Caulophyllum thalictroides (Caul)

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Blue Cohosh

(CAULOPHYLLUM)

Generals: This is a woman's remedy. Want of tonicity of the womb. During labor, when the pains are deficient and the patient is exhausted and fretful. Besides, it has a special affinity for the smaller joints. Thrush, locally and internally.

Stomach: Cardialgia, spasms of stomach. Dyspepsia with spasmodic symptoms.

Female: Extraordinary rigidity of os (BelladonnaBell; Gelsemium sempervirensGels; Veratrum albumVerat). Spasmodic and severe pains, which fly in all directions; shivering, without progress; false pains. Revives labor pains and furthers progress of labor. After pains. Leucorrhoea, with moth-spots on forehead. Habitual abortion from uterine debility (Helonias dioicaHelon; PulsatillaPuls; Sabbatia angularisSaba). Needle-like pains in cervix. Dysmenorrhoea, with pains flying to other parts of body. Lochia protracted; great atony. Menses and leucorrhoea profuse.

Skin: Discoloration of skin in women with menstrual and uterine disorder.

Extremities: Severe drawing, erratic pain and stiffness in small joints, fingers, toes, ankles, etc. Aching in wrists. Cutting pains on closing hands. Erratic pains, changing place every few minutes.

Relations: Incompatible: Coffea crudaCoff.

Compare: Viola odorataViol-o (rheumatic carpal and metacarpal joints); Cimicifuga racemosaCimic, Sepia officinalisSep, PulsatillaPuls, Gelsemium sempervirensGels.

Dose: Tincture to third attenuation.