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Basal cell carcinoma Dedifferentation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Galium-Heel Cutis compositum Viscum compositum (medium & forte) Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Atrophic vaginitis Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Lamioflur Mezereum-Homaccord Schwef-Heel Ovarium compositum Mucosa compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Phase remedies: Benign prostatic hypertrophy See Prostatic hypertrophy, benign. Cataract, symptoms of Therapeutic Index Phase remedies: Galium-Heel Oculoheel Lymphomyosot Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Cervicobrachial syndrome Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Ferrum-Homaccord Secondary remedy: Traumeel Phase remedies: Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Causalgia See Complex regional pain syndrome. Convulsions Impregnation phase Main remedies: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Belladonna-Homaccord and Spascupreel Psorinoheel Cerebrum compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Colitis, ulcerative See Ulcerative colitis. Therapeutic Index Complex regional pain syndrome Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Traumeel Lymphomyosot Apis-Homaccord Galium-Heel Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Thyreoidea compositum Tonsilla compositum See Cataract, symptoms of. Coronary diseases See Angina pectoris, Myocardial infarction, Coronary insufficiency, Coronary heart disease, Asthenia, neurocirculatory. Phase remedies: Coronary heart disease Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Cralonin Barijodeel Cactus compositum Aurumheel Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum 38 Concussion, minor Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Traumeel Vertigoheel Cerebrum compositum Phase remedies: Coronary insufficiency* Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Cactus compositum Secondary remedies: Cralonin Cor compositum Phase remedies: Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Condylomas Deposition phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Psorinoheel Engystol Traumeel ointment Cutis compositum Galium-Heel Phase remedy: Cough, croupous Inflammation or Impregnation phase Main remedy: Spascupreel Secondary remedies: Aconitum-Homaccord Strumeel Husteel Engystol Phase remedies: Traumeel Thyreoidea compositum Conjunctivitis Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Oculoheel Belladonna-Homaccord Mercurius-Heel Apis-Homaccord Echinacea compositum Traumeel Phase remedies: Coughs See Bronchitis, Laryngitis, Pertussis, Pleurisy, Pneumonia, Influenza. Constipation Deposition phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Nux vomica-Homaccord Graphites-Homaccord Hepar compositum Lymphomyosot * As an adjunct to standard medical treatment Therapeutic Index 39 Corneal opacity Cradle cap (seborrhea) Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Graphites-Homaccord Mercurius-Heel Psorinoheel Abropernol Psorinoheel Dacryocystitis Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Oculoheel Mercurius-Heel Cruroheel Traumeel Belladonna-Homaccord Phase remedy: Cramps See Colic, Spasms, Epilepsy, Nephrolithiasis, Cholangitis, etc. Gastritis, chronic* Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Gastricumeel Duodenoheel Nux vomica-Homaccord Erigotheel Mucosa compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum 52 Phase remedy: Furunculosis Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Phase remedies: Belladonna-Homaccord Mercurius-Heel Arnica-Heel Echinacea compositum Gastritis, hyperplastic* Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Graphites-Homaccord Gastricumeel Duodenoheel Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Ganglion cyst Deposition phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Graphites-Homaccord Rhododendroneel Traumeel Zeel Galium-Heel Phase remedy: Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Gangrene, diabetic,* arteriosclerotic* Aesculus compositum Secale compositum Placenta compositum Viscum compositum Lymphomyosot Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Gastroduodenitis See Duodenitis and Gastritis separately. Hyperoxaluria Excretion phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Apis-Homaccord Graphites-Homaccord Testis compositum Galium-Heel Lymphomyosot Berberis-Homaccord Reneel Hepeel Psorinoheel Hordeolum See Chalazion. Hydrocele Deposition phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Hypersalivation Excretion phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedy: Mercurius-Heel Atropinum compositum Mercurius-Heel Phase remedy: Hydronephrosis See Pyelitis and pyelonephritis. Hypertension* Impregnation phase Main remedies: Secondary remedies: Gastricumeel Lamioflur Erigotheel Hepeel Mucosa compositum Rauwolfia compositum and Cralonin Melilotus-Homaccord Hepeel Chelidonium-Homaccord Hyperacidity Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: * As an adjunct to standard medical treatment Therapeutic Index 59 Hypertensive heart disease Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Cralonin Secondary remedies: Cactus compositum Rauwolfia compositum Phase remedies: Cor compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Hypophyseal insufficiency* Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Hormeel Graphites-Homaccord Placenta compositum Galium-Heel Tonsilla compositum Thyreoidea compositum Phase remedy: Hyperthermia (See also Fever and the corresponding indications) Inflammation phase Main remedy: Belladonna-Homaccord Secondary remedy: Bryaconeel Phase remedies: Traumeel Echinacea compositum Hypoplasia mammae Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedy: Hormeel Ovarium compositum Tonsilla compositum Therapeutic Index Hypotension See Hypotonia. Hyperthyroidism Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Cactus compositum Galium-Heel Ypsiloheel Thyreoidea compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Hypothyroidism Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Strumeel forte Lymphomyosot China-Homaccord Thyreoidea compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum 60 Hypochondriasis See Depression, Schizoid conditions, etc. Infection* Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Arnica-Heel Galium-Heel Lymphomyosot Psorinoheel Echinacea compositum Phase remedy: Impregnation phase Main remedies: Secondary remedies: Impetigo* Therapeutic Index Phase remedy: Impotence, male Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Testis compositum Secondary remedies: Selenium-Homaccord Nux vomica-Homaccord Phase remedies: Thyreoidea compositum Tonsilla compositum Coenzyme compositum Phase remedies: Gripp-Heel and Engystol Galium-Heel Psorinoheel Lymphomyosot Tonsilla compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum 62 Infertility Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Galium-Heel Secondary remedies: Hormeel Ovarium compositum (female) Testis compositum (male) Lymphomyosot Phase remedies: Psorinoheel Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Incontinence, anal Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Nux vomica-Homaccord Secondary remedies: Veratrum-Homaccord Placenta compositum Phase remedy: Thyreoidea compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Inflammation See under the individual indications (Conjunctivitis, Rhinitis, Gastritis, etc. Incontinence, urinary Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Gelsemium-Homaccord Secondary remedies: Plantago-Homaccord Reneel Sabal-Homaccord Phase remedies: Solidago compositum Coenzyme compositum Influenza Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Gripp-Heel Engystol Tartephedreel Aconitum-Homaccord Bryaconeel Traumeel Phase remedy: Indigestion See Constipation, Abdominal bloating, Colitis, Hemorrhoids. Insufficiency of lymph ststem Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Lymphomyosot Secondary remedies: Galium-Heel Apis-Homaccord Phase remedies: Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Intestinal stasis Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Nux vomica-Homaccord Proctheel Spascupreel Coenzyme compositum 64 Intercostal neuralgia Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Ranunculus-Homaccord Rhododendroneel Colocynthis-Homaccord Discus compositum Iridocyclitis* Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Oculoheel Secondary remedy: Galium-Heel Phase remedies: Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Interdigital mycosis Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Graphites-Homaccord Sulphur-Heel Psorinoheel Traumeel Iron deficiency anemia See Anemia. Phase remedies: * As an adjunct to standard medical treatment Therapeutic Index 65 Inflammation or Impregnation phase Main remedy: Spascupreel Secondary remedies: Atropinum compositum Nux vomica-Homaccord Phase remedy: Belladonna compositum Keloids Deposition or Impregnation phase Main remedy: Graphites-Homaccord Secondary remedies: Galium-Heel Pulsatilla compositum Phase remedies: Psorinoheel Pulsatilla compositum Lead poisoning* Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Reneel Traumeel Solidago compositum Nux vomica-Homaccord Thyreoidea compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Phase remedies: Keratitis Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedy: Oculoheel Mercurius-Heel Traumeel Lentigo (liver spots) Therapeutic Index Keratoderma Deposition phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Graphites-Homaccord Abropernol Cutis compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Phase remedy: Leucopenia Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedy: Galium-Heel Echinacea compositum Tonsilla compositum 66 Kidney stones See Nephrolithiasis. Myxedema* Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Galium-Heel Lymphomyosot Graphites-Homaccord Thyreoidea compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Nervousness Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Nervoheel Ypsiloheel Ignatia-Homaccord Neuro-Heel Berberis-Homaccord Nasal polyps See Polyps. Phase remedy: * As an adjunct to standard medical treatment Therapeutic Index 75 Neuralgia Impregnation phase Main remedies: Colocynthis-Homaccord (back), Spigelia compositum and Gelsemium-Homaccord (trigeminus and intercostal) Cimicifuga-Homaccord (cervical) Thalamus compositum Discus compositum (back) Coenzyme compositum Neurogenic hypotension (orthostatic hypotension) Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Aurumheel China-Homaccord Berberis-Homaccord Veratrum-Homaccord Tonsilla compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Phase remedies: Phase remedies: Neurasthenia Neuroma Therapeutic Index Phase remedies: Aletris-Heel Neuro-Heel China-Homaccord Tonico-Heel Tonsilla compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Neurosis Fixation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Ypsiloheel (esp. Osteoporosis Degeneration phase Main remedies: Osteoheel Galium-Heel Ranunculus-Homaccord Ovarium compositum Lymphomyosot Pulsatilla compositum Tonsilla compositum Ostealgia Reaction, Deposition, Impregnation or Dedifferentiation phase Main remedy: Osteoheel Secondary remedies: Kalmia compositum Cruroheel Mezereum-Homaccord Psorinoheel Phase remedies: Traumeel Thyreoidea compositum Viscum compositum Phase remedies: Otitis externa Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Graphites-Homaccord Mercurius-Heel Graphites-Homaccord Abropernol Psorinoheel Traumeel Psorinoheel (chronic) Osteoarthritis Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Zeel Traumeel (if inflammatory) Colnadul Rheuma-Heel Discus compositum Coenzyme compositum Galium-Heel Phase remedies: Otitis media, acute* Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Traumeel vials Arnica-Heel Belladonna-Homaccord Lymphomyosot Euphorbium Sinus Relief drops Traumeel Phase remedies: Osteochondrosis See Apophysitis. Phase remedy: * As an adjunct to standard medical treatment Therapeutic Index 79 Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Arnica-Heel Osteoheel Mercurius-Heel Psorinoheel Echinacea compositum Tonsilla compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Otoliths Deposition phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedy: Calcoheel Galium-Heel Coenzyme compositum Pancreatic fibrosis Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Momordica compositum Hepar compositum Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Otorrhea See Otitis media. Ozena Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Euphorbium Sinus Relief Naso-Heel Abropernol Psorinoheel Mucosa compositum Coenzyme compositum Paradentosis Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Osteoheel Mercurius-Heel Traumeel Echinacea compositum Thyreoidea compositum Phase remedies: Pain Inflammation or Impregnation phase Main remedy: Traumeel Secondary remedies: Gelsemium-Homaccord Spigelon Cruroheel Arsuraneel Phase remedy: Thalamus compositum Paralysis* See Paresis. Paralysis, general* Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Galium-Heel Traumeel Cerebrum compositum Lymphomyosot Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Pancreatic failure, excretory Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Leptandra compositum Secondary remedies: Momordica compositum Nux vomica-Homaccord Phase remedies: Hepar compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Phase remedies: Parametritis See Metritis, Oophoritis, etc. Pneumoconiosis Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Bronchalis-Heel Galium-Heel Droperteel Lymphomyosot Thyreoidea compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Therapeutic Index Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Phosphor-Homaccord Mercurius-Heel Lymphomyosot Engystol Traumeel Phase remedies: Pneumonia* Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Bryaconeel Phosphor-Homaccord Arnica-Heel Tartephedreel Traumeel Echinacea compositum 84 Phlebitis See Thrombophlebitis. Phobias Fixation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Neuro-Heel Ypsiloheel Cerebrum compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Phase remedy: See Eosinophilic pneumopathy. Porphyria* Impregnation phase Main remedies: Spascupreel, Cutis compositum and Nervoheel Galium-Heel Psorinoheel Lymphomyosot Hepar compositum Tonsilla compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Glyoxal compositum Deposition phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Prostatic hypertrophy, benign Sabal-Homaccord Nux vomica-Homaccord Berberis-Homaccord Solidago compositum Ubichinon compositum Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Prostatitis Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Sabal-Homaccord Belladonna-Homaccord Lymphomyosot Solidago compositum Echinacea compositum Precancerous dermatitis Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Cutis compositum Psorinoheel Galium-Heel Glyoxal compositum Phase remedy: * As an adjunct to standard medical treatment Therapeutic Index 87 Pruritus Inflammation or Impregnation phase Main remedy: Histamin Secondary remedies: Psorinoheel Sulphur-Heel Hepeel Phase remedies: Thyreoidea compositum Ubichinon compositum Pylorospasm Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Duodenoheel Spascupreel Chelidonium-Homaccord Atropinum compositum Coenzyme compositum Psittacosis See Pneumonia. Quinsy* Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Mercurius-Heel Arnica-Heel Belladonna-Homaccord Echinacea compositum Traumeel Therapeutic Index 88 Impregnation or Degeneration phase Main remedy: Sulphur-Heel Secondary remedies: Graphites-Homaccord Galium-Heel Psorinoheel Cutis compositum Phase remedies: Tonsilla compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Glyoxal compositum Radiation sickness Impregnation phase Main remedies: Secondary remedies: Causticum compositum and Traumeel Galium-Heel Hepeel Mucosa compositum Thyreoidea compositum Tonsilla compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Glyoxal compositum Pulmonary fibrosis Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Tartephedreel Bronchalis-Heel Cor compositum Thyreoidea compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Phase remedies: Ranula (sublingual cysts) Deposition phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Thuja forte S Psorinoheel Lymphomyosot Placenta compositum Thyreoidea compositum Pulmonary hemorrhage See Hemorrhagic diathesis. Therapeutic Index 91 Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Traumeel Aurumheel Cerebrum compositum Placenta compositum Thyreoidea compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Rhinophyma Inflammation or Deposition phase Main remedies: Cruroheel and Hormeel Secondary remedy: Lymphomyosot Phase remedies: Pulsatilla compositum Placenta compositum Schizoid conditions Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Psorinoheel Ypsiloheel Cerebrum compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Rhinorrhea Excretion phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Natrium-Homaccord Euphorbium Sinus Relief Sciatica Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Colocynthis-Homaccord Traumeel Discus compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Therapeutic Index Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Calcoheel Osteoheel Thyreoidea compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Scleritis Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Mercurius-Heel Oculoheel Belladonna-Homaccord Echinacea compositum 92 Rosacea See Acne rosacea. Rubella Inflammation phase Main remedies: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Belladonna-Homaccord and ApisHomaccord Lymphomyosot Bryaconeel Traumeel Scleroderma Degeneration phase Main remedies: Secondary remedies: Galium-Heel and Aesculus compositum Secale compositum Placenta compositum Spascupreel Calcoheel Hepar compositum Thyreoidea compositum Tonsilla compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Glyoxal compositum Rubeola morbilli See Measles. Therapeutic Index Siderosis Deposition phase Main remedy: Phase remedy: Ferrum-Homaccord Ubichinon compositum Senile heart* Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Cralonin Cor compositum Testis compositum (male) Ovarium compositum (female) Thyreoidea compositum Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Glyoxal compositum Silicosis Deposition phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Tartephedreel Lymphomyosot Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum 94 Phase remedies: Sinus-empyema See Empyema. Spasms Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Spascupreel Atropinum compositum Viburcol Coenzyme compositum * As an adjunct to standard medical treatment Stomatitis aphthosa See Aphtha, Thrush, Gingivitis. Therapeutic Index 97 Sleep disturbances Strangury Inflammation or Impregnation phase Main remedy: Reneel Secondary remedy: Atropinum compositum Phase remedies: Solidago compositum Coenzyme compositum Sudoresis of the feet (excessive perspiration) Excretion phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Psorinoheel Abropernol Hepeel Schwef-Heel Stress Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Nervoheel Tonico-Heel Neuro-Heel Berberis-Homaccord Tonsilla compositum Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Sunburn Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Traumeel ointment Traumeel drops Causticum compositum Veratrum-Homaccord Belladonna-Homaccord Therapeutic Index Phase remedies: Phase remedy: Sunstroke Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Causticum compositum Spigelia compositum Cralonin Aurumheel Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Solidago compositum Stroke* (hemorrhagic or embolic) Degeneration phase Main remedies: Secondary remedies: Melilotus-Homaccord and Traumeel Placenta compositum Carbo compositum Apis-Homaccord Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum 98 Phase remedies: Phase remedies: Suppuration Inflammation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedy: Mercurius-Heel Arnica-Heel Belladonna-Homaccord Echinacea compositum Stumps, painful Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Colocynthis-Homaccord Traumeel Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Thalamus compositum Sural spasms Impregnation phase Main remedies: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Veratrum-Homaccord and Spascupreel Aesculus compositum Coenzyme compositum Ubichinon compositum Styloiditis (radii) Inflammation or Impregnation phase Main remedy: Traumeel Secondary remedy: Zeel Phase remedy: Discus compositum Subluxations* Impregnation phase Main remedy: Secondary remedies: Phase remedies: Traumeel Spascupreel Rhododendroneel Thyreoidea compositum Placenta compositum Coenzyme compositum Synovitis See Rheumatoid arthritis. Wounds Inflammation or Impregnation phase Main remedy: Traumeel drops Secondary remedies: Cimicifuga-Homaccord Veratrum-Homaccord Traumeel ointment * As an adjunct to standard medical treatment Therapeutic Index Degeneration phase Main remedy: Secondary remedy: Phase remedies: Pharmacological Index Aconitum-Homaccord. Ingredients: Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Abrotanum 4X (facial eruptions; flabby skin), Pulsatilla 4X (urticaria; measles), Calcarea fluorica 12X (cracked, chapped skin), 60 mg each; Hamamelis virginiana 4X (varicose veins; painful inflammation), Agaricus muscarius 5X (burning, itching and swollen skin), Nitricum acidum 6X (warts that bleed on washing), Petroleum 6X (eczema; skin dry, sensitive and cracked), 30 mg each in a lactose base. Aesculus-Heel Indications: For the temporary relief of discomfort from hemorrhoids, varicose veins and varicose eczema. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Aesculus hippocastanum 2X (engorged hemorrhoidal veins; feeling of fullness), 100 ml. Dosage: Oral drops: Adults and children above 11 years: 10 drops orally, 3 times daily, or as directed by a physician. Pharmacological Index Aconitum-Homaccord Indications: For the temporary relief of cold or flu symptoms including fever, chills, cough and nausea, particularly at the onset of the illness. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Aconitum napellus 3X, 10X, 30X, 200X (chills and acute fever with hot skin), Eucalyptus globulus 2X, 10X, 30X (influenza; relapsing fever; sore throat), 0. Ingredients: Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Sepia 6X (weakness; aversion to work; depression), 60 mg; Aletris farinosa 4X (tired all the time; anemia), Cocculus indicus 4X (depression; aversion to food), Helonias dioica 4X (weakness; melancholy), Kali carbonicum 4X (general depression; irritability), 45 mg each; Natrum muriaticum 6X (weakness and weariness; coldness), 30 mg; Chininum arsenicosum 6X (weariness and prostation; cardiac dyspnea), Picricum acidum 6X (neurasthenia; muscular debility) 15 mg each in a lactose base. Aesculus compositum Indications: For the temporary relief of cold hands and feet, hemorrhoids, varicose veins and tingling and numbness of extremities. Apis compositum Indications: For the temporary relief of urinary urgency, discomfort and pain, burning upon urination and edema. Ingredients: Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Terebinthina 6X (itching vesicular eruption; urticaria), 90 mg; Nux moschata 6X (extremely dry skin; great drowsiness), 60 mg; Apis mellifica 4X (sore, sensitive skin with edema), Ignatia amara 4X (hysteria; depression), Veratrum album 4X (extremely cold skin), Phosphorus 6X (wounds bleed excessively; suddenness of symptoms), Mercurius corrosivus 8X (cold skin with edema), 30 mg each in a lactose base. Anacardium-Homaccord Indications: For the temporary relief of nausea, vomiting and hunger pangs. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Anacardium orientale 6X, 10X, 30X, 200X (empty feeling in stomach, relieved by eating), 0. Pharmacological Index Apis-Homaccord Indications: For the relief of swelling or burning of the skin due to eczema, allergies or insect bites. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Antimonium tartaricum 2X, 10X, 30X, 200X (chills and contractions, pustular eruptions), 0. Angio-Heel (Rx) Indications: For the treatment of angina pectoris as well as myocardial impairment, weakness or exhaustion.
