Codeinum & salts (Cod)

Source Information

An Alkaloid from Opium

Generals: Trembling of whole body. Involuntary twitching of muscles of arms and lower limbs. Itching, with feeling of warmth, numbness and prickling. Diabetes.

Head: Pain from occiput to back of neck. Skin of face and scalp sore after neuralgia.

Eyes: Involuntary twitching of lids (Agar).

Stomach: Spasmodic pain at pit of stomach. Eructations. Great thirst, with desire for bitter substances.

Respiratory: Short and irritating cough; worse, at night. Copious, purulent expectoration. Night cough of phthisis.


Compare: Opium (crudum)Op, AgaricusAgaricus, HyoscyHyoscy, Ammonium bromatumAm-br.

Dose: One-quarter of a grain doses to third trituration.