Kalium sulphuricum (Kali-s)

Source Information

Potassium Sulphate


Generals: Ailments accompanied by profuse desquamation. Applicable to the later stages of inflammation. Yellow, mucous and serous discharges, profuse and intermittent. Has been found of much use in oxaluria.

Head: Rheumatic headache, beginning in evening. Bald spots. Dandruff and scaldhead.

Ears: Eustachian deafness. Discharge of yellow matter (Hydrastis canadensisHydr).

Nose: Cold, with yellow, slimy expectoration. Nose obstructed. Smell lost (Natrium muriaticumNat-m). Engorgement of the nasal pharyngeal mucous membrane, mouth breathing, snoring, etc, remaining after removal of adenoids.

Face: Aches in heated room. Epithelioma.

Stomach: Tongue coated yellow and slimy. Insipid, pappy taste. Gums painful. Burning thirst, nausea, and vomiting. Load feeling. Dread of hot drinks.

Abdomen: Colicky pains; abdomen feels cold to touch; tympanitic, tense. Yellow, slimy diarrhoea. Constipation, with haemorrhoids (SulphurSulph).

Male: Gonorrhoea; discharge slimy, yellowish-green. Orchitis. Gleet.

Female: Menses too late, scanty, with feeling of weight in abdomen. Metrorrhagia.

Respiratory: Coarse rales. Rattling of mucus in chest (Tartaricum acidumTart-ac). Post-grippal cough, especially in children. Bronchial asthma, with yellow expectoration. Cough; worse in evening and in hot atmosphere. Croupy hoarseness (Hepar sulphurHep; Spongia tostaSpong).

Extremities: Pain in nape, back and limbs, worse in warm room. Shifting, wandering pains.

Fever: Rise of temperature at night. Intermittent fever, with yellow, slimy tongue.

Skin: Psoriasis (Arsenicum albumArs; ThymulinumThymin). Eczema; burning, itching, papular eruption. Nettle-rash. Polypi. Epithelioma. Seborrhoea. Favus. Ring-worm of scalp or beard with abundant scales.

Modalities: Worse, in evening, heated room. Better, cool, open air.


Compare: Kali sulph chromicoKali sulph chromico - Alum of chrome - 3x (Produces in the nasal passages very fine threads from the septum to external wall; affections of nasal fossae and hay-fever. Chronic colds. Sneezing, red, watery eyes, irritation of mucous membrane). PulsatillaPuls, Kalium bichromicumKali-bi, Natrium muriaticumNat-m.

Dose: Third to twelfth potency.