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Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy and relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis: a comparative study. Three days prior to presentation, his mother noticed he would drop things like books and pencils and be unable to pick them up, had difficulty feeding himself, and when he would try to run he would hop. One day prior to presentation, he was complaining of generalized right-sided weakness and his mother noted he had difficulty lifting his right arm. Neurologic symptoms can include chorea, parkinsonian symptoms, and incoordination. On examination, he appeared well-developed and was alert and oriented to person, place, and time with reading and math skills above his grade level. Coordination and gait were normal, although choreiform movements sometimes interfered with smooth movements. Neurologic manifestations include chorea, muscle weakness, and other motor symptoms. Chorea is described as abrupt, involuntary, irregular dance-like movements that flow from one body part to the next randomly. With carditis, prophylaxis is continued for 10 years or until age 25, whichever is longer. Finally, the psychiatric symptoms usually resolve with use of the treatments mentioned but selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors can help obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms. The movements began insidiously in her right hand and arm, progressing over several months to involve the right foot as well. In retrospect, her husband felt that the onset had been heralded by several months of subtle personality change: he described her as more quiet, and no longer "the life of the party. These three terms describe a range of excessive uncontrollable movement, ranging in speed and amplitude from athetosis to ballismus; this continuum is often seen in the same patient. In this patient, the history of severe polyneuropathy suggests the possibility of pseudoathetosis, a writhing movement of the limbs due to decreased proprioceptive input, although this is not usually as severe as hemiballismus. On examination, our patient was afe- brile, with a blood pressure of 200/100 mm Hg and a heart rate of 120 beats/minute. While she was alert and oriented with fluent language, she demonstrated some impulsivity and required frequent redirection. Her cranial nerves, strength, and coordination were intact, and the movements did not interfere with walking. She had frequent writhing, twisting movements of the right shoulder, arm, and hand, as well as the right foot. She would occasionally incorporate the writhing movements into semi-purposeful movement; for example, after twisting her arm into the air, she would run her hand over her hair or wave at the people in the room. Genetic testing for Huntington disease and pantothenate kinaseassociated neurodegeneration can be obtained with the appropriate clinical presentation, even in the absence of family history, although this must be accompanied by thorough genetic counseling as no cure exists for these disorders. Both imaging studies were done during the initial evaluation, while the movements were still occurring. In a review of 53 published cases of nonketotic hyperglycemic hemichorea/hemiballism, the mean age was 71 years with a female to male ratio of 1. Patients typically present with hemichorea with or without hemiballism developing over days to months in the setting of elevated serum glucose, hemoglobin A1c (mean 14%), and osmolarity. This syndrome can complicate long-standing type 1 or type 2 diabetes, and has also been described as the presenting symptom of new-onset diabetes. In cases where chorea persists despite glucose normalization, medications (including benzodiazepines, neuroleptics, antiepileptics, and tetrabenazine) may be helpful. The movements slowly worsened over several weeks but did not reach the severity of her initial presentation. She has had no further relapses, although she has persistent mild weakness on the right. On his initial examination it was difficult to differentiate between these 2 involuntary movements. What is the differential diagnosis for dystonia with onset in childhood or early adolescence? Dystonia plus syndromes include additional neurologic findings such as parkinsonism and myoclonus. This suggests the most likely diagnosis was either a primary dystonia or a dystonia plus syndrome. Marfanoid features are not associated with a primary dystonia or dystonia plus syndrome. The following laboratory testing was normal: complete blood count, complete metabolic panel, copper, ceruloplasmin, zinc, thyroid function testing, and ferritin. Psychiatric features are common and include depression, obsessivecompulsive behavior, panic attacks, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Spontaneous resolution of limb dystonia and improvement of myoclonus occur in 20% and 5%, respectively. Blackburn qualifies as an author for drafting and revising the manuscript for content including medical writing for content. Past attacks had also been precipitated by specific forms of repetitive exercise such as jogging. Abdominal reflexes were brisk on the right and absent on the left (video on the Neurology Web site at They may also be absent in obesity, after multiple pregnancies, or after abdominal surgery. However, in no subjects were the abdominal reflexes consistently present on one side and consistently absent on the other. Such findings in our patient are therefore likely to be significant and-in the absence of sensory loss-suggest a lesion of the upper motor neurons in the ipsilateral thoracic cord, the corresponding lower motor neurons, or both. Both intrinsic and extrinsic lesions of the spinal cord could produce this picture. This radiologic description would be compatible with either idiopathic syringomyelia or hydromyelia. Hydromyelia is considered to be a congenital, static persistence or enlargement of the central spinal cord canal without secondary cause. By contrast, syringomyelia is a progressive condition associated with intramedullary ischemia and tissue necrosis causing cavitation. While not clearly defined on examination, the sensory symptoms are likely to represent involvement of postsynaptic spinothalamic neurons crossing the midline anteriorly to ascend in the right anterolateral funiculus. Spasticity, autonomic dysfunction (including Horner Figure 2 Schematic cross-section of the midthoracic spinal cord syndrome), and sphincter dysfunction are also recognized. Serial assessments at 6-month intervals demonstrated no functional or radiographic changes. Several case series report that idiopathic syringomyelia with minimal neurologic symptoms only progresses in a minority of conservatively managed cases. Baker: design/ conceptualization of the study, analysis/interpretation of neurophysiology data, drafting/revising the manuscript.
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Belladonna-Homaccord Indications: For the temporary relief of symptoms of localized inflammation including swelling heart attack prognosis order genuine amlodipine online, redness blood pressure medication cialis order amlodipine 5mg mastercard, suppuration and pain pulse pressure normal rate order cheapest amlodipine. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Belladonna 3X (dry, hot skin with boils) 5 ml; Belladonna 10X, 30X, 200X, 1000X; Echinacea angustifolia 10X, 30X, 200X (boils; erysipelas) 0. Contains ethyl alcohol 25% by volume Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Belladonna 4X, 10X, 30X, 200X, 1000X; Echinacea angustifolia 10X, 30X, 200X 0. Pharmacological Index Belladonna compositum Indications: For the temporary relief of symptoms of acute and chronic inflammation, particularly of the mucous membranes, including edema, suppuration and pain. Ingredients: Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Belladonna 4X (glands swollen and tender, throat constricted), Dulcamara 4X (rheumatic disorders worse in damp coldness), Hepar sulphuris calcareum 6X (chronic and recurring urticaria) 60 mg each; Phytolacca decandra 4X (disposition to boils), Apis mellifica 4X (sore, sensitive, stinging skin), Arnica montana, radix 4X (black and blue skin with many small boils) 30 mg each in a lactose base. Berberis-Homaccord Indications: For the temporary relief of minor inflammation and irritation in the area of the urogenital tract including cramping, colic and discomfort. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Colocynthis 3X (agonizing abdominal pain) 3 ml; Berberis vulgaris 2X, 10X, 30X, 200X (pain in thighs on urinating) 0. Ingredients: Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Bryonia alba 4X (cough worse from entering warm room), Hyoscyamus niger 4X (dry, spasmodic night cough), 60 mg each; Antimonium tartaricum 4X (great rattling of mucus but little expectoration), Belladonna 4X (tickling, dry cough, worse at night), Ipecacuanha 4X (incessant, violent cough), Lobelia inflata 4X (dyspnea from constriction of chest), Sticta pulmonaria 4X (dry, hacking cough during night), Kreosotum 5X (hoarseness with pain in larynx) 30 mg each in a lactose base. Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Crataegus oxyacantha 2X, Cactus grandiflorus 3X, Kali carbonicum 5X, Spigelia anthelmia 5X 1 ml each; Glonoinum 5X 0. Calcoheel Indications: For the temporary relief of symptoms of disorders of calcium metabolism including teething complaints, glandular swelling and conditions that are worse in wet weather. Ingredients: Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Calcarea carbonica 8X (dentition difficult; teeth ache), 180 mg; Carbo vegetabilis 12X (teeth sensitive when chewing; cold from knees down), 60 mg; Chamomilla 4X (teething difficulties; weakness of ankles), Dulcamara 6X (shin pain, worse in cold, dampness) 30 mg each in a lactose base. Dosage: Tablets: Adults and children above 6 years: 1 tablet sublinguallyor dissolved completely in mouth 3 times daily or as directed by a physician. Pharmacological Index Bryaconeel Indications: For the temporary relief of pain and neuralgia associated with acute and chronic illness including colds and flu, bronchitis, arthritis and rheumatism. Ingredients: Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Aconitum napellus 4X (acute fever; influenza), 150 mg; Bryonia alba 4X (dry mucous membranes; severe coughing) 120 mg; Phosphorus 5X (painful larynx; chest tightness) 30 mg in a lactose base. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Arsenicum album 4X (weakness after urinating), Cantharis 4X (constant urge to urinate), Hepar sulphuris calcareum 6X (urine voided slowly without force), Mercurius solubilis 6X (inflammation in urogenital tract) 2. Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Cantharis 4X, Arsenicum album 8X, Hepar sulphuris calcareum 8X, Mercurius solubilis 8X 1 ml each in an isotonic sodium chloride solution base. Cactus compositum (Rx) Indications: For the ancillary treatment of coronary circulatory disorders, angina pectoris and myocardial weakness. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Prunus spinosa 1X (angina pectoris; violent heartbeat) 18. Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Causticum 3X, Arnica montana, radix 4X, Pulsatilla 6X, Natrum oxalaceticum 8X, Arsenicum album 10X, Embryo suis 10X, Fumaricum acidum 10X, -Ketoglutaricum acidum 10X, Sulphur 12X, Histaminum 18X 1 ml each in an isotonic sodium chloride solution base. Carbo compositum (Rx) Indications: For the adjunctive treatment of myocardial ischemia, cerebral ischemia and pre-apoplectic conditions. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Arnica montana, radix 6X (after-effects of traumatic injuries; heart tonic), Belladonna 6X (violent palpitation; overloading of brain blood vessels), Melilotus officinalis 8X (frontal, throbbing sensation in brain), Carbo vegetabilis 10X (great debility; states of collapse), Lachesis mutus 10X (palpitations with fainting spells) 1 ml each. Cerebrum compositum Pharmacological Index 121 Indications: For the temporary relief of mental fatigue, poor memory and forgetfulness, lack of concentration, nervousness and anxiety. Ingredients: Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Aesculus hippocastanum 4X (head dullness and confusion), Cinchona officinalis 4X (intense throbbing of head), Cocculus indicus 4X (profound sadness), Conium maculatum 4X (disinterested; weak memory), Gelsemium sempervirens 4X (dullness of mind), Ruta graveolens 4X (eye strain followed by headache), Aconitum napellus 6X (great fear; anxiety), Anacardium orientale 6X (impaired memory; absent-mindedness), Hyoscyamus niger 6X (deep stupor; confusion), Kali phosphoricum 6X (confusion; irritability), Thuja occidentalis 6X (memory deficiency), Cerebrum suis 8X (mental exhaustion; brain weakness), Ignatia amara 8X (sad, uncommunicative), Kali bichromicum 8X (vertigo; frontal headache), Manganum phosphoricum 8X (weak memory; anemia), Ambra grisea 10X (tearing pain in upper part of brain), Bothrops lanceolatus 10X (speech and memory disorders), Embryo suis 10X (revitalization), Hepar suis 10X (stimulates hepatic function), Magnesia phosphorica 10X (inability to think clearly), Phosphoricum acidum 10X (apathetic; indifferent), Placenta suis 10X (peripheral circulation disturbances), Selenium metallicum 10X (mental labor fatigues; great debility), Sulphur 10X (very forgetful; difficult thinking), Medorrhinum 13X (weak memory; difficult concentration), Arnica montana, radix 28X (indifferent; delirious) 1 ml each in an isotonic sodium chloride solution base. Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Aesculus hippocastanum 4X, Cinchona officinalis 4X, Cocculus indicus 4X, Conium maculatum 4X, Gelsemium sempervirens 4X, Ruta graveolens 4X, Aconitum napellus 6X, Anacardium orientale 6X, Hyoscyamus niger 6X, Kali phosphoricum 6X, Thuja occidentalis 6X, Cerebrum suis 8X, Ignatia amara 8X, Kali bichromicum 8X, Manganum phosphoricum 8X, Ambra grisea 10X, Bothrops lanceolatus 10X, Embryo suis 10X, Hepar suis 10X, Magnesia phosphorica 10X, Phosphoricum acidum 10X, Placenta suis 10X, Selenium metallicum 10X, Sulphur 10X, Medorrhinum 13X, Arnica montana, radix 28X 3 mg each in a lactose base. Pharmacological Index 120 Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Arnica montana, radix 6X, Belladonna 6X, Melilotus officinalis 8X, Carbo vegetabilis 10X, Lachesis mutus 10X 1 ml each in an isotonic sodium chloride solution base. Causticum compositum Indications: For stimulation of the non-specific defense mechanism in all types of burns to promote healing of wounds and recovery and to increase the energy level. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Causticum 3X (restlessness; emaciation), Arnica montana, radix 4X (sore, bruised feeling), Pulsatilla 6X (right-sided neuralgic pain), Natrum oxalaceticum 8X (debility; dermatosis), Arsenicum album 10X (great exhaustion and restlessness), Embryo suis 10X (muscular dystrophy; arteriosclerosis), Fumaricum acidum 10X (conditions of debility), -Ketoglutaricum acidum 10X (citric acid cycle component; dermatosis), Sulphur 12X, (constant heat on top of head), Histaminum 18X (eczema; burns) 1. Chelidonium-Homaccord Chol-Heel Indications: For the temporary relief of abdominal discomfort including biliary colic, flatulence, nausea and diarrhea. Ingredients: Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Belladonna 10X, 30X, 200X, 1000X (biliary colic; vomiting), Chelidonium majus 10X, 30X, 200X (biliary colic; distention) 0. Indications: For the temporary relief of abdominal discomfort such as bloating, spasms, constipation, diarrhea, colic and flatulence. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Chelidonium majus 10X, 30X, 200X (biliary colic; distention; constipation) 0. Pharmacological Index Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Chelidonium majus 10X, 30X, 200X, 0. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Cimicifuga racemosa 2X, 10X, 30X, 200X (stiffness and contraction in neck and back) 0. China-Homaccord Indications: For the temporary relief of exhaustion or fatigue due to stress, overwork or illness. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Cinchona officinalis 2X, 10X, 30X, 200X (debility from loss of blood; drowsiness) 0. Cocculus compositum Indications: For the temporary relief of motion sickness, lightheadedness and nausea, with or without tinnitus. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Cocculus indicus 4X (nausea especially when riding; seasickness), 70 ml; Conium maculatum 3X (lightheadedness when lying down in bed and when turning over), Ambra grisea 6X (hearing impaired; weakness in head), Petroleum 8X (lightheadedness on rising; headache), 10 ml each. Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Cocculus indicus 4X 210 mg; Conium maculatum 3X, Ambra grisea 6X, Petroleum 8X 30 mg each in a lactose base. Dosage: Oral drops: Adults and children above 11 years: 15 to 20 drops orally 3 times daily, or as directed by a physician. Tablets: Adults and children above 6 years: 2 to 3 tablets sublingually or dissolved completely in mouth 3 times daily or as directed by a physician. Tablets: Bottle containing 100 tablets Circulo-Heel Indications: For the temporary relief of symptoms associated with poor circulation including lightheadedness, poor memory and coldness in the extremities. Ingredients: Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Secale cornutum 6X, 10X, 30X, 200X (varicose ulcers; cold skin), 0. Pharmacological Index Coenzyme compositum Indications: For relief of the symptoms associated with blocked enzymatic systems including malaise, exhaustion, fatigue, stress and slow metabolism. Ingredients: Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Beta vulgaris 4X (reactivation of cellular respiration), Ascorbicum acidum 6X (active factor of citric acid cycle), Cysteinum 6X (retoxic disturbances), Magnesium oroticum 6X (trace element enzymatic action), Manganum phosphoricum 6X (exhaustion with anemia), Natrum oxalaceticum 6X (active factor of citric acid cycle), Nicotinamidum 6X (citric acid cycle component), Pulsatilla 6X (vertigo; neuralgic pain), Pyridoxinum hydrochloricum 6X (cofactor for enzymatic function), Riboflavinum 6X (cofactor for enzymatic function), Thiaminum hydrochloricum 6X (cofactor for enzymatic function), -Lipoicum acidum 6X, (coenzyme in decomposition of pyruvic acid), -Ketoglutaricum acidum 8X, (factor of citric acid cycle), Cerium oxalicum 8X (promotes utilization of oxygen), cis-Aconiticum acidum 8X (factor of citric acid cycle), Citricum acidum 8X (factor of citric acid cycle), Coenzyme A 8X (for transacetylation), Fumaricum acidum 8X (conditions of exhaustion), Malicum acidum 8X (promotes detoxification), Nadidum 8X (stimulation of oxidation), Natrum pyruvicum 8X (factor of the citric acid cycle), Succinicum acidum 8X (extreme fatigue), Adenosine 5-triphosphate 10X (support of energy-consuming systems), Baryta oxalsuccinicum 10X (regulation of endocrine system disturbances), Hepar sulphuris calcareum 10X (sensitivity to all pressure), Sulphur 10X (reagent for all chronic diseases) 1 ml each in an isotonic sodium chloride solution base. Cor compositum (Rx) Indications: As an adjunct to standard medical treatment of coronary disorders including myocardial insufficiency, angina pectoris and hypertension. Ingredients: Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Cactus grandiflorus 3X (endocarditis with mitral insufficiency), Arnica montana, radix 4X (angina pectoris; feeble pulse), Glonoinum 4X (fluttering heart beat), Kali carbonicum 4X (palpitation and burning in heart region), Kalmia latifolia 4X (weak, slow pulse), Crataegus oxyacantha 6X (extreme dyspnea on least exertion), Ignatia amara 6X (feeling of lump in throat), Ranunculus bulbosus 6X (sternum soreness), Sarcolacticum acidum 6X (sore feeling all over), Arsenicum album 8X (rapid pulse in morning), Cor suis 8X (cardiac insufficiency), Fumaricum acidum 8X (factor of citric acid cycle), Hepar suis 8X (liver detoxification), -Ketoglutaricum acidum 8X (factor of citric acid cycle), Malicum acidum 8X (factor of citric acid cycle), Natrum oxalaceticum 8X (factor of citric acid cycle), Quabain 8X (circulatory insufficiency), Naja tripudians 10X (acute and chronic endocarditis), Spigelia anthelmia 10X (stabbing pain in heart), Carbo vegetabilis 18X (collapse and circulatory failure) 1 ml each in an isotonic sodium chloride solution base. Pharmacological Index Colnadul Indications: For the temporary relief of arthritic symptoms including stabbing pain, neuralgia, weakness in the connective tissues, especially the knee, and symptoms worsened by wet weather. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Colocynthis 4X (contraction of muscles; cramp-like hip pain), Dulcamara 4X (rheumatism; neuralgia, worse in wet weather), 40 ml each; Natrum carbonicum 4X (limb weakness; habitual dislocations), 20 ml. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Colocynthis 3X, 10X, 30X, 200X (contraction of muscles; cramp-like hip pain) 0. Pharmacological Index CoughFree Indications: For the temporary relief of wet and dry coughs due to colds, flu, bronchitis, environmental irritants and chest congestion. Ingredients: Cough Syrup: Each 5 ml (1 teaspoon) contains: Drosera rotundifolia 4X (spasmodic cough with vomiting, hoarseness; laryngitis), Ipecacuanha 4X (rattling noises in air passages during respiration; shortness of breath), Rumex crispus 4X (tickling cough with discharge; dry cough preventing sleep, worse from cool air and at night), Antimonium tartaricum 6X (dry cough with vomiting; much mucus but little expectoration), Cuprum sulphuricum 6X (whooping and asthmatic cough with vomiting), Spongia tosta 8X (dry, croupy cough) 0. Inactive ingredients: Syrupus simplex, honey, purified water, natural lemon flavor, preserved water. Dosage: Adults and children (above 11 years): 5 to 10 ml (1-2 teaspoons) every 4 to 6 hours. Warnings: If symptoms persist (for more than 5 days) or worsen, a physician should be consulted. Cruroheel Indications: For the temporary relief of bone pain in the leg due to injury, infection or poor circulation. Ingredients: Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Hamamelis virginiana 4X (varicose veins; sore muscles and joints), Pulsatilla 6X (rapidly shifting limb pain), Carbo vegetabilis 8X (limbs go to sleep; cold from knees down) 60 mg each; Apis mellifica 4X (knees swollen, sensitive and sore), Lycopodium clavatum 4X (sciatica, worse on right side), Mercurius praecipitatus ruber 6X (nocturnal ostealgia), Silicea 6X (icy cold and sweaty feet) 30 mg each in a lactose base. Pharmacological Index Cralonin (Rx) Indications: For the temporary relief of persistent skin conditions such as acne, eczema and allergic dermatitis. Ingredients: Oral vials: Each 100 ml contains: Ledum palustre 4X (facial eczema; ecchymosis), Urtica urens 4X (itching blotches; urticaria), Aesculus hippocastanum 6X (varicose veins), Galium aparine 6X (edema; promotes granulation), Ignatia amara 6X (pruritus; urticaria), Lappa major 6X (pimples; acne), Phosphoricum acidum 6X (burning red rash; alopecia), Sanguinaria nitricum 6X (scalp soreness), Cutis suis 8X (eczema; dermatoses), Thuja occidentalis 8X (eruptions only on covered parts), Fumaricum acidum 10X (factor of citric acid cycle), Funiculus umbilicalis suis 10X (dermatoses), Glandula suprarenalis suis 10X (rhagades; burns), Hepar suis 10X (stimulation of detoxifying hepatic function), -Ketoglutaricum acidum 10X (factor of citric acid cycle), Natrum oxalaceticum 10X (factor of citric acid cycle), Placenta suis 10X (crural ulcers; eczema), Selenium metallicum 10X (alopecia; acne; eczema), Splen suis 10X (defensive stimulation), Sulphur 10X (irritating, weeping cutaneous eruptions), Calcarea fluorica 13X (cracked and chapped skin), Mercurius solubilis 13X (suppuration; abscesses), Thallium sulphuricum 13X (alopecia), Cortisone aceticum 28X (impairment of cortex of pituitary gland), Ichthyolum 28X (acne; eczema), Formicum acidum 198X (skin flushed; urticaria) 1 ml each in an isotonic sodium chloride solution base. Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Ledum palustre 4X, Urtica urens 4X, Aesculus hippocastanum 6X, Galium aparine 6X, Ignatia amara 6X, Lappa major 6X, Phosphoricum acidum 6X, Sanguinaria nitricum 6X, Cutis suis 8X, Thuja occidentalis 8X, Fumaricum acidum 10X, Funiculus umbilicalis suis 10X, Glandula suprarenalis suis 10X, Hepar suis 10X, -Ketoglutaricum acidum 10X, Natrum oxalaceticum 10X, Placenta suis 10X, Selenium metallicum 10X, Splen suis 10X, Sulphur 10X, Calcarea fluorica 13X, Mercurius solubilis 13X, Thallium sulphuricum 13X, Cortisone aceticum 28X, Ichthyolum 28X, Formicum acidum 198X 3 mg each in a lactose base. Indications: For long term treatment of the dysfunctional geriatric heart including myocardial damage, cardiac pain and nervous cardiac disorders. Ingredients: Oral drops: Each 100 ml contains: Crataegus oxyacantha 2X (extreme dyspnea on least exertion) 98 ml; Spigelia anthelmia 2X (stabbing pain in heart) 1 ml; Kali carbonicum 3X (palpitation and burning in heart region) 1 ml. Ingredients: Tablets: Each 300 mg tablet contains: Tormentilla 2X (gastroenteritis; colitis), 60 mg; Veratrum album 4X (copious, painful diarrhea), Colchicum autumnale 6X (nausea at the smell of food), Colocynthis 6X (agonizing abdominal pain causing patient to double over), Podophyllum peltatum 6X (diarrhea alternating with constipation), Argentum nitricum 8X (diarrhea immediately after eating or drinking), Arsenicum album 8X (burning pain in rectum), Mercurius corrosivus 8X (stool hot, bloody, slimy), 30 mg each in a lactose base.
