Prunus spinosa.

Prunus spinosa.

Mind and Disposition.

Restlessness, which does not allow one to remain quiet in one place, walks about constantly, with dyspnoea and short breathing.



Heaviness of the head, also with vertigo.

Pressing in the head, as if the brain were pressed out through the skull with a plug.

Stitches in the scalp.



[5] Pain in the right eye as if it were torn asunder.

Itching in the corners of the eyes and in the edges of the lids.



Pain as if pressed out in the right ear.



Pain as from pressing asunder above the nasal bones.


Mouth and Throat.

Burning of the tongue as if scalded.


Stomach and Abdomen.

[10] Sensation of repletion in the stomach ; a very mall quantity of food satisfies the appetite.

Sensation of fulness in the pit of the stomach, as after a full meal, or as from overlifting, with shortness of breathing.

Ascites, with loss of appetite, scanty urine, hard, knotty stool, which is difficult to pass.

Incarcerated flatulency (on the bladder, with spasms, compelling one to walk stooped).

Pain in the right inguinal region as if hernia would produce.


Stool and Anus.

[15] Stool hard, difficult to expel, in small pieces, with stitches in the rectum.

Diarrhoea with nausea, feces consisting of mucus, with burning in the rectum as from a wound.


Urinary Organs.

Tenesmus vesicae.

Strangury ; continuous urging to urinate, with burning-biting in the bladder and urethra ; when the effort is made to urinate, burning in the urethra, so that one must bend double without being able to urinate.

Urgent desire to urinate ; the urine only reaches the glans penis and causes there violent pains and spasms, also with tenesmus in the rectum ; the pain in the bladder is momentarily relieved as soon as the urine descends in the urethra.

[20] Scanty secretion of urine, brown ; must always press a long time before passing any urine, and then in a feeble stream.

Spasms in the bladder, disturbing the sleep at night ; burning in the sphincter vesicae.

In the, urethra burning-biting ; great soreness, so that he can not touch it.


Sexual Organs.

Men. The prepuce is drawn behind the corona glandis, the penis becoming smaller.

Women. Tickling, itching in the region of the ovaries, not relieved by scratching and rubbing.

[25] Menstruation too early, with violent pain in the small of the back.

Metrorrhagia of thin pale blood, becoming more watery the longer it lasts.

Leucorrhoea, excoriating, coloring the linen yellow.


Respiratory Organs.

Breathing difficult, caused by a sensation of heaviness in the lower part of the thorax.



Back and small of the back feel stiff as from overlifting.

[30] Stitches between the shoulder-blades on drawing a long breath.

Pain in the small of the back when sitting.



Upper. Pressure on the right shoulder, extending to the deltoid muscle, preventing one from raising the arm.

Sensation as if sprained in the right thumb, hindering one from writing ; cannot bold the pen.

Lower. Pain in the hip, worse in the forenoon, and free from it after midnight.

[35] Pain in the first joint of the big toe, as if it were pulled out.

Restlessness in the legs, has to change the position continually.



Chilliness in the evening must go to bed, is inclined to stretch himself.

Dry heat over the whole body, with pain in the corona glandis and redness of the prepuce ; burning on the genitals, relieved by perspiration, and ceasing when going to bed.

Perspiration during sleep, only in the face.

“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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