Modalities of Remedies
Modalities Of Remedies In Homeopathy Are The Sole Guide For Remedy-Choice
Modalities of remedies are one of the most important aspects of homeopathy for choosing a right remedy for any given health condition for its successful homeopathic cure.
Remedy modalities in homeopathy are the listings of the conditions under which an ill person feels worse or better and are very important aspects that help decide between the homeopathic remedies during the process of choosing the right remedy.
Modalities of homeopathic remedies are the sole guide to the choice of remedy. The sum of all the modalities helps individualizing and also helps to select the right remedy and should be used for all health conditions, whether acute or the chronic.
Click on the abbreviated remedy-name to see its modalities as stated by Dr. William Boericke in his Materia Medica.
Acet-ac * Acon * Aesc * Agar * Agn * All-c * All-s * Aloe * Alum * Ambr
Am-c * Am-m * Anac * Ang * Ant-c * Ant-t * Apis * Arg-met * Arg-n * Arn
Ars * Arum-t * Asaf * Asar * Asc-t * Aur * Bapt * Bar-c * Bell * Berb-a
Bism-sn * Borx * Bov * Brom * Bry * Cact * Cadm-s * Calad * Calc-ar * Calc
Calc-f * Calc-p * Calc-s * Camph * Cann-s * Canth * Caps * Carb-an * Carb-v
Caust * Cham * Chel * Chim * Chin * Chlol * Cic * Cimic * Cina * Clem
Cob * Cocc * Coff * Colch * Coll * Coloc * Con * Croc * Crot-h * Crot-t
Cupr-act * Cupr * Cycl * Dig * Dios * Dros * Dulc * Eup-per * Euph * Euphr
Ferr-p * Ferr * Fl-ac * Gels * Glon * Graph * Guaj * Ham * Hell * Hep * Hyos
Hyper * Ign * Iod * Ip * Kali-bi * Kali-br * Kali-c * Kali-i * Kali-m * Kali-p
Kali-s * Kalm * Kreos * Lac-ac * Lach * Laur * Led * Lil-t * Lyc * Mag-c
Mag-m * Mag-p * Manc * Mang-act * Med * Meny * Meph * Merc * Mez * Mill
Mosch * Mur-ac * Nat-c * Nat-m * Nat-p * Nat-s * Nit-ac * Nux-m * Nux-v
Olnd * Op * Par * Petr * Ph-ac * Phos * Plat * Plb * Podo * Psor * Puls
Ran-b * Ran-s * Rheum * Rhod-f * Rhus-t * Ruta * Sabad * Sabin * Samb
Sars * Sec * Sel * Seneg * Sep * Sil * Spig * Spong * Squil * Stann
Staph * Stram * Stront-c * Sulo-ac * Sulph * Tarax * Tell * Teucr
Ther * Thuj * Valer * Verat * Verb * Viol-o * Viol-t * Zinc
Acet-ac → ACETICUM ACIDUM
Glacial Acetic Acid (ACETIC ACID)
Acon → ACONITUM NAPELLUS
Modalities--- Better, in open air; worse, in warm room; in evening and night; worse when resting on the painful side.
Aesc → AESCULUS HIPPOCASTANUM
Modalities--- Worse, after eating, afternoon, standing. Better, cool open air.
Agar → AGARICUS MUSCARIUS
Toad Stool-Bug Agaric (AGARICUS MUSCARIUS - AMANITA)
Modalities--- Worse, open cold air, after eating, after coitus. Better, moving about slowly.
Agn → AGNUS CASTUS
The Chaste Tree
All-c → ALLIUM CEPA
A homeopathic remedy made out of a red onion plant; specially adapted to phlegmatic patients; colds in damp cold weather.
Modalities--- Worse, in the evening, in warm room. Better, in open air, and in cold room.
All-s → ALLIUM SATIVUM
Aloe → ALOE SOCOTRINA
Socotrine Aloes (ALOE)
Modalities--- Worse, early morning; summer; heat; in hot, dry weather; after eating or drinking. Better, from cold, open air.