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Yoga therapy as an adjunctive treatment for schizophrenia: a randomized heart attack young purchase cheap amlodipine on line, controlled pilot study blood pressure medication recreational order 2.5 mg amlodipine with amex. Psychopathologic blood pressure medication effects on sperm order amlodipine once a day, neuropsychological and functional outcome measures during cognitive rehabilitation in schizophrenia: a prospective controlled study in a real-world setting. Efficacy of the team solutions program for educating patients about illness management and treatment. Psychosocial rehabilitation training in the treatment of schizophrenia outpatients: a randomized, psychosocial rehabilitation training-and monomedication-controlled study. A randomized controlled trial of a mindfulness-based intervention program for people with schizophrenia: 6-month follow-up. A trial evaluating gradual- or immediate-switch strategies from risperidone, olanzapine, or aripiprazole to iloperidone in patients with schizophrenia. A randomized clinical trial to test the efficacy of a family-focused, culturally informed therapy for schizophrenia. Relating spontaneously reported extrapyramidal adverse events to movement disorder rating scales. Effectiveness of targeted intervention and maintenance pharmacotherapy in conjunction with family intervention in schizophrenia. Hallucination focused integrative treatment improves quality of life in schizophrenia patients. Left prefrontal high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of schizophrenia with predominant negative symptoms: a sham-controlled, randomized multicenter trial. Psychosocial interventions for internalised stigma in people with a schizophrenia-spectrum diagnosis: a systematic narrative synthesis and metaanalysis. Changing voices: a randomised control trial of group cognitive behavioural treatment. A controlled evaluation of psychoeducational family intervention in a rural Chinese community. Training patients with schizophrenia with the community re-entry module: a controlled study. Psychosocial skills training on social functioning and quality of life in the treatment of schizophrenia: a controlled study in Turkey. Randomized controlled trial of interventions for young people at ultra high risk for psychosis: 6-month analysis. Effectiveness of a brief group cognitive behavioral therapy for auditory verbal hallucinations: a 6-month follow-up study. Family management of schizophrenia: a comparison of behavioral and supportive family treatment. Randomised-control trial of family intervention for 78 first-episode male schizophrenic patients: an 18-month study in Suzhou, Jiangsu. Prospective 8-week trial on the effect of olanzapine, quetiapine, and aripiprazole on blood glucose and lipids among individuals with first-onset schizophrenia. Adjunctive aripiprazole treatment for risperidone-induced hyperprolactinemia: an 8-week randomized, open-label, comparative clinical trial. The effect of cognitive behavioral treatment on the positive symptoms of schizophrenia spectrum disorders: a meta-analysis. Effectiveness Outcomes Functioning: Olanzapine, risperidone, immediate-release quetiapine, or ziprasidone were not different on employment or general function outcomes. Social function was not different between paliperidone palmitate and long-acting risperidone injections. Good-quality trial evidence did not differentiate asenapine, olanzapine, immediaterelease quetiapine, risperidone, or ziprasidone. Response: Rates ranged from 45% to 80%, with variation in definition of response, patient populations and duration of treatment contributing to variability. Limited evidence did not identify statistically significant differences between risperidone long-acting injection and oral risperidone or olanzapine or olanzapine and extended-release paliperidone. Evidence was mixed for risperidone long-acting injection and paliperidone palmitate injection. Risk of relapse may be lower with olanzapine and risperidone than immediate-release quetiapine and with risperidone long-acting injection than oral risperidone (first-episode patients). No differences between risperidone long-acting injection and aripiprazole, lurasidone and oral risperidone or lurasidone and extended-release quetiapine Symptoms Consistent differences in efficacy were not found between clozapine, olanzapine, quetiapine, risperidone, ziprasidone, aripiprazole, or asenapine in shorter-term trials E-9 Author, Year McDonagh 2013 Drug Effectiveness Review Project Report Harms Outcomes Discontinuation due to adverse events. Mixed-treatment comparisons analysis indicated clozapine resulted in statistically significantly higher rates than olanzapine, immediate-release quetiapine, or risperidone. Sensitivity analyses of studies of greater and less than 6 months found no statistically significant differences, although the point estimates were in the same direction as the overall analysis. Fewer data were available for the lurasidone, new formulations of olanzapine, asenapine, and paliperidone palmitate long-acting injection, and no data for iloperidone. Funding/ Quality Rating Comments Drug Good Effectiveness Review Project (collaboration of 12 Medicaid agencies) Please see Appendix B. Duration Interventions and Ns per (intervention and Group longest followup) Initial doses: 12 weeks haloperidol=5 mg/day quetiapine=200 mg/day; Co-admin of psychotropic medications not allowed, except lorazepam and zopiclone and biperiden. Quality Rating Fair E-16 Author, Year Crespo-Facorro, 2011 Crespo-Facorro, 2012 Spain Setting Country Spain Duration Interventions and Ns per (intervention and Group longest followup) Inclusion Criteria Age 15-60 years, experiencing first Haloperidol: n, 56; mean 156 weeks psychotic episode, <6 weeks lifetime dose, 2. Risperidone 4 to 6 mg/day (n=107) Durgam, 2014 International Adults ages 18 to 60 years with schizophrenia (first episode excluded). Quality Rating Poor Di Fiorino 2014 Quetiapine extended-release 400 to 800 mg/day vs. Aripiprazole once-monthly 50 mg (n = 131) Age Gender Race/Ethnicity Age, mean years: 41. Aripiprazole 6 to 24 mg/day orally (n=227) Duration (intervention and longest followup) 52 weeks (doubleblind phase) Age Gender Race/Ethnicity Age, years: 39. Duration Interventions and Ns per (intervention and Group longest followup) Risperidone long-acting 28 weeks injection, adjustable dose (upper limit of 50 mg) every 2 weeks (N=16) vs. Paliperidone palmitate adjustable dose (upper limit of 150 mg) every 4 weeks (N=14) Age Gender Race/Ethnicity Age, year: 45. Duration Interventions and Ns per (intervention and Group longest followup) Aripiprazole 10 to 30 6 weeks mg/day orally (n=139) vs. Duration Interventions and Ns per (intervention and Group longest followup) Aripiprazole 7. Risperidone 1 or 2 mg (n=28) Dosage could be increased to maximum of 6 mg risperidone or 30 mg of aripiprazole. Lundbeck A/S and Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc *Treatment continuation period (main period of interest with respect to safety evaluation (n=119 vs. Patients had to dose) daily (n=231) be in a stable condition for at least 6 months before screening (i. Excluded: presence of major medical or neurological disease or mental retardation, suspicion of substance use directly contributing to the symptoms Duration Interventions and Ns per (intervention and Group longest followup) Haloperidol 1. Weight gain ranged from 3 kg with ziprasidone to 9 kg with olanzapine but no statistically significant differences were found. Paliperidone palmitate 1month injection (N=512) Age Gender Race/Ethnicity Age, years: 38. Duration Interventions and Ns per (intervention and Group longest followup) Risperidone modal dosage 52 weeks 25 mg biweekly (12. Perazine 300-600 mg (n=19) Caucasian patients of Polish descent suffering from paranoid schizophrenia. Duration Interventions and Ns per (intervention and Group longest followup) Olanzapine 10-20 mg/day 24 weeks orally (n=31) vs. Aripiprazole 5-20 mg/day orally (n=31)* Age Gender Race/Ethnicity Age (years): 29. All patients maximum of 2 years of followup patients are discussed in Work style: Individual weekly and daily team caseloads Location: Mostly at the office, meetings Location: Always partly at home of the patient there where the patient is Engagement with client: Assertive; Engagement with client: Not assertive; the client should keep trying to make contact; express a need for care; no drop-out policy. Working client will drop out of contact hours: office hours 24-h arrangement: the 24-h service when contact is refuses or when the client does not of the institute show up Skills: Multidisciplinary team; all Working hours: Office hours skills are available for each client 24-hour arrangement: the 24because all team members may hour service of the institute have contact with each client Skills: Client and practitioner Disciplines available: Psychiatrist, are matched according to the Psychologist needs of the patient and the Psychiatric Nurse, Social Worker, skills of the practitioner Client Worker Disciplines available: Dependency Specialist Psychiatrist, Psychologist, Psychiatric Nurse, Social Worker Author, Year Sytema 2007 Setting Country Winchschoten, Netherlands; local mental health organization Interventions Inclusion and Ns per Criteria Group Long-term Assertive severely mentally community ill patients with treatment Health of the (n=59) Nation Outcomes vs. Practical application: the use of worry periods (confining worry to about a 20-min set period each day) and planning of activities at peak worry times. Description of Comparator Standard care: Delivered according to national and local service protocols and guidelines. Generally consists of prescription antipsychotic drugs, visits from a community mental health worker, and regular outpatient appointments with a psychiatrist. Usual care: Case management and medication followup appointments provided by the local community mental health center.
