Prunus spinosa [Prun.]
Special action on the urinary
organs and head. Very valuable in certain neuralgias, anasarca, and especially
oedema pedum. Ankle and foot feel sprained. CILIARY NEURALGIA. (SPIG.)
Pressing-asunder pain beneath
skull. SHOOTING FROM RIGHT FRONTAL BONE THROUGH BRAIN TO OCCIPUT. PAIN IN RIGHT
EYEBALL, AS IF IT WOULD BURST. Piercing toothache, as if teeth were pulled out;
worse, taking anything warm.
CILIARY NEURALGIA. Bursting pain in
right eyeball shooting like lightning through the brain to occiput. SUDDEN PAIN
IN LEFT EYE AS IF IT WOULD BURST, better by lachrymation. Iridochoroiditis.
Opacity of vitreous humor. Eyes feel as if bursting.
Ascites. Cramp-like pain in bladder
region; worse, walking.
Hard, nodular stool, with rectal
pain, as if angular body were pressed inward. Burning in anus after slimy
Tenesmus of bladder. Ineffectual
effort to urinate. HURRIEDLY IMPELLED TO URINATE; THE URINE SEEMS TO PASS AS FAR
AS GLANS, AND THEN RETURNS AND CAUSES PAIN IN URETHRA. Neuralgic dysuria. MUST
PRESS A LONG TIME BEFORE URINE APPEARS.
Wheezing when walking. Oppression
of chest; anxious, short respiration. Angina pectoris. Furious beating of heart;
worse, slightest motion.
Herpes zoster. DROPSY. Itching on
tips of fingers, as if frozen.
Compare: LAUROC.; PRUNUS PADUS -
Bird-cherry - (sore throat, pressure behind sternum and sticking pain in
rectum); PRUNUS VIRGINIANA - Wild Cherry - (HEART TONIC; relieves the flagging
and distended ventricle; irritable heart; dilatation of right heart; COUGH,
WORSE AT NIGHT ON LYING DOWN; weak digestion, especially in elderly people;
chronic bronchitis; increases muscular tone); PYRUS - Mountain Ash - (irritation
of eyes; constriction around waist; spasmodic pains in uterus, bladder, heart,
cold-water sensation in stomach, coldness extends up oesophagus; neuralgic and
Third to sixth potency.