Alum → ALUMINA AGRILLA
Oxide et Aluminum Agrilla
Modalities--- Worse, periodically; in afternoon; from potatoes. Worse, in morning on awaking; warm room. Better, in open air; from cold washing; in evening and on alternate days. Better, damp weather.
Ambr → AMBRA GRISEA
Ambergis - A Morbid Secretion of the Whale
Modalities--- Worse, music; presence of strangers; from any unusual thing; morning, warm room. Better, slow motion in open air; lying on painful part; cold drinks.
Am-c → AMMONIUM CARBONICUM
Carbonate of Ammonia (AMMONIUM CARB)
Modalities--- Worse, evenings, from cold, wet weather, wet applications, washing, and during 3 to 4 am, during menses. Better, lying on painful side and on stomach; in dry weather.
Am-m → AMMONIUM MURIATICUM
Modalities--- Better, open air. Worse, head and chest symptoms in the morning; abdominal symptoms in the afternoon.
Anac → ANACARDIUM ORIENTALE
Marking Nut (ANACARDIUM)
Modalities--- Worse, on application of hot water. Better, from eating. When lying on side, from rubbing.
Ang → ANGUSTURA VERA
Bark of Galipea Cusparia
Ant-c → ANTIMONIUM CRUDUM
Black Sulphide of Antimony
Modalities--- Worse, in evening, from heat, acids, wine, water, and washing. Wet poultices. Better, in open air, during rest. Moist warmth.
Ant-t → ANTIMONIUM TARTARICUM
Tartar Emetic. Tartarate of Antimony and Potash
Modalities--- Worse, in evening; from lying down at night; from warmth; in damp cold weather; from all sour things and milk. Better, from sitting; from eructation and expectoration.
Apis → APIS MELLIFICA
The Honey Bee
Modalities--- Worse, heat in any form; touch; pressure; late in afternoon; after sleeping; in closed and heated rooms. Right side. Better, in open air, uncovering, and cold bathing.
Arg-met → ARGENTUM METALLICUM
Modalities--- Worse, from touch, toward noon. Better, in open air, cough at night when lying down (opposite Hyoscy).
Arg-n → ARGENTUM NITRICUM
Nitrate of Silver
Modalities--- Worse, warmth in any form; at night; from cold food; sweets; after eating; at menstrual period. Better, from pressure.
Arn → ARNICA MONTANA
Modalities--- Worse, least touch; motion; rest; wine; damp cold. Better, lying down and with head low.
Ars → ARSENICUM ALBUM
Arsenious Acid - Arsenic Trioxide
Modalities--- Worse, wet weather, after midnight; from cold, cold drinks, or food. Seashore. Right side. Better, from heat; from head elevated; warm drinks.
Arum-t → ARUM TRIPHYLLUM
Modalities--- Worse, Northwest wind; lying down.
Asaf → ASA FOETIDA
Gum of the Stinkasand (ASAFOETIDA)
Modalities--- Worse, at night. Better, from motion, pressure.
Asar → ASARUM EUROPAEUM
European Snake-root (ASARUM EUROPUM)
Modalities--- Worse, in cold dry weather; penetrating sounds. Better, from washing; in damp and wet weather.
Asc-t → ASCLEPIAS TUBEROSA
Aur → AURUM METALLICUM
Modalities--- Worse, in cold weather when getting cold. Many complaints come on only in winter; from sunset to sunrise.
Bapt → BAPTISIA TINCTORIA
Wild Indigo (BAPTISIA)
Modalities--- Worse, Humid heat; fog; indoors.
Bar-c → BARYTA CARBONICA
Carbonate of Baryta (BARYTA CARB)
Modalities--- Worse, while thinking of symptoms; from washing; lying on painful side. Better, walking in open air.
Bell → BELLADONNA
Modalities--- Worse, touch, jar, noise, draught, after noon, lying down. Better, semi-erect.
Berb-a → BERBERIS AQUIFOLIUM
Mountain Grape (BERBERIS AQUIFOLIUM - MOHANIA)
Bism-sn → BISMUTHUM SUBNITRICUM
Precipitated Sub-Nitrate of Bismuth (BISMUTHUM)
Borx → BORAX VENETA
Borate of Sodium (BORAX)
Modalities--- Worse, downward motion, noise, smoking, warm weather, after menses. Better, pressure, evening, cold weather.
