TARENTULA CUBENSIS [Tarent-c]
Septic states. Toxaemia. Diphtheria. Severe inflammations, with pains. Malignanat suppurations.
Pain of death, soothes the last struggles.
Pruritus about the genitals.
Abscesses, where pain and inflammation predominate.
COMMON NAME : Cuban spider
FAMILY : Mygale cubensis
SOURCE : It is prepared from the rotten specimen of the Cuban Tarentula. The pyogenic effect of Tarentula cubensis is the point of differentiation between Cubensis and Hispania.
MODALITIES : < Touch 3 < Cold 2 < Noise 2 < Damp 2 < Hands in cold water < Periodicity - yearly, hourly < After menses, coitus < Evening, night < Bright colours < Washing head < Cold drinks < Seeing others in trouble < Music > Relaxation > Rubbing 2 > Sweating 2 > Smoking > Tobacco chewing > In the sun > Open air 2 > Riding in carriage, horseback
MIND : -Restlessness 3, could not keep quiet in any position 2, must keep in motion, though walking < all symptoms 2 (reverse-Rhus-t, Ruta).
-Anxiety while walking, which makes him walk faster.
-Delirium with pains or from sepsis.
GUIDING INDICATIONS : -Choric affections-Constant movements of the legs, arm, trunk, twitching and jerking of muscles.
-Right arm, left leg affected.
-Rolling from side to side to relieve the distress 3 (Am-c, Ars, Lach).
-Atrocious burning pain 3, slightest touch provokes the pain Alarming prostration 3, hardness 3 of part.
-G.I.T.-Desire Raw articles.
-Aversion to bread, roasted meats.
-Desire to eat with intense thirst, inextinguishable thirst for cold water.
-Loss of appetite except for breakfast.
-Respiratory system-Suffocation 3, must have fresh air < coughing noise > smoking.
-Cannot hold urine on coughing.
-Sleep prevented by harsh cough.
-Female genitalia-At every menstrual nisus, throat, mouth, tongue intolerably dry, especially when sleeping (Nux-m).
-Dry, hot, raw itching of vulva a vagina < scratching.
-Genitals sensitive, sexual excitement, even to mania.
-Scirrhus of breast.
-Skin-Carbuncles, even to sloughing, with great prostration and diarrhoea.
-Abscess, boils, felons, affected part becomes dark red, purplish swelling of skin and tissue.
-The agony of felon compelling patient to walk the floor for nights.
-Malignant ulcers, anthrax, gangrene.
KEYNOTES : -Atrocious burning pain, hardness of part.
NUCLEUS OF REMEDY : -Atoxaemic medicine, septic condition, various forms of malignant suppuration, with atrocious pains.
CONFIRMATORY SYMPTOMS : -Terrible, burning, stinging pain in all septic states.
CLINICAL : -Abscess, Bubo, Bubonic plague, Carbuncles, Diphtrheria, Gangrene, Pimples, Prostration, Pruritus, Scirrhus, Septicemia, Suppuration, Ulceration.
-In pulmonary kochs, it soothes the dying suffers Dr.Kent.
-According to Dr.Nacterlam it is more useful in whooping cough than Ipecac or Castanea to or any other remedy.
REMEDY RELATIONSHIPS : -Compare-Anthrac, Apis, Ars, Bell, Crot, Echi, Pyrog.
-Antidotes-Bov, Carb-v, Cup, Lach.
-Similar to-Apis, Crot, Lach, Platina, Mygale, Naja, Ther.