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The relatively superficial depth of the femoral nerve at the inguinal crease enhances visualization of the needle under ultrasound prehypertension diet purchase amlodipine 5 mg mastercard. A medial approach to heart attack telugu generic amlodipine 2.5mg overnight delivery the femoral nerve should be avoided because the femoral artery can obstruct the needle approach to 2013 purchase amlodipine 5 mg the femoral nerve. Ensure that the needle has penetrated through the fascia lata (which divides the subcutaneous tissues of the thigh from the underlying muscles and vessels) as well as the fascia iliaca (which surrounds the iliopsoas and femoral nerve). To ensure a successful block, the local anesthetic must either 26 surround the femoral nerve completely or surround the medial, lateral, and inferior aspects of the nerve (Figure 15-9). If the local anesthetic is distributed only at the superior aspect of the nerve, the needle may not have crossed the fascia iliaca, the local anesthetic will be unable to properly penetrate the nerve, and the block may be delayed or fail. Studies have demonstrated that use of the ultrasound can improve the femoral nerve block by decreasing the block latency by as much as 10 minutes, improving the sensory component of the block, and reducing the amount of local anesthetic needed to achieve block success. Most of the time, but not always, it can also be simultaneously anesthetized via a femoral nerve block. Advance the needle until a loss-of-resistance is felt; this signifies the penetration of the fascia lata. Inject 5 mL of local anesthetic at this location, then redirect the needle first medially and then laterally, injecting an additional 5 mL at each of these points (Figure 16-3). Like the femoral "3-in-1" block, the fascia iliaca block often fails to anesthetize the obturator nerve. At the point where the lateral and middle thirds meet, draw a line 1 cm caudally, and insert the needle at this point. The obturator nerve is a mixed sensory and motor (mainly motor) nerve originating from the L2 through L4 anterior rami. It supplies sensory innervation to the medial aspect of the thigh (Figure 16-5) and motor innervation to the medial thigh muscles responsible for adduction of the leg (adductors longus, brevis, and magnus; gracilis and obturator externus muscles). In rare occasions an isolated obturator nerve block is performed; more often, the nerve may need to be blocked in conjunction with other anterior approaches to the lumbar plexus nerves, such as a femoral nerve block. The obturator nerve travels as a single nerve from the lumbar region down toward the pelvis within the body of the psoas muscle. It crosses the pelvis vertically, exiting via the obturator foramen (immediately below the superior pubic Figure 16-5. Dermatomes anesthetized with the obturator block (dark blue) ramus), and divides into anterior and posterior terminal branches (Figure 16-6). The anterior branch supplies motor fibers to the anterior adductor muscles of the thigh as well as cutaneous fibers to the medial aspect of the thigh. The posterior branch, which lacks cutaneous fibers, supplies motor fibers to the deep adductor muscles of the thigh, as well as contributing to the innervation of the knee joint. Place the patient in the supine position with the thigh partially abducted and the knee partially flexed. Palpate the pubic tubercle, and draw a line 2 cm lateral and 2 cm inferior to the tubercle. Insert a 5- to 10-cm stimulating needle perpendicular to the skin until it contacts the pubic ramus. Then redirect it posteriorly and slightly laterally to "walk off" the needle from the pubic ramus and into the obturator foramen. When the adductor muscles twitch, gradually decrease the stimulator until the twitch is still visible at 0. The obturator nerve is often not blocked when a femoral or fascia iliaca block is administered. For less invasive surgeries, such as diagnostic knee arthroscopies, this may not be a problem; however, for more invasive lower extremity surgeries such as total knee replacements, the obturator nerve must be included in the lumbar plexus block. When the obturator nerve must be blocked, either a posterior approach to the lumbar plexus is utilized, or, if a femoral block is used, the obturator nerve is anesthetized separately. The anterior obturator branch supplies an articular branch to the hip and the anterior adductor muscles, and it provides cutaneous innervations to the lower medial aspect of the thigh. The posterior branch supplies the deep adductor muscles and often an articular branch to the knee joint. The inguinal interadductor obturator nerve block approach landmarks are the inguinal ligament, the femoral artery, and the long adductor muscle tendon. Draw a line immediately below the inguinal ligament from the medial edge of the femoral pulse to the medial border of the tendon of the long adductor muscle. Insert a 21-gauge, 100-mm insulated needle slightly lateral and posterior, with a superior inclination. Carefully advance the needle until twitches of the anterior adductor muscles (anterior obturator branch) occur, and inject 5 to 7 mL of local anesthetic solution. Then advance the needle slowly a few millimeters in a slightly lateral direction until the posterior (major) adductor muscles twitch (posterior obturator branch), and inject another 5 to 7 mL of local anesthetic at this location. Because the sciatic nerve is so large, it can be blocked from several different locations along the lower extremity. Other sciatic nerve blocks include the anterior (Chapter 18) and lateral (Chapter 19) approaches, which allow the patient to remain in the supine position, as well as the parasacral and prone approaches. Sciatic nerve blocks require adequate set-up because this large nerve resists local anesthetic penetration, leading to longer block onset times. For complete anesthesia of the leg below the knee the saphenous nerve must also be blocked, either directly or via a femoral nerve block. The sciatic nerve is actually two nerves in close apposition, the tibial and common peroneal (fibular) nerves. These nerves usually do not separate until the mid-thigh, although separation as proximal as the pelvis occurs in about 12% of patients. The sciatic nerve leaves the pelvis via the greater sciatic foramen, travels under the gluteus maximus (Figure 17-1), and continues distally Figure 17-1. Dermatomes anesthetized with a proximal block of the sciatic nerve (dark blue) Figure 17-2 toward the posterior thigh between the greater trochanter and ischial tuberosity (Figure 17-2). Although the sciatic nerve does not innervate any muscles in the gluteal region, it does supply motor innervation to the posterior thigh muscles as well as all muscles of the leg and foot. It also provides sensory innervation to the skin of most of the leg and foot (Figure 17-3). This nerve provides sensory innervation to the gluteus and uppermost medial and posterior thigh, and blocking it is important when thigh tourniquets are used for lower extremity procedures of long duration. If the patient is unable to flex the leg, the leg should be extended at the hip as far as possible without producing patient discomfort. Determine the point of initial needle insertion by drawing a line perpendicular from the midpoint of the first line to its intersection with the second line. A fourth line can be drawn along the "furrow" formed by the medial edge of the gluteus maximus muscle and the long head of the biceps femoris muscle (Figure 17-4). The triangle formed by the first, second, and fourth lines further defines initial needle placement, and subsequent adjustments of the needle within the triangle can improve success at sciatic nerve stimulation. Patients often find this uncomfortable, and the needle should be advanced through gluteus stimulation without pause. Successful needle placement in proximity to the sciatic nerve is observed with plantar flexion/ inversion (tibial nerve) or dorsiflexion/eversion (common peroneal nerve) with 0. Occasionally, hamstring muscle twitching will be noted, which suggests the needle tip has been placed too medial. Slight adjustment of the needle tip laterally will usually result in successful localization of the sciatic nerve. In most adults, 20 to 30 mL of local anesthetic is sufficient to block the plexus. The posterior approach to the sciatic nerve combined with a lumbar plexus block provides complete anesthesia of the lower extremity (a femoral nerve block often misses the obturator nerve). Studies of this posterior approach have demonstrated that plantar flexion of the foot (tibial nerve stimulation) resulted in a shorter onset time and more frequent success of the block versus dorsiflexion (common peroneal nerve). The addition of the furrow line can be especially useful in obese patients, when palpation of traditional landmarks is difficult. With the patient positioned in the lateral decubitus position, operative side up, draw a line connecting the greater trochanter with the ischial tuberosity.
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Studies on functional plasticity in neural circuits of pain have provided mechanistic insights and linked various modulatory factors to a change in perception and behaviour. However, plasticity also occurs in the context of structural remodelling and reorganisation of synapses, cells and circuits, potentially contributing to the long-term nature of chronic pain. Nociception the sensing of stimuli that are potentially harmful to the body; the sensory component of pain. Nociception and acute pain serve an important protective Acute pain A transient form of pain that is acutely associated with a nociceptive stimulus. Chronic pain A pain that persists for long periods of time and, in most cases, extends beyond the period of healing of the original insult or injury. However, pain can become chronic when maladaptive processes that are triggered by pathophysiological factors (such as neural injury, trauma, amputation, viral infection, inflamma tion, tumour growth, exposure to neurotoxins, auto immune disease, vascular diseases, metabolic disorders or stressrelated alterations) are exacerbated early on by a range of psychosocial variables. Indeed, chronic pain is a major cause of human suffering worldwide1, especially because effective, specific and safe therapies have yet to be developed. Despite several commonalities, chronic pain syn dromes of different aetiologies can be mechanistically distinct and show different clinical manifestations. Chronic neuropathic pain, on the other hand, is associated with an imbalance of activity in pathways that results from loss or interruption of physiological inputs due to lesions to peripheral or central neurons. A large body of converging evidence suggests that chronic pain is not simply a temporal extension of acute pain but involves distinct mechanisms. The transition of acute pain into a chronic disorder involves activity dependent changes (that is, functional plasticity) at many different interconnected levels, ranging from the molec ular to the network level, at several anatomical avenues in the nociceptive pathway 2,3. This interconnectivity can explain why even small molecular changes, such as a single point mutation, can result in large changes at the behav ioural or clinical levels that are caused by amplification along multiple scales of plasticity. Structural remodelling of connections has not been studied as widely as functional plasticity, and it remains unclear whether it represents a cause or a consequence of chronic pain. This Review aims to discuss the latest insights into structural reorganisation in nociceptive pathways related to the transition from acute to chronic pain, integrating analyses in human patients and animal models across microscopic and macroscopic scales. Importantly, we attempt to address how structural changes influence and/or cause functional changes and whether they can be targeted therapeutically. However, this specificity is lost in the spinal cord owing to convergence of inputs onto common subset of neurons2,84. Decoding how this information is segregated to enable delineating innocuous perception (such as touch and cooling) and pain has been one of the foremost challenges in the field2. A loss of this segregation is inherent to the clinically intractable symptoms of allodynia. Whether this is brought about by or related to structural modification is not known, and the time is now ripe to use recent advances in connectomics to elucidate the potential changes in presynaptic structure that accom pany synaptic potentiation at spinal nociceptor terminals. In this model, intense afferent C-fibre stimulation resulting from a painful stimulus that is detected by peripheral nociceptors results in an increase in active-zone recruitment. The maintenance of synaptic structural plasticity is likely to involve gene regulation. Mechanistically, the specific genomic programme that is triggered by nuclear calcium in spinal neurons affects several genes encoding In response to persistent presynaptic nociceptor activity, as in inflam matory pain states, postsynaptic nuclear calcium signal ling transcriptionally suppresses the expression of C1q. Interestingly, in contrast to inflammatory pain, interfer ing with the spinal nuclear calcium signalling pathway does not block neuropathic hypersensitivity, and a differ ent gene regulatory programme seems to be operational in neuropathic pain. Thus, the emerging picture is that activity dependent structural remodelling of spinal dendritic spines has a causal role in the maintenance of chronic nociceptive hypersensitivity in both inflammatory and neuropathic pain states, although the molecular modes of how this is achieved may differ across different types of chronic pain. Cannabinoids were also shown to suppress nociceptive activitydriven remodelling of spinal dendritic spines and to concomitantly alleviate inflammatory pain19. This further supports the associ ation between spinal dendritic spine remodelling and nociceptive hypersensitivity and suggests new avenues for therapeutic exploitation. These studies suggest that representation maps are altered in the cortex after loss of normal inputs or through gain of ectopic or aberrant inputs. However, elucidation of distinct types of neurons and spines affected, temporal analyses and causal contributions to neuropathic pain are still missing. Chronic back pain A pain that is associated with the back and that lasts longer than the expected period of healing. It can have neuropathic or inflammatory components, or both, but, in many cases, has no clear aetiology. Studies are now beginning to emerge that recapitulate these abnormalities in animal models. Interestingly, in some cases, greymatter changes are reversed after analgesic therapy 32. This suggests that the cellular basis of these macroscopic level observations is given by highly dynamic structures, such as synaptic spines (discussed above), or glial cells that can divide rap idly, rather than neuronal somata. Here, we summarize insights from studies reporting changes in cell loss or gain in animal models of chronic pain. Cell loss in the spinal cord Reduced inhibitory drive in the spinal cord has been reported in models of neuropathic pain33 and is broadly acknowledged as a plausible mechanistic basis for mechanical allodynia, but whether it results from an actual physical loss of inhibitory neurons is still dis puted. Although some studies have reported caspase dependent apoptosis in the spinal cord ipsilateral to the injured nerve33,34, others have suggested that cell loss results from apoptotic microglia rather than apoptotic neurons35. Experimental ablation or silencing of spinal glycinergic neurons can induce allodynia36; however, ste reological analyses in specific reporter lines have revealed no differences in glycinergic neurons in the spinal cord of neuropathic mice37. Similar mod els were compared across some studies, but it is possible that variations in the temporal and spatial domains that were analysed underlie these differences. A chronic type of pain that typically affects a limb after trauma or injury and that can have inflammatory and neuropathic components. It can include postoperative pain, pain in the residual limb and pain in the amputated limb, referred to as phantom limb pain. Allodynia A pain or unpleasant sensations in response to a normally innocuous stimulus, such as a tactile stimulation (mechanical allodynia) or a mild change in temperature (mostly cold allodynia). Pain behaviour Behavioural changes (occurring both in the context of animal models of pain and in humans experiencing pain) that are indicative of pain. They can be of a spontaneous, ongoing nature or evoked by application of a noxious or innocuous stimulus. However, whether these functional changes are accompanied by, or driven by, structural remodelling of spines has not been studied. In the primary somatosensory cortex (S1), early phases of neuropathic pain are associated with an increased turn over of superficial spines, involving a seemingly random gain and loss, followed by a restoration of physiological turnover rates during later stages21.