Bov → BOVISTA LYCOPERDON
Brom → BROMIUM (BROMUM)
Modalities--- Worse, from evening, until midnight, and when sitting in warm room; warm damp weather, when at rest and lying left side. Better, from any motion; exercise, at sea.
Bry → BRYONIA ALBA
Wild Hops (BRYONIA)
Modalities--- Worse, warmth, any motion, morning, eating, hot weather, exertion, touch Cannot sit up; gets faint and sick. Better, lying on painful side, pressure, rest, cold things.
Cact → CACTUS GRANDIFLORUS
Night-blooming Cereus (SELENICEREUS SPINULOSUS)
Modalities--- Worse, about noon, lying on left side; walking, going upstairs, 11 am and 11 pm. Better, open air.
Cadm-s → CADMIUM SULPHURATUM
Modalities--- Worse, walking or carrying burdens; after sleep; from open air, stimulants. Better, eating and rest.
Calad → CALADIUM SEGUINUM
Modalities--- Better, after sweat, after sleeping in day time. Worse, motion.
Calc-ar → CALCAREA ARSENICOSA
Arsenite of Lime (Calcarea Arsenica)
Modalities--- Worse, from slight exertion.
Calc → CALCAREA CARBONICA
Carbonate of Lime
Modalities--- Worse, from exertion, mental or physical; ascending; cold in every form; water, washing, moist air, wet weather; during full moon; standing. Better, dry climate and weather; lying on painful side. Sneezing (pain in head and nape).
Calc-f → CALCAREA FLUORICA
Fluoride of Lime (FLOUR SPAR)
Modalities--- Worse, during rest, changes of weather. Better, heat, warm applications.
Calc-p → CALCAREA PHOSPHORICA
Phosphate of Lime
Modalities--- Worse, exposure to damp, cold weather, melting snow. Better, in summer; warm dry atmosphere.
Calc-s → CALCAREA SULPHURICA
Sulphate of Lime - Plaster of Paris
Camph → CAMPHORA
Modalities--- Worse, motion, night, contact, cold air. Better, warmth.
Cann-s → CANNABIS SATIVA
Modalities--- Worse, lying down; going upstairs.
Canth → CANTHARIS VESICATORIA
Spanish Fly (CANTHARIS)
Modalities--- Worse, from touch, or approach, urinating, drinking cold water or coffee. Better, rubbing.
Caps → CAPSICUM ANNUUM
Cayenne Pepper (CAPSICUM)
Modalities--- Better, while eating, from heat. Worse, open air, uncovering, draughts.
Carb-an → CARBO ANIMALIS
Modalities--- Worse, after shaving, loss of animal fluids.
Carb-v → CARBO VEGETABILIS
Modalities--- Worse, evening; night and open air; cold; from fat food, butter, coffee, milk, warm damp weather; wine. Better, from eructation, from fanning, cold.
Caust → CAUSTICUM
Hahnemann's Tinctura acris sine Kali
Modalities--- Worse, dry, cold winds, in clear fine weather, cold air, from motion of carriage. Better, in damp; wet weather; warmth. Heat of bed.
Cham → CHAMOMILLA
Modalities--- Worse, by heat, anger, open air, wind, night. Better, from being carried, warm wet weather.
Chel → CHELIDONIUM MAJUS
Modalities--- Worse, right side, motion, touch, change of weather, very early in morning. Better, after dinner, from pressure.
Chim → CHIMAPHILA UMBELLATA
Modalities--- Worse, in damp weather; from sitting on cold stones or pavements; left side.
Chin → CHINA (CINCHONA) OFFICINALIS
Peruvian Bark-China (CINCHONA OFFICINALIS)
Modalities--- Worse, slightest touch. Draught of air; every other day; loss of vital fluids; at night; after eating; bending over. Better, bending double; hard pressure; open air; warmth.
Chlol → CHLORALUM HYDRATUM
Chloral Hydrate (CHLORALUM)
Modalities--- Worse, after hot drinks, stimulants, eating, night.
