Arsenicum Sulphuratum Rubrum
Realgar Locality: Royal Reward Mine, Green River Gorge, Franklin, King County, Washington, USA (Locality at Size: 2.2 x 1.1 x 0.8 cm. An aesthetic cluster of gemmy, bright, cherry-red realgar crystals nicely attached to a bit of matrix. This piece is from the less well-known Royal Reward Mine of Washington. The specimen probably dates to the 1970s. Ex. Jaime Bird Collection.

The Red Sulphide of Arsenic was introduced and proved by Neidhard, but it has been used somewhat empirically on indications borrowed from its two components. T. N. McLaughlin has reported much success in skin cases, especially in cases of psoriasis, and also of eczema, acne, and furuncles. He gave it in tablets of 2x trit., and found patients who could not tolerate Ars. alb. could take Ars. sul. rub. without any unpleasant symptoms, and with marked curative effect.

There was no gastric or intestinal irritation in any of his cases. The provings brought out some characteristic features. J. Meredith cured, with Ars. s. r. mainly, a young girl who suffered from an occipital headache; profuse, repulsive, nauseating nasal catarrh; leucorrhœa, pelvic pains, menstrual troubles, and general anæmic appearance. I have found it useful in many cases of influenza and its sequelæ, especially sciatica. Burning pains (as if coals of fire in stomach, less when drinking cold water). External heat. Bone pains. All symptoms reduced at night. reduced On waking (headache). Chilly even before a hot stove. Restless sleep with very vivid dreams. Convulsions. Itching in various parts. Numbness.


Crossness; and acts with more energy.

Severe continued pain extending deep into brain in r. frontal region, also in r. ear; cold application; 5 p.m.─Waking often with dull pain in forehead over eyes, extending over top of head to crown.─Pain commencing at back of head extending round sides.─Neuralgia r. side of face, nose, jaw, and through temple.

Mucous membranes of mouth and throat inflamed.─R. tonsil enlarged.─Intolerable itching in throat inducing short, dry, expulsive cough.

Burning in stomach like coals of fire,




  1. I hv Seborrhoeic dermatitis problems. White flakes on my head skin,chest , moustache, inside of ear. cuts on my nose joints as well as back ear joints.i m using ketoconazole shampoo and ointment. I heared in homeopathy there is permanent cure of skin deases.can experts suggest me any perfect medicines?

  2. but at the dilutions prescribed there is statistically no solute present… and it’s just sad that water molecules rearrange on picosecond time scales…
    I know… physics is a bummer… especially for all of the hexagonal water proponents…


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