Kali phosphoricum for Neuralgia.
- Neuralgic pains in nervous, sensitive or anemic persons.
- Pains are better by gentle motion, or under pleasant excitement; worse when alone.
- Pains with depression, failure of strength, nervousness, sleeplessness, irritability, crossness, etc.
- Neuralgia Following influenza.
A gentleman suffered with neuralgia, following an attack of la grippe. The pains were located in the eyes and forehead. He had suffered with them for two weeks; they came on daily about 1 o’clock p. m. and disappeared about 6 o’clock p. m.
He said: This pain is so severe it nearly sets me crazy when at its worst.
Very restless at night. Magnesia phos. , 3x. , and Kali phos. , 6x, alternately every hour, gave imtaediate relief.
Slept much better that night; next day just a slight trace of pain, and the second day none at all.