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Sexual Function Disturbances A majority of patients with schizophrenia report some difficulties with sexual function hypertension treatment guidelines order generic amlodipine. Although multiple factors are likely to arteria in english buy 5 mg amlodipine otc contribute and rates vary widely depending on the study arteria znaczenie slowa buy discount amlodipine on line, it is clear that antipsychotic treatment contributes to sexual dysfunction (de Boer et al. Effects of antipsychotic agents on sexual function may be mediated directly via drug actions on adrenergic and serotonergic receptors or indirectly through effects on prolactin and gonadal hormones (Kirino 2017; Knegtering et al. Loss of libido and anorgasmia can occur in men and in women; erectile dysfunction and ejaculatory disturbances also occur in men (La Torre et al. Retrograde ejaculation has also been reported with specific antipsychotic medications. In addition, it is important to note that priapism can also occur in association 100 with antipsychotic treatment, particularly in individuals with other underlying risk factors such as sickle cell disease (Burnett and Bivalacqua 2011; Sood et al. Despite the high rates of occurrence of sexual dysfunction with antipsychotic medication, many patients will not spontaneously report such difficulties. Structured rating scales also exist to assess sexual side effects during antipsychotic treatment, and these can be used to supplement information obtained via interview (Clayton et al. Education about sexual side effects of medication can also be provided to the patient to communicate that these symptoms may occur but can be addressed (de Boer et al. When sexual side effects of antipsychotic therapy are of significant concern to the patient, a reduction in medication dose or change in medication may be considered in addition to an assessment of other potential contributing factors. Gastrointestinal Side Effects the most common gastrointestinal side effects of antipsychotic medications are related to anticholinergic side effects and include dry mouth and constipation as noted above. Patients and families should be educated about monitoring for constipation and, if present, constipation should be reported promptly to clinicians. With clozapine in particular, gastrointestinal hypomotility can be severe and can result in fecal impaction or paralytic ileus (Every-Palmer and Ellis 2017; Leung et al. Thus, if constipation is severe or does not resolve, the patient should obtain urgent medical care. To prevent development of constipation, particularly with clozapine, it is useful to minimize the doses and number of contributory medications such as other anticholinergic medications and opioids. National Library of Medicine 2017), including elevation of liver enzyme levels and cholestatic jaundice. Cholestatic jaundice is rare and has been primarily reported with chlorpromazine (U. It usually occurs within the first month after the initiation of treatment and generally requires discontinuation of treatment. However, given the relative infrequency of antipsychotic-induced jaundice, other etiologies for jaundice should be evaluated before the cause is judged to be antipsychotic medication. For example, with chlorpromazine, transient benign leukopenia (white blood cell count <3,500/mm3) is common whereas severe neutropenia has been reported in 0. There is no clear etiology of severe neutropenia or agranulocytosis, when most extreme. With clozapine, a complex polygenic trait appears likely, perhaps involving the human leukocyte antigen locus or a group of hepatic transporter genes (de With et al. Initial estimates suggested that severe neutropenia would develop in 1-2% of patients treated with clozapine, with fatal agranulocytosis in approximately 15% of those individuals (Alvir et al. However, data from the initial five years of monitoring through clozapine registries showed a rate of severe neutropenia of 0. For clozapine-treated patients as a group, the incidence of death due to severe neutropenia was 0. Nevertheless, patients who are receiving clozapine should be advised to report any sign of infection immediately. If severe neutropenia does develop, it is usually reversible if clozapine is discontinued immediately and secondary complications. Granulocyte colony stimulating factor has been used to accelerate granulopoietic function and shorten recovery time (Lally et al. Although there have been reports of successful resumption of clozapine after severe neutropenia, the risk of recurrence remains high (Lally et al. For patients with a good clinical response to clozapine after multiple unsuccessful trials of other antipsychotic medications, the benefits and risks of rechallenge require thorough consideration and discussion with the patient and involved family members. Under such circumstances, case reports have suggested using granulocyte colony stimulating factor to reduce the risk of recurrence, although evidence is limited (Lally et al. A dystonic spasm of the axial muscles along the spinal cord can result in opisthotonos, in which the head, neck, and spinal column are hyperextended in an arched 102 position. For further discussion of acute dystonia, including its treatment, see Statement 11. It is important to appreciate that medication-induced parkinsonism can affect emotional and cognitive function, at times in the absence of detectable motor symptoms. As a result, it can be difficult to distinguish the negative symptoms of schizophrenia or concomitant depression from medication-induced parkinsonism. In addition, emotional and cognitive features of medication-induced parkinsonism can be subjectively unpleasant and can contribute to poor medication adherence (Acosta 103 et al. For further discussion of medication-induced parkinsonism, including its treatment, see Statement 12. Risk also may be increased by use of short-acting intramuscular formulations of antipsychotic medications, use of higher total drug dosages, or rapid increases in the dosage of the antipsychotic medication (Keck et al. Antipsychotic medications should always be discontinued, and supportive treatment to maintain hydration and to treat the fever and cardiovascular, renal, or other symptoms should be provided (American Psychiatric Association 2013a; Berman 2011; Strawn et al. As a postsynaptic D2-receptor agonist, bromocriptine has been used to counteract the dopamine antagonist effects of the antipsychotic medication. Generally, when treatment is resumed, doses are increased gradually, and a medication other than the precipitating agent is used, typically one with a lower potency at blocking dopamine D2 receptors. Seizures Among the antipsychotic medications, clozapine is associated with the greatest likelihood of a seizure and patients with a history of an idiopathic or medication-induced seizure may have a higher risk (Alldredge 1999; Devinsky and Pacia 1994; Wong and Delva 2007). Although generalized tonic-clonic seizures are most frequent, other types of seizures may occur. The seizure risk with clozapine is increased by rapid increases in dose as well as at high blood levels or doses of the drug. In individuals at high risk of seizure, prophylactic treatment with an anticonvulsant medication can be considered. In patients who do experience a seizure while taking clozapine or another antipsychotic medication, neurological consultation will be important for delineating the risks of a further seizure, determining whether anticonvulsant therapy. They begin later in treatment than acute dystonia, akathisia, or medication-induced parkinsonism and they persist and may even increase, despite reduction in dose or discontinuation of the antipsychotic medication. Tardive dyskinesia has been reported after exposure to any of the available antipsychotic medications (Carbon et al. Various factors are associated with greater vulnerability to tardive dyskinesia, including age greater than 55 years; women; race/ethnicity; presence of a mood disorder, intellectual disability, or central nervous system injury; and past or current akathisia, clinically significant parkinsonism, or acute dystonic reactions (Solmi et al. Although the majority of patients who develop tardive dyskinesia have mild symptoms, a small proportion will develop symptoms of moderate or severe degree. Tardive dyskinesia can have significant effects on quality of life and can be associated with social withdrawal (McEvoy et al. Although the impact appears to be influenced by the severity of tardive dyskinesia, individuals with mild symptoms can also experience negative effects on quality of life. Evaluation of the risk of tardive dyskinesia is complicated by the fact that dyskinetic movements may be observed with a reduction in antipsychotic medication dose, which is termed a withdrawal-emergent dyskinesia (American Psychiatric Association 2013a). Furthermore, spontaneous dyskinesias, which are clinically indistinguishable from tardive dyskinesia, have been described in elderly patients, before the advent of antipsychotic medications and in up to 20% of never-medicated patients with chronic schizophrenia (Blanchet et al. In longer-term studies, findings are often confounded by the sequential or concomitant use of more than one antipsychotic medication and the lack of systematic prospective assessments for the presence of a movement disorder (Tarsy and Baldessarini 2006). Nevertheless, evaluation for the presence of tardive syndromes is important to identify them, minimize worsening, and institute clinically-indicated treatment. For further discussion of tardive syndromes, including their treatment, see Statement 14. Ophthalmological Effects the most common ophthalmological effects of antipsychotic medications are related to the anticholinergic effects of these agents and include blurred vision and exacerbation of open-angle glaucoma.