Cic → CICUTA VIROSA
Modalities--- Worse, from touch, draughts, concussion, tobacco smoke.
Cimic → CIMICIFUGA RACEMOSA
Black Snake-root (CIMICIFUGA-ACTAEA RACEMOSA-MACROTYS)
Modalities--- Worse, morning, cold (except headache), during menses; the more profuse the flow, the greater the suffering. Better, warmth, eating.
Cina → CINA MARITIMA
Modalities--- Worse, looking fixedly at an object, from worms, at night, in sun, in summer.
Clem → CLEMATIS ERECTA
Modalities--- Better, in open air. Worse, at night, and warmth of bed (washing in cold water); new moon--(monthly aggravation).
Cob → COBALTUM METALLICUM
The Metal Cobalt (COBALTUM)
Cocc → COCCULUS INDICUS
Indian Cockle (COCCULUS)
Modalities--- Worse, eating, after loss of sleep, open air, smoking, riding, swimming, touch, noise, jar, afternoon. Menstrual period. After emotional disturbance.
Coff → COFFEA CRUDA
Modalities--- Worse, excessive emotions (joy), narcotics, strong odors, noise, open air, cold, night. Better, warmth, from lying down; holding ice in mouth.
Colch → COLCHICUM AUTUMNALE
Meadow Saffron (COLCHICUM)
Modalities--- Worse, sundown to sunrise; motion, loss of sleep, smell of food in evening, mental exertion. Better, stooping.
Coll → COLLINSONIA CANADENSIS
Modalities--- Worse, from the slightest mental emotion; cold. Better, heat.
Coloc → COLOCYNTHIS
Modalities--- Worse, from anger and indigestion. Better, doubling up, hard pressure, warmth, lying with head bent forward.
Con → CONIUM MACULATUM
Modalities--- Worse, lying down, turning or rising in bed; celibacy; before and during menses, from taking cold, bodily or mental exertion. Better, while fasting, in the dark, from letting limbs hang down, motion and pressure.
Croc → CROCUS SATIVUS
Saffron (CROCUS SATIA)
Modalities--- Worse, lying down, hot weather, warm room, in morning, fasting, before breakfast, looking fixedly at an object. Better, in open air.
Crot-h → CROTALUS HORRIDUS
Modalities--- Worse, right side; open air; evening and morning; in spring, coming on of warm weather; yearly; on awaking; damp and wet; Jar.
Crot-t → CROTON TIGLIUM
Modalities--- Worse, least food or drink; during summer; touch, night and morning, washing.
Cupr-act → CUPRUM ACETICUM
Acetate of Copper
Modalities--- Worse, mental emotions, touch, Better, chewing, pressure, night, lying on affected side, and warmth.
Cupr → CUPRUM METALLICUM
Modalities--- Worse, before menses; from vomiting, contact. Better, during perspiration, drinking cold water.
Cycl → CYCLAMEN EUROPAEUM
Sow Bread (CYCLAMEN)
Modalities--- Worse, open air, evenings, sitting, standing, and cold water. Better, warm room, lemonade.
Dig → DIGITALIS PURPUREA
Modalities--- Worse, when sitting erect, after meals and music. Better, when stomach is empty; in open air.
Dios → DIOSCOREA VILLOSA
Modalities--- Worse, evening and night, lying down, and doubling up. Better, standing erect, motion in open air; pressure.
Dros → DROSERA ROTUNDIFOLIA
Modalities--- Worse, after midnight, lying down, on getting warm in bed, drinking, singing, laughing.
Dulc → DULCAMARA
Modalities--- Worse, at night; from cold in general, damp, rainy weather. Better, from moving about, external warmth.
Eup-per → EUPATORIUM PERFOLIATUM
Modalities--- Worse, periodically. Better, by conversation, by getting on hands and knees.
Euph → EUPHORBIUM OFFICINARUM
Spurge - The Resinous Juice of Euphorbia Resinifera
Euphr → EUPHRASIA OFFICINALIS
Modalities--- Worse, in evening, indoors, warmth; south winds; from light. Better, from coffee, in dark.
