Capsicum annuum.

Capsicum annuum.

Mind and Disposition.

Peevish, easily offended.

Home-sickness, with redness of the cheeks and sleeplessness.



Vertigo and giddiness, especially during the cold stage of the intermittent fever if the head would burst, with fulness.

Pressing headache, as if the head would burst, with fulness, nausea, and vomiting ; worse in the evening, -from moving the head,- when walking in the cold air ; better when lying with the head high, and from heat.

[5] One-sided headache, pressing, with nausea and vomiting ; worse from moving the head and eyes.

Darting pain through the head ; worse during rest ; better from moving about.



Burning in the eyes, (in the morning), with redness and lachrymation.

Objects appear black when brought before the eyes, (incipient amaurosis).



Swelling behind the ears, painful to the touch.

[10] Hardness hearing after previous burning and stinging in the ear.



Bleeding from the nose, in the morning in bed.



Redness of the cheeks, (without heat often changing to paleness.

Dull pressing pain in the cheek bone, excited by touching the parts.

Swollen, cracked lips.

[15] Lips peel off ; burning of the lips.


Mouth and Throat.

Burning blisters in the mouth.


Fetid odor from the mouth.

Spasmodic contraction of the throat.

Inflammation, with dark redness and burning of the throat.

The pain in the throat is worse between the acts of deglutition.


Appetite and Taste.

[20] Unnaturally increased appetite, alternated with aversion to food.

Taste sour.



Stomach and Abdomen.

Burning in the stomach, (after eating).

Distention of the abdomen, with suffocative arrest of breathing.

[25] Colic from flatulence.

Painless rumbling in the abdomen.


Stool and Anus.

Dysentery ; stools of bloody mucus with tenesmus, and strangury.

Diarrhoea at night, with burning at the anus.

Haemorrhoidal tumors, with burning, (bleeding).


Urinary Organs.

[30] Strangury, with tenesmus of the bladder.

Spasmodic contraction of the neck of the bladder.

Burning while urinating.

Discharge of blood from the urethra, which is painful to the touch.


Sexual Organs.

Men. Impotence, with coldness of the scrotum.

[35] Purulent discharge from the urethra.

Dwindling of the testes.



Oppressed breathing appearing to come from the abdomen, or from fulness of the chest.

Asthma with redness of the face, eructation and sensation at ; if the chest were extended.

Deep breathing, almost like a sigh.

[40] Dry, hard cough in the evening and at night, with pain in distant parts, (stitches in the bladder, pain in the know or legs, ears, throat).

When coughing, he exhales fetid smelling air.



Aversion to exercise.

Phlegmatic temperament, and relaxed fibres.



Pulse irregular, and often intermitting.

[45] Chill almost always with violent thirst worse after drinking.

Heat, with perspiration, and no thirst.

Perspiration after the chill, without previous heat.

On the upper part of the legs cold perspiration.



Sensation over the whole body, as if the parts would go to sleep.



[50] Stiffness and painfulness of all the joints when beginning to move.

Cracking of all the joints, (finger joints, knee).

Most complaints are aggravated from eating and drinking ; are most severe on beginning to exercise ; and axe relieved or ameliorated by continued exercise.

“Materia Medica” by Adolf zur Lippe is a classic text in the field of homeopathy. It was first published in 1870 and has since become a valuable resource for practitioners of homeopathy.

The book is a comprehensive materia medica, which is a type of reference book that lists and describes the various substances used in homeopathy. It includes detailed descriptions of the physical and mental symptoms associated with each substance, as well as its traditional uses in homeopathic practice.

Adolf zur Lippe was a well-respected homeopathic physician who practiced in the United States in the late 19th century. He was known for his extensive knowledge of homeopathic remedies and his ability to accurately prescribe remedies for his patients.

“Materia Medica” by Adolf zur Lippe is still widely read and studied today by homeopaths and homeopathy students around the world. While some of the information in the book may be considered outdated by modern standards, it remains an important resource for those interested in the history and development of homeopathy.

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Homoeopathy is a system of alternative medicine that is based on the concept of “like cures like.” It uses highly diluted substances that are believed to cause similar symptoms as the illness being treated.

There are many online homoeopathic Materia medica, which are resources that list and describe the properties and uses of different homoeopathic remedies. Some popular online homoeopathic Materia medica include:

Boericke’s Materia Medica: A comprehensive reference guide to homoeopathic remedies, including information on their uses, indications, and dosages.

Clarke’s Dictionary of Homeopathic Materia Medica: A well-respected and widely used reference that includes information on the symptoms that each remedy is used to treat.

Homeopathic Materia Medica by William Boer Icke: A popular homoeopathic reference book that provides in-depth information on a wide range of remedies, including their indications, symptoms, and uses.

The Complete Repertory by Roger van Zandvoort: A comprehensive online reference that provides information on remedies, symptoms, and indications, and allows users to search for treatments based on specific symptoms.

There are many writers who have contributed to the development of homoeopathic materia medica. Some of the most well-known include:

Samuel Hahnemann: The founder of homoeopathy, Hahnemann wrote extensively about the use of highly diluted substances in treating illness. He is best known for his work “Organon of the Medical Art,” which outlines the principles of homoeopathy.

James Tyler Kent: Kent was an American homoeopathic physician who is known for his contributions to homoeopathic materia medica. He wrote “Repertory of the Homeopathic Materia Medica,” which is still widely used today.

William Boericke: Boericke was an Austrian-American homoeopathic physician who wrote the “Pocket Manual of Homeopathic Materia Medica.” This book is considered one of the most comprehensive and widely used homoeopathic reference books.

George Vithoulkas: Vithoulkas is a Greek homoeopathic physician and teacher who has written several books on homoeopathic materia medica, including “The Science of Homeopathy” and “Essence of Materia Medica.”

Robin Murphy: Murphy is an American homoeopathic physician who has written several books on homoeopathic materia medica, including “Homeopathic Clinical Repertory” and “Homeopathic Medical Repertory.”

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