Angophora lanceolata (Ango)


Angophora lanceolata. Metrosideros costatus. Red Gum. (Australian bush.) N. O. Myrtaceæ. Tincture or trituration of dried sap or gum

Clinical: Constipation. Dysentery

Characteristics: Proved by F. Kopp, Angophora (which resembles Eucalyptus in appearance) produces the following symptoms:

Bearing-down and constant inclination to stool. Dry, hard evacuations, accompanied with blood; diarrhœa, headache, nausea, flatulent distension, and colicky pains. For nearly a week there was obstinate constipation; then nausea, sickness and diarrhœa, with vertigo and debility. Pains and tenesmus only > by lying down flat on the face

Relations: Antidoted by: IpecacuanhaIp.