Ferr-p → FERRUM PHOSPHORICUM
Phosphate of Iron
Modalities--- Worse, at night and 4 to 6 pm; touch, jar, motion, right side. Better, cold applications.
Ferr → FERRUM METALLICUM
Modalities--- Better, walking slowly about. Worse, After cold washing and overheating. Midnight aggravation.
Fl-ac → FLUORICUM ACIDUM
Modalities--- Worse, warmth, morning, warm drinks. Better, cold while waking.
Gels → GELSEMIUM SEMPERVIRENS
Yellow Jasmin (GELSEMIUM)
Modalities--- Worse, damp weather, fog, before a thunderstorm, emotion, or excitement, bad news. Better, bending forward, by profuse urination, open air, continued motion, stimulants.
Glon → GLONOINUM (GL=Glycerin; O=Oxygen; N=Nitrogen)
Nitro-Glycerin -- Spirits Glycerinus Nitrate
Modalities--- Better, brandy. Worse, in sun; exposure to sun-rays, gas, open fire; jar, stooping.
Graph → GRAPHITES
Black Lead - Plumbago
Modalities--- Worse, warmth at night, during and after menstruation. Better, in the dark, from wrapping up.
Guaj → GUAJACUM OFFICINALE
Resine of Lignum Vitæ (GUAIACUM)
Modalities--- Worse, from motion, heat, cold wet weather; pressure, touch, from 6 pm to 4 am. Better, external pressure.
Ham → HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA
Witch-hazel (HAMAMELIS VIRGINICA)
Modalities--- Worse, warm, moist air.
Hell → HELLEBORUS NIGER
Modalities--- Worse, from evening until morning, from uncovering.
Hep → HEPAR SULPHUR
Hahnemann's Calcium Sulphide (HEPAR SULPHURIS CALCAREUM)
Modalities--- Worse, from dry cold winds; cool air; slightest draught, from Mercury, touch; lying on painful side. Better, in damp weather, from wrapping head up, from warmth, after eating.
Hyos → HYOSCYAMUS NIGER
Modalities--- Worse, at night, during menses, after eating, when lying down. Better, stooping.
Hyper → HYPERICUM PURFORATUM
Modalities--- Worse, in cold; dampness; in a fog; in close room; least exposure; touch. Better, bending head backward.
Ign → IGNATIA AMARA
St. Ignaius Bean (IGNATIA)
Modalities--- Worse, in the morning, open air, after meals, coffee, smoking, liquids, external warmth. Better, while eating, change of position.
Iod → IODIUM
Modalities--- Worse, when quite, in warm room, right side. Better, walking about, in open air.
Ip → IPECACUANHA
Modalities--- Worse, periodically; from veal, moist warm wind, lying down.
Kali-bi → KALIUM BICHROMICUM
Bichromate of Potash (KALI BICHROMICUM)
Modalities--- Better, from heat. Worse, beer, morning, hot weather, undressing.
Kali-br → KALIUM BROMATUM
Bromide of Potash (KALI BROMATUM)
Modalities--- Better, when occupied mentally or physically.
Kali-c → KALIUM CARBONICUM
Carbonate of Potassium (KALI CARBONICUM)
Modalities--- Worse, after coition; in cold weather; from soup and coffee; in morning about three o'clock; lying on left and painful side. Better, in warm weather, though moist; during day, while moving about.
Kali-i → KALIUM IODATUM
Iodide of Potassium (KALI HYDRIODICUM)
Modalities--- Worse, warm clothing, warm room, at night, damp weather. Better, motion, open air.
Kali-m → KALIUM MURIATICUM
Cloride of Potassium-KCI (KALI MURIATICUM)
Modalities--- Worse, rich food, fats, motion.
Kali-p → KALIUM PHOSPHORICUM
Phosphate of Potassium (KALI PHOSPHORICUM)
Modalities--- Worse, excitement, worry, mental and physical exertion; eating, cold, early morning. Better, warmth, rest, nourishment.
Kali-s → KALIUM SULPHURICUM
Potassium Sulphate (KALI SULPHURICUM)
Modalities--- Worse, in evening, heated room. Better, cool, open air.
