Eryngium aquaticum (Ery-a)

Button Snake-root

Generals: A remedy for urinary disorders. Strangury, etc, with nervous erethism. Thick, yellow mucous discharges. Influenza. Uridrosis, sweat of urinous odor in evening.

Respiratory: Cough, with sense of constriction. Smarting in throat and larynx.

Urinary: Tenesmus of bladder and urethra. Difficult and frequent micturition. Pain behind pubes. Spasmodic stricture. Renal colic (Pareira bravaPareir; Calcarea carbonicaCalc). Congestion of kidneys with dull pain in back, running down the ureters and limbs. Irritable bladder from enlarged prostate gland, or from pressure of uterus.

Male: Discharge of prostatic fluid from slight causes. Seminal emissions without erections, with lassitude (Dioscorea villosaDios; PhosphorusPhos).


Compare: Conium maculatumCon, Cannabis indicaCann-i, Dioscorea villosaDios, Ocimum canumOci, Clematis erectaClem.

Dose: Tincture, to third potency.