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Rheumatic, nervous subjects with ovarian irritation and heavy limbs. 
Muscular, neurotic, crampy pains in every part of the body. 
Agitation and pains like electric-shocks. 
Depression, with sensation of a great cloud enveloping her. 
Dreams of impending evil. Illusions of rats and mice. 

SYNONYM : Actea Racemosa Macrotys 
COMMON NAME : Black Snake-root Black cohosh 
SOURCE : Tincture of fresh root 
FAMILY : Helleboreae 
PHYSIOLOGICAL ACTION: 1) C.N.S- Rheumatic Hyperaemia, chorea, paralysis. 
2) Circulation- Febrile irritation, heart irregular, feeble. 
3) Female- Rheumatic hyperaesthesia. 
A/F : -Fright, anxiety -Child bearing -Disappointed love -Overexertion -Business failures -During dentition. 
MODALITIES : < Menstruation suppressed > Warm wraps 2 < During labour > Open air < Emotions > Pressure < Alcohol, wine > Continued motion < Night > Pressure < Puberty, climaxis > Grasping things < Change of weather < Heat and cold < Damp cold weather < Motion 
MIND : -Sensation as if heavy black cloud had settled all over her, all is darkness and confusion. 
-Great depression, with dream of impending evil. 
-Fears riding in a closed carriage, of being obliged to jump out. 
-Incessant talking. 
-Illusion of a mouse running under the chair. 
-Puerperal mania or melancholia, tries to injure herself, hysterical. Delirium tremens. 
-Mania following disappearance of neuralgia. 
GUIDING INDICATIONS : -Plump, delicate, sensitive, nervous, chilly women who complain of aching pain in back. 
-Many complaints are depending upon utero-ovarian irritation. 
-Symptoms are irregular, changeable and alternating. 
-Pains are-violent, shooting, aching -wander here and there, shock-like -with cries and faintness -go upwards or side to side. 
-General sick feeling with exhaustion. 
-Physical symptoms alternate with mental symptoms. 
-Causes irritation of spinal cord - Neuritis, neuralgias. 
-Head-Shooting, throbbing pains from overstudy, mental worry, or reflex of uterine disease. 
-Waving sensation, or opening and shutting sensation in brain. 
-Brain feels too large. 
-Pressing outward pain. 
-Eyes-Intense pain in eyeball, from eyes to top of head. 
-Photophobia from artificial light. 
-G.I.T.-Gnawing pain with sinking in epigastrium. 
-Respiratory system-Dry, short cough < speaking. 
-Female genitalia-Epileptiform convulsions at the time of menses. 
-Chorea at puberty with delayed menses. 
-Habitual abortion at the 3rd month in women. 
-Rheumatic dysmenorrhoea, pain as the flow increases. 
-Menses-profuse, dark, coagulated, offensive, irregular. 
-more profuse the flow, greater the suffering. 
-with backache, nervousness. 
-preceeded by pains in ovarian region, shooting up and down the anterior surface of thighs. 
-Pains across pelvis from hip to hip. 
-Left infra-mammary pains. 
-C.V.S.-Hearts action ceases suddenly, impending suffocation. 
-Back-Stiffness and contraction in neck and back. 
-Crick in the back. 
-Extremities-Rheumatic pain in muscles A/F - sewing, typewriting, piano playing. 
-Belly of the muscles feel bruised, sore heavy aching, especially large muscles affected. 
-Muscular soreness with uneasy, restless feeling in the limbs.
-Stiffness in Tendo Achilles. 
-Skin-Facial blemishes in young women. 
KEYNOTES : 1. Mania following disappearance of neuralgias. 
2. Illusion of a mouse running from under her chair. 
3. The more the menstrual flow the greater the suffering. 
CONFIRMATORY SYMPTOMS : -Dysmenorrhoea. Menses irregular, with exhaustion and pain, with mental symptoms during flow. 
-Habitual abortion in 3rd month. 
-Pains -severe, shooting, stitching, shock-like, changes the location, from hip to hip, ovary to ovary. 
-Rheumatic affections of belly of muscles A/F - overexertion, with sore, bruised feeling. 
NUCLEUS OF REMEDY : -Complaints of females, who are chilly, plump, delicate. 
-Complaints usually of utero-ovarian nature. 
-Melancholy, nervousness, great mental depression. 
-Hysterical or epileptiform spasms. 
-Neuritis or neuralgias. 
-Pains are sharp, lancinating, electric like, shooting, intense in nature. 
-Rheumatic affections in females, with generalised sore bruised feeling all over. 
-Rheumatism of belly of muscles. 
CLINICAL : -Amenorrhoea, Angina pectoris, Intercostal rheumatism, Migraine, Ovarian irritation, Stiff neck, Uterine cramps. 
-Given before term, it renders labour easier, cures sickness of pregnancy, prevents after pains. 
-Has ensured safe delivery in women who have previously born dead children without any discovered cause. 
REMEDY RELATIONSHIPS : -Compare-Agar, Aristolochia milhomens, Caulo, Derris pinnata, Lil-t, Macrotin, Puls, Rhamnus californica. 
-Similar to Caullophylum and Puls in rheumatic and uterine affections. 
-Similar to Aconite in fear of death and restlessness. 

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