Has some reputation as a remedy for epileptic conditions, and convulsive diseases of childhood and girls at puberty. Locally and internally is injurious to eyes. PETIT MAL. Epilepsy without aura; after fright and other violent emotions and after masturbation. Several convulsions close together. Somnambulism. Gets up at night and works, remembers nothing in the morning. (Kali-phos.)
Drawn back by spasmodic twitchings. Mouth drawn to left. Congestion of brain.
COLORED LIGHT PRODUCES DIZZINESS. Pain and burning of vision; better, rubbing; worse, using eyes.
Profuse menses. Violent uterine contractions. Spasms during menses.
Profuse sweat; SMELLING LIKE GARLIC.
Compare: Absinth.; Cina; Cicuta.
First to third potency. Said to act better when given with wine.