy cough; after Caust. and Hep. in morning hoarseness and deafness, and in scarlatina.
Should not be given low or repeated often as bad effects often follow. - Dr. L.
The higher potencies most prompt and effective.
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