Upas tiente [Upa.]
Upas-tree - Strychnos Tiente
Produces TONIC SPASMS, TETANUS, AND
Disinclined for mental work.
Irritable. Dull headache deep in brain.
PAIN IN EYES AND ORBITS, WITH
CONJUNCTIVITIS. Dull sunken eyes. Styes.
Herpes on lips. Burning on the
tongue. Pain in mouth, as from a splinter. (NIT-AC.)
Desire increased, with loss of
power. DULL BACKACHE, as after excessive coitus.
Lancinating pain throughout right
lung toward the liver, stopping breathing. Violent palpitation; sensation of
heaviness in stomach.
Numb hands and feet. Hangnails
inflamed; itching and redness of roots of nails.
Compare: UPAS ANTIARIS - resinous
exudation of ANTIARIS TOXIEARIA, (a deadly poison to the muscular system. It
suspends both voluntary muscular action and that of the heart without causing
convulsions. Used in Java as an arrow poison (Merrell). Differs in producing
CLONIC SPASMS, violent vomiting, diarrhoea, great prostration). OXAL-AC. UPAS
when Bryonia fails (typhoid).
Third to sixth potency.