Homeopathic Remedy Calcarea Sulphurica (Calc-s)
Calcarea Sulphurica (Calc-s); Common Name : Calcium Sulphate, Sulphate of Lime, Plaster of Paris ;
Chemical Formula: CaSO4;
Stage: Acute, Chronic;
Miasm :Psoric, Tubercular, Syphilitic;
Thermal State: Hot, Ambithermal,
Appetite: Increased, Reduced;
Sensitivity: Low, High;
Time Phases: Evening, Night;
Gender : Male, Female, Child;
Element: Oxygen(O, 8), Sulphur(S, 16), Calcium(Ca, 20); Calcarea Sulphurica (Calc-s) is useful in septic conditions, where pus has found a vent, in third stage of inflammation, Purulent, yellow, thick discharges from septic conditions.
This remedy is indicated in SUPPURATION when the pus has found a vent, the infiltration has subsided but the discharge continues.
It is of service in ECZEMA and GLANDULAR SWELLINGS. THE ERUPTION HAS YELLOWISH SCALES AND THERE ARE MANY PIMPLES AND POINTS OF SUPPURATION. THE GLANDS ARE ENLARGED AND HARD. It SHOULD BE THOUGHT OF IN CASES THAT ARE DISCHARGING PUS.
A/F [ Ailments from / Causation] :
-Overlifting [Rhus-t], (Wear and tear)
-Onanism, sexual excess
-Artificial baby foods, tonics, milk
-Suppressed skin eruptions
-Suppressed venereal disease
-Ill effects of antibiotics
MODALITIES of Calcarea Sulphurica (Calc-s) :
[< – Aggravation]
< Cold; wet
< Change of weather
< After stimulants
< Waking in water
< Extremes of temperature
> Open air
MIND Symptom :
-Strong personality, argumentative, bossy.
-Anxiety in the evening in bed, at night > open air.
-Confusion from mental exertion.
GUIDING INDICATIONS of Calcarea Sulphurica (Calc-s):
-Dr. Schussler’s Connective Tissue Remedy.
-Tendency to suppuration; unhealthy skin; does not heal rapidly.
-Recurrent abscesses. When abscess has broken, or has been lanced, and is discharging. The presence of pus with a vent is a characteristic indication.
-Tendency to formation of abscesses, that have ruptured, are slow to heal, with a continuous discharge of yellow pus [Pyrog].
-Mucous discharges are yellow, thick, lumpy, mixed with blood, serosanguinous.
-Tongue-dry, cracked, flabby. Looks like hard, dried clay.
-Poor reaction; well selected remedies act for a short time.
-Craving for green, unripe or sour fruits, sweets [Morrison].
-Confusion from mental exertion.
-Vertigo-Open air < walking fast.
-Inflammation of eyes with discharge of thick yellow matter.
-Face-Pimples pustules on face.
-G.I.T.-Painful abscess around anus.
-Extremities-Burning, itching of soles of feet.
-Skin-Boils which open, drain yellowish pus, for days, weeks and even months at a time.
-Dry eczema of children.
KEYNOTES of Calcarea Sulphurica (Calc-s):
1. Aversion to covers when cold.
2. Takes cold easily, yet desires open air.
3. Fear of birds.
4. Diarrhoea from maple sugar, change of weather.
5. Burning, itching of soles of feet.
CONFIRMATORY SYMPTOMS of Calcarea Sulphurica (Calc-s):
1. Useful in septic conditions, where pus has found a vent.
2. Discharges-thick, lumpy, yellowish, blood stained.
NUCLEUS OF REMEDY :
-Schussler’s remedy for the third stage of inflammation.
-Suppuration; especially when pus has found a vent.
-Discharges are thick, yellowish, lumpy, mixed with blood.
-To prevent harelip in children give to the mother, Granules of Calc-s 12x, trituration every morning and evening during 3rd to 7th month (both inclusive).
-Calc-s 12x will abort felons and furuncles- Dr. W.E.Leonard.