(also called Eosinum)
A remedy for cancer, polyarthritis. Proved in potencies by Dr. B. C. Woodbury.
Summary of symptoms:
Burning under finger nails and toe nails, on soles.
Itching and redness of knee-caps.
Redness of palms.
Redness, burning and numbness of tongue.
Peculiar sensation of being very tall with tendency to vertigo.
Burning in various parts on skin.
Shifting location after scratching which relieves.
Second decimal (1 % sol).
Chronic cystitis, with dysuria; tenesmus after micturition; muco-pus and uric-acid deposit, gravel, renal calculi. Fine sand in urine of a brown color. Burning in neck of bladder whilst urinating and tenesmus afterward. Pyelitis, incontinence of urine. Croaking noise and rumbling in bowels.
Compare: Uva, Chimaph, Lyc; Pareira. Epigea contains Arbutin, also Formic acid.
Tincture in 5-drop doses every three hours.