Kalm → KALMIA LATIFOLIA
Modalities--- Worse, leaning forward (opposite, Kali carb); looking down, motion, open air.
Kreos → KREOSOTUM
Modalities--- Worse, in open air, cold, rest, when lying; after menstruation. Better, from warmth, motion, warm diet.
Lach → LACHESIS MUTUS
Bushmaster or Surusucu (LACHESIS)
Modalities--- Worse, after sleep, (Kali bich). Lachesis sleeps into aggravation; ailments that come on during sleep (Calc); left side, in the spring, warm bath, pressure or constriction, hot drinks. Closing eyes. Better, appearance of discharges, warm applications.
Lac-ac → LACTICUM ACIDUM
Laur → LAUROCERASUS
Led → LEDUM PALUSTRE
Modalities--- Better, from cold, putting feet in cold water. Worse, at night, and from heat of bed.
Lil-t → LILIUM TIGRINUM
Modalities--- Worse, consolation, warm room. Better, fresh air.
Lyc → LYCOPODIUM CLAVATUM
Club Moss (LYCOPODIUM)
Modalities--- Worse, right side, from right to left, from above downward, 4 to 8 pm. Better, on getting cold, from being uncovered.
Mag-c → MAGNESIUM CARBONICUM
Carbonate of Magnesia (MAGNESIA CARBONICA)
Modalities--- Worse, warmth of bed; change of temperature; cold wind or weather; every three weeks; rest. Better, warm air; walking in open air.
Mag-m → MAGNESIUM MURIATICUM
Muriate of Magnesia (MAGNESIA MURIATICA)
Modalities--- Worse, immediately after eating, lying on right side; from sea bathing. Better, from pressure, motion; open air, except headache.
Mag-p → MAGNESIUM PHOSPHORICUM
Phosphate of Magnesia (MAGNESIA PHOSPHORICA)
Modalities--- Worse, right side, cold, touch, night. Better, warmth, bending double, pressure, friction.
Manc → MANCINELLA
Mang-act → MANGANUM ACETICUM
Modalities--- Worse, cold wet weather, change of weather. Better, lying down (cough).
Med → MEDORRHINUM
The Gonorrhœal Virus
Modalities--- Worse, when thinking of ailment, from daylight to sunset, heat, inland. Better, at the seashore, lying on stomach, damp weather (Caust).
Meny → MENYANTHES TRIFOLIATA
Modalities--- Worse, during rest, ascending. Better, pressure on affected part, stooping, motion.
Meph → MEPHITIS PUTORIUS
Merc → MERCURIUS SOLUBILIS
Quicksilver (MERCURIUS - HYDRARGYRUM)
Modalities--- Worse, at night, wet damp weather, lying on right side, perspiring; warm room and warm bed.
Mez → MEZEREUM
Modalities--- Worse, cold air; night, evening until midnight, warm food, touch, motion. Better, open air.
Mill → MILLEFOLIUM
Mosch → MOSCHUS
Modalities--- Better, in open air, rubbing. Worse, cold. The open air is felt too cold.
Mur-ac → MURIATICUM ACIDUM
Modalities--- Worse, in damp weather, before midnight. Better, lying on left side.
Nat-c → NATRIUM CARBONICUM
Carbonate of Sodium (NATRUM CARBONICUM)
Modalities--- Worse, sitting, from music, summer heat, mental exertion, thunderstorm. Least draught, changes of weather, sun. Better, by moving, by boring in ears and nose.
Nat-m → NATRIUM MURIATICUM
Chloride of Sodium (NATRUM MURIATICUM)
Modalities--- Worse, noise, music, warm room, lying down about 10 am; at seashore, mental exertion, consolation, heat, talking. Better, open air, cold bathing, going without regular meals, lying on right side; pressure against back, tight clothing.
Nat-p → NATRIUM PHOSPHORICUM
Phosphate of Sodium (NATRUM PHOSPHORICUM)
Nat-s → NATRIUM SULPHURICUM
Sulphate of Sodium - Glauber's Salt (NATRUM SULPHURICUM)
Modalities--- Worse, music (makes her sad); lying on left side; dampness of basement, damp weather. Better, dry weather, pressure, changing position.
