Stillingia

Natural History.
     Queen’s Root

General.
     Chronic periosteal rheumatism, syphilitic and scrofulous affections. Respiratory symptoms well marked. Torpor of lymphatics; torpid liver, with jaundice and constipation.

Mind.
     GLOOMY FOREBODINGS; depressed.

Respiratory.
     Dry, spasmodic cough. Larynx constricted, with stinging in fauces. Trachea feels sore when pressed. HOARSENESS and chronic laryngeal affections of public speakers.

Urinary Organs.
     Urine colorless. DEPOSITS WHITE SEDIMENT; urine milky and thick.

Extremities.
     Aching pains in BONES of extremities and back.

Skin.
     Ulcers; chronic eruptions on hands and fingers. ENLARGED CERVICAL GLANDS. Burning, itching of legs; worse, exposure to air. Exostosis. Scrofuloderma; syphilis, secondary eruption and later stitches. Valuable for intercurrent use.

Aggravation.
     WORSE, in afternoon, damp air, motion.

Amelioration.
     BETTER, in morning, dry air.

Relationship.
     Compare: STAPHIS.; MERC.; SYPHIL.; AUR.; CORYDALIS (syphilitic nodes).

Dose.
     Tincture and first potency.