Kalium chloricum (Kali-chl)

Chlorate of Potassium-K clo. 3

(KALI CHLORICUM)

Generals: Acts very destructively upon the kidneys, producing a croupous nephritis, hemoglobinuria, etc. Parenchymatous nephritis with stomatitis. Produces most acute ulcerative and follicular stomatitis. Noma. Toxaemic conditions of pregnancy (urinary symptoms). Chronic nephritis; hepatitis. Septicaemia. Anaemia.

Mouth: Profuse secretion of acid saliva. Whole mucous surface red, tumid, with gray-based ulcers. Tongue swollen. Stomatitis-aphthous and gangrenous. Fetor. Mercurial stomatitis (as a mouth wash).

Stomach: Feeling of weight in epigastric and umbilical region. Flatulence. Vomiting of greenish-black matter.

Stool: Diarrhoea; profuse, greenish mucus.

Urine: Albuminous, scanty, suppressed. Haematuria; diuresis. Nucleo-albumin and bile, high Phosphoric acid, with low total solids.

Skin: Jaundice. Itching miliary or papular eruptions. Discolored; chocolate tint.

Dose: Second to sixth potency. Use cautiously locally as it is poisonous.