Nit-ac → NITRICUM ACIDUM
Modalities--- Worse, evening and night, cold climate, and also hot weather. Better, while riding in carriage (Reverse: Cocculus).
Nux-m → NUX MOSCHATA
Modalities--- Worse, cold moist wind, cold food, cold washing, lying on painful side, motion, jar. Better, warmth, dry weather.
Nux-v → NUX VOMICA
Modalities--- Worse, morning, mental exertion, after eating, touch, spices, stimulants, narcotics, dry weather, cold. Better, from a nap, if allowed to finish it; in evening, while at rest, in damp, wet weather (Caust), strong pressure.
Olnd → OLEANDER
Rose-laurel (NERIUM ODORUM)
Modalities--- Worse, undressing, rest, friction of clothes.
Op → OPIUM
Dried Latex of the Poppy (PAPAVER SOMNIFERUM)
Modalities--- Worse, heat, during and after sleep (Apis; Lach.). Better, cold things, constant walking.
Par → PARIS QUADRIFOLIA
Petr → PETROLEUM
Modalities--- Worse, dampness, before and during a thunder-storm, from riding in cars. Better, lying with head high; dry weather.
Ph-ac → PHOSPHORICUM ACIDUM
Modalities--- Better, from keeping warm. Worse, exertion, from being talked to; loss of vital fluids; sexual excesses. Everything impending circulation causes aggravation of symptoms.
Phos → PHOSPHORUS
Modalities--- Worse, touch; physical or mental exertion; twilight; warm food or drink; change of weather, from getting wet in hot weather; lying on left or painful side; during a thunder-storm; ascending stairs. Better, in dark, lying on right side, cold food; cold; open air; washing with cool water; sleep.
Plat → PLATINUM METALLICUM
The Metal (PLATINA)
Modalities--- Worse, sitting and standing; evening. Better, walking.
Plb → PLUMBUM METALLICUM
Modalities--- Worse, at night, motion. Better, rubbing, hard pressure, physical exertion (Alumen).
Podo → PODOPHYLLINUM
It affects chiefly the duodenum, small intestines, liver, and rectum. Stool is watery, painless, profuse. Gushing and offensive.
Modalities--- Worse, in early morning, in hot weather, during dentition.
Psor → PSORINUM
Modalities--- Worse, coffee, Psorinum patient does not improve while using coffee. Better, heat, warm clothing, even in summer.
Puls → PULSATILLA PRATENSIS
Wind Flower (PULSATILLA)
Modalities--- Worse, from heat, rich fat food, after eating, towards evening, warm room, lying on left or on painless side when allowing feet to hang down. Better, open air, motion, cold applications, cold food and drinks, though not thirsty.
Ran-b → RANUNCULUS BULBOSUS
Modalities--- Worse, open air, motion, contact, atmospheric changes, wet stormy weather, evening. Cold air brings on all sorts of ailments.
Ran-s → RANUNCULUS SCELERATUS
Rheum → RHEUM PALMATUM
Modalities--- Worse, uncovering, after eating, moving about.
Rhod-f → RHODODENDRON FERRUGINEUM
Modalities--- Worse, before a storm. All symptoms reappear in rough weather, night, towards morning. Better, after the storm breaks, warmth, and eating.
Rhus-t → RHUS TOXICODENDRON
Modalities--- Worse, during sleep, cold, wet rainy weather and after rain; at night, during rest, drenching, when lying on back or right side. Better, warm, dry weather, motion; walking.
Ruta → RUTA GRAVEOLENS
Modalities--- Worse, lying down, from cold wet weather.
Sabad → SABADILLA
Cevadilla Seed. Asagræa Officialis
Modalities--- Worse, cold and cold drinks, full moon. Better, warm food and drink, wrapped up.
Sabin → SABINA
Modalities--- Worse, from least motion, heat, warm air. Better, in cool fresh air.
Samb → SAMBUCUS NIGRA
Modalities--- Worse, sleep, during rest, after eating fruit. Better, sitting up in bed, motion.
Sars → SARSAPARILLA OFFICINALIS
Modalities--- Worse, dampness at night, after urinating, when yawning in, in spring, before menses.
