Clinical: Asthma. Dropsy. Jaundice.
Characteristics: Blatta americanaBlatta-a has been used as a remedy for dropsy, and has a popular reputation in jaundice. It was proved by Mure, and developed symptoms of jaundice; yellow sclerotics. Heat in urethra when urinating (showing a relation to Cantharis vesicatorCanth). Pain shifting from back (r.) to shoulder-blade. Acute pain in chest with want of breath (Blatta orientalisBlatta). General prostration and weariness on going upstairs.