Lapis albus (Lap-a)

Silico-fluoride of Calcium

Generals: Affections of glands, goitre, pre-ulcerative stage of carcinoma. Burning, stinging pain in breast, stomach, and uterus. Connective tissue about glands specially affected. Fat anaemic babies with Iodine appetite. Ravenous appetite. Remarkably successful in scrofulous affections, except in malarial cases. Uterine carcinoma. Fibroid tumors with intense burning pains through the part with profuse haemorrhage. Glands have a certain elasticity and pliability about them rather than the stony hardness of Calcarea fluoricaCalc-f and Cistus canadensisCist.

Ears: Otitis media suppurativa. Where Silicea terraSil is indicated progress is hastened by Lapis albusLap-a (Bellows).

Chest: Persistent pains in mammary region. Glandular hardening.

Skin: Scrofulous abscesses and sores. Enlargement and induration of glands, especially cervical. Lipoma, sarcoma, carcinoma. Pruritus.


Compare: Silicea terraSil, BadiagaBad, Arsenicum iodatumArs-i, Calcarea iodataCalc-i, Conium maculatumCon, Kalium iodatumKali-i, Asterias rubensAster.

Dose: First to sixth potency.