Sec → SECALE CORNUTUM
Ergot (CLAVICEPS PURPUREA)
Modalities--- Worse, heat, warm covering. Better, cold, uncovering, rubbing, stretching out limbs.
Sel → SELENIUM METALLICUM
The Element Selenium (SELENIUM)
Modalities--- Worse, after sleep, in hot weather, from Cinchona, draught of air, coition.
Seneg → SENEGA
Modalities--- Worse, walking in open air, during rest. Better, from sweat; bending head backwards.
Sep → SEPIA OFFICINALIS
Inky Juice of Cuttlefish (SEPIA)
Modalities--- Worse, forenoons and evenings; washing; before thunder-storm. Better, by exercise, after sleep.
Sil → SILICEA TERRA
Silica. Pure Flint (SILICEA)
Modalities--- Worse, new moon, in morning, from washing, during menses, uncovering, lying down, damp, lying on, left side, cold. Better, warmth, wrapping up head, summer, in wet or humid weather.
Spig → SPIGELIA ANTHELMIA
Modalities--- Worse, from touch, motion, noise, turning, washing, concussion. Better, lying on right side with head high; inspiring.
Spong → SPONGIA TOSTA
Modalities--- Worse, ascending, wind, before midnight. Better, descending, lying with head low.
Squil → SQUILLA MARITIMA
Modalities--- Better, rest. Worse, motion.
Stann → STANNUM METALLICUM
Modalities--- Worse, using voice (i.e. laughing, talking, singing), lying on right side, warm drinks. Better, coughing or expectorating, hard pressure.
Staph → STAPHYSAGRIA
Modalities--- Worse, anger, indigestion, grief, mortification, loss of fluids, onanism (masturbation or coition), sexual excesses, tobacco; least touch on affected parts. Better, after breakfast, warmth, rest at night.
Stram → STRAMONIUM
Modalities--- Worse, in dark room, when alone, looking at bright or shining objects, after sleep, on swallowing. Better, from bright light, company, warmth.
Stront-c → STRONTIUM CARBONICUM
Carbonate of Strontia (STRONTIA)
Modalities--- Better, immersing in hot water. Worse, change of weather, from being quite; when beginning to move; great sensitiveness to cold.
Sulph → SULPHUR
Modalities--- Worse, at rest, when standing, warmth in bed, washing, bathing, in morning, 11 am, night, from alcoholic stimulants, periodically. Better, dry, warm weather, lying on right side, from drawing up affected limbs.
Sulo-ac → SULPHUROSUM ACIDUM
Sulphurous Acid; H2 S O3
Tarax → TARAXACUM OFFICINALE
Modalities--- Worse, resting, lying down, sitting. Better, touch.
Tell → TELLURIUM METALLICUM
The Metal Tellurium (TELLURIUM)
Modalities--- Worse, while at rest at night, cold weather, from friction, coughing, laughing, lying on painful side, touch.
Teucr → TEUCRIUM MARUM VERUM
Cat-thyme (TEUCRIUM MARUM)
Ther → THERIDEON CURASSAVICUM
Modalities--- Worse, touch; pressure; on shipboard; riding in carriage; closing eyes; jar; noise; coitus; left side.
Thuj → THUJA OCCIDENTALIS
Modalities--- Worse, at night; fat, coffee; vaccination. Better, left side; while drawing up a limb.
Valer → VALERIANA OFFICINALIS
Verat → VERATRUM ALBUM
Modalities--- Worse, at night; wet, cold weather. Better, walking and warmth.
Verb → VERBASCUM THAPSUS
Modalities--- Worse, change of temperature, talking, sneezing, biting hard (inferior dental nerve); from 9 am to 4 pm.
Viol-o → VIOLA ODORATA
Modalities--- Worse, cool air.
Viol-t → VIOLA TRICOLOR
Modalities--- Worse, winter; 11 am. Compare: Lycop.
Zinc → ZINCUM METALLICUM
Modalities--- Worse, at menstrual period, from touch, between 5 to 7 pm; after dinner, from wine. Better, while eating, discharges, and appearance of eruptions.
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