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Of all the atypical antipsychotic drugs arteria in english cheap 10 mg amlodipine free shipping, ziprasidone (not yet available in Canada at the time of writing) appears to high blood pressure medication toprol xl buy amlodipine 10mg low price have a neutral effect on weight gain blood pressure medication restless leg syndrome cheap amlodipine amex. It also creates concern because obese individuals with schizophrenia are thirteen times more likely to request discontinuation of their medication because of weight gain. While the exact cause of drug-induced weight gain is not clear, it appears the physiological impact of the atypical antipsychotics leads to appetite stimulation. Ill individuals tend to increase their caloric intake (with or without changing the composition of their diet) while taking these medications. One of the side effects of some antipsychotics can be sedation, increasing the likelihood that individuals will be less active, and therefore gain weight more easily. Some people with schizophrenia are treated with other psychotropic medications, or medications used to assist the effectiveness of antipsychotics. Also, a drug treatment plan that combines atypical antipsychotics with mood stabilizers may result in significant weight gain. For example, a combination of lithium or valproate with risperidone is reported to cause twice as much weight gain (than risperidone alone). When these mood stabilizers are combined with olanzapine, they may create three times as much weight gain (than therapy with olanzapine alone). You can also help evaluate whether or not the ill person will likely be able to deal with the psychological aspects of a weight gain. You may also discuss ideas on how to help the ill person with a good diet and exercise routine. Gaining weight can have an adverse effect on how you feel about yourself (and thus your outlook on life in general), and may diminish your confidence in social situations. The next step is to find out whether your weight is within the healthy range for your height (ask your general practitioner, or a member of 124 Schizophrenia Society of Canada your treatment team for guidance about what a healthy weight would be for you). Of course the key component to maintaining a healthy weight is to eat a healthy balanced diet. At the end of the week, analyze your overall diet and try to identify your problem areas. Then, try to follow a healthy balanced diet, one that includes protein, vegetables, fruit, and whole grains. Ask a member of your treatment team or other health professional for nutrition counselling. A nutritionist should be able to give you the types and portions of food you should be eating on a daily basis. A sensible eating plan is one that will fit in with your lifestyle so that you follow it. One way to improve health and maintain a healthy weight is to exercise regularly (at least three times per week). This may be one of the last things the ill person feels like doing, especially if he/she is experiencing fatigue, depression, or anxiety. It may be helpful to note that exercise can actually make one feel more energetic, more relaxed, and improve the spirits. The ill person may wish to consult the treatment team on the subject, and get their feedback. Simply find something the ill person (or entire family) enjoys doing and set some time aside for it every week. A person is more likely to stick to an exercise routine if it is an activity he/she likes. You could combine it with a visit to the store, or to your local day centre or community centre. Perhaps there is someone in your family or at your support group who could accompany you? They teach you how to run, helping you to slowly build up your stamina through a pre-designed program. For example, household activities such as cleaning or gardening can be good exercise, and may also help you get into a good daily routine 126 Schizophrenia Society of Canada the primary reason for avoiding the use of alcohol and/or street drugs is the serious health risk they pose to the person with schizophrenia. In addition, alcohol adds lots of calories to a daily diet, but not lots of nutrients. If you have a regular habit of drinking alcohol, beware of the calories you are taking in. Reducing alcohol intake, or avoiding it altogether, is a positive step toward maintaining a healthy weight. It is not wise to use street drugs for health reasons, but also because they may stimulate appetite, and impair your judgment. If the ill individual feels that the medication is the reason for his/her weight gain, and the weight gain is not manageable and is adversely affecting his/her quality of life, then a discussion with the prescribing physician about the antipsychotic treatment is warranted. The physician may change the dosage of the medication, or suggest another choice of drug treatment, or consider additional medication to help with weight management. However, the physician may first wish to do a risk-benefit analysis of the current medication. In other words, the doctor will weigh the risks and benefits of continuing the current treatment by comparing the side effects of the medication. The physician will also be aware that patients are more likely to be motivated to continue taking antipsychotic medication if they experience more positive effects (than negative side effects) of the treatment. One in four Canadians is estimated to have some form of heart disease or is at risk of having a stroke. Heart patients with schizophrenia under the age of sixty-five years who undergo cardiovascular procedures are eighty-six percent more likely to die following the medical procedure. Dyslipidemia (an abnormal amount of fatty acid) is a metabolic abnormality that causes injury to the arterial walls creating problems in how cholesterol is processed in the body. Hypertension produces structural changes within arteries that narrow the arterial openings, which may lead to aneurysms (an excessive localized enlargement of an artery) and necrosis (the death of tissue caused by disease or injury). The effects of hypertension manifest themselves after several years, and are made worse by other risk factors such as dyslipidemia, smoking, diabetes, obesity, an inactive lifestyle, high amounts of salt in the diet, and stress. Artherosclerosis is a form of arteriosclerosis (thickening of the walls of the arteries; also known as hardening of the arteries), and is caused by the build-up of fatty deposits. Examples of psychological factors that contribute to heart disease include stress, anxiety, depression, and hostility. People with metabolic syndrome have a significantly increased risk of diabetes and coronary heart disease. Some antipsychotics may cause side effects such as dyslipidemia or hypertriglycemia (high lipid levels), an increase in triglyceride levels, weight gain, sedation (leading to inactivity and obesity), hyperglycemia, diabetes, sudden death from electrical problems with the heart, and complications with hypertension. If the ill person is experiencing some of the serious symptoms that may indicate a cardiac event, call 911 or your local emergency number. The person may need to be taken immediately to the emergency ward of a hospital, or be attended by a medical emergency service unit. 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This assesses the integrity of rapidly adapting mechanoreceptors (Pacinian corpuscles) and their peripheral and central connections; the former consist of large afferent fibres blood pressure classification chart order amlodipine with visa, the latter consist of ascending projections in both the dorsal and lateral columns blood pressure dehydration buy amlodipine in united states online. Instances of dissociation of vibratory sensibility and proprioception are well recognized blood pressure while exercising buy amlodipine with paypal, for instance the former is usually more impaired with intramedullary myelopathies. Decrease in sensitivity of vibratory perception (increased perceptual threshold) is the most prominent age-related finding on sensory examination, thought to reflect distal degeneration of sensory axons. Cross References Age-related signs; Myelopathy; Proprioception; Two-point discrimination Visual Agnosia Visual agnosia is a disorder of visual object recognition. Associative visual agnosia: An impairment of visual object recognition thought not to be due to a perceptual deficit, since copying shapes of unrecognized objects is good. The scope of this impairment may vary, some patients being limited to a failure to recognize faces (prosopagnosia) or visually presented words (pure alexia, pure word blindness). Visually agnosic patients can recognize objects presented to other sensory modalities. Clinically, apperceptive visual agnosia lies between cortical blindness and associative visual agnosia. Apperceptive visual agnosia results from diffuse posterior brain damage; associative visual agnosia has been reported with lesions in a variety of locations, usually ventral temporal and occipital regions, usually bilateral but occasionally unilateral. A related syndrome which has on occasion been labelled as apperceptive visual agnosia is simultanagnosia, particularly the dorsal variant in which there is inability to recognize more than one object at a time. There may be difficulty fixating static visual stimuli and impaired visual pursuit eye movements. Once contact is made with the hand, the examiner holds up the other hand in a different part of the field of vision. Visual disorientation is secondary to, and an inevitable consequence of, the attentional disorder of dorsal simultanagnosia, in which the inability to attend two separate loci leads to impaired localization. Visual disorientation with special reference to lesions of the right cerebral hemisphere. Cross References Simultanagnosia; Visual agnosia Visual Extinction Visual extinction is the failure to respond to a novel or meaningful visual stimulus on one side when a homologous stimulus is given simultaneously to the contralateral side (i. Cross References Extinction; Neglect Visual Field Defects Visual fields may be mapped clinically by confrontation testing. The most sensitive method is to use a small (5 mm) red pin, moreso than a waggling finger. Peripheral fields are tested by moving the target in from the periphery, and the patient asked to indicate when the colour red becomes detectable, not when they - 364 - Visual Form Agnosia V first see the pinhead. The central field may be mapped using the same target presented statically to points within the central field. The exact pattern of visual field loss may have localizing value due to the retinotopic arrangement of fibres in the visual pathways: any unilateral area of restricted loss implies a prechiasmatic lesion (choroid, retina, optic nerve), although lesions of the anterior calcarine cortex can produce a contralateral monocular temporal crescent. Bilateral homonymous scotomata are postchiasmal in origin; bilateral heteronymous scotomata may be seen with chiasmal lesions. Cross References Altitudinal field defect; Hemianopia; Junctional scotoma, Junctional scotoma of Traquair; Macula sparing, Macula splitting; Quadrantanopia; Scotoma; Tilted disc Visual Form Agnosia this name has been given to an unusual and a highly selective visual perceptual deficit, characterized by loss of the ability to identify shape and form, although colour and surface detail can still be appreciated, but with striking preservation of visuomotor control (i. The pathophysiology is uncertain but may relate to rhythmic contractions of the cricothyroid and rectus abdominis muscles. With the patient standing, the examiner holds the shoulders and gently shakes backwards and forwards, the two sides out of phase. Normally, the passive arm swing induced by this movement will be out of phase with the trunk movements, but in rigidity the limbs and trunk tend to move en bloc. Passive swinging of the wrist or elbow joint may also be performed to assess rigidity. Wasting may also be seen in general medical disorders associated with a profound catabolic state. However, this is not a linear scale; grade 4 often becomes subdivided into 4-, 4, and 4+ (or even 5-) according to the increasing degree of resistance which the examiner must apply to overcome activity. Accepting all these difficulties, it should be acknowledged that the grading of weakness, like all clinical observations, is subject to some degree of observer bias. However, there is no evidence that pure lesions of the pyramidal tracts produce this picture: pyramidotomy in the monkey results in a deficit in fine finger movements, but without weakness. Coexistent wasting suggests that muscle weakness is of lower motor neurone origin, especially if acute, although wasting may occur in long-standing upper motor neurone lesions. Weakness with minimal or no muscle wasting may be non-organic, but may be seen in conditions such as multifocal motor neuropathy with conduction block. Other terms sometimes used for Wernicke-type aphasia are sensory aphasia or posterior aphasia. There may be associated anxiety, with or without agitation and paranoia, and concurrent auditory agnosia. Wernicke placed it in the posterior two-thirds of the superior temporal gyrus and planum temporale (Brodmann area 22), but more recent neuroradiological studies (structural and functional imaging) suggest that this area may be more associated with the generation of paraphasia, whereas more ventral areas of temporal lobe and angular gyrus (Brodmann areas 37, 39, and 40) may be associated with disturbance of comprehension. A correlation exists between the size of the lesion and the extent of the aphasia. A similar clinical picture may occur with infarcts of the head of the left caudate nucleus and left thalamic nuclei. Cross Reference Tremor Winging of the Scapula Winging of the scapula, or scapula alata, is a failure to hold the medial border of the scapula against the rib cage when pushing forward with the hands. Winging of the scapula may be a consequence of weakness of the serratus anterior muscle, usually due to a neuropathy of the long thoracic nerve of Bell, but sometimes as a consequence of brachial plexus injury or cervical root (C7) injury. Weakness of trapezius, particularly the middle trapezius muscle, may also cause winging of the upper part of the scapula, more prominent on abduction of the arm, when the superior angle of the scapula moves farther from the midline. Witzelsucht Witzelsucht, or the joking malady, refers to excessive and inappropriate facetiousness or jocularity, a term coined in the 1890s for one of the personality changes observed following frontal (especially orbitofrontal) lobe injury. These are most commonly seen in the context of untreated hypothyroidism, but have also been recorded in other situations, including treatment with -blockers, diabetes mellitus, and complete heart block. It may coexist with intermittent voluntary effort, collapsing weakness, cocontraction of agonist and antagonist muscles, and inconsistency in clinical examination. Cross Reference Collapsing weakness Wrist Drop Wrist drop describes a hand hanging in flexion due to weakness of wrist extension. When attempting to write, patients may find they are involuntarily gripping the pen harder, and there may also be involuntary movement at the wrist or in the arm. A tremor may also develop, not to be confused with primary writing tremor in which there is no dystonia. There is some neurophysiological evidence that the condition is due to abnormalities within the spinal cord segmental motor programmes and muscle spindle afferent input to them. Excessive or pathological yawning (chasm) is compulsive, repetitive yawning not triggered by physiological stimuli such as fatigue or boredom. Cross References Parkinsonism; Sighing Yips Yips is the name given to a task-specific focal dystonia seen in golfers, especially associated with putting. Abnormal cocontraction in yips-affected but not unaffected golfers: evidence for focal dystonia. Yo-yo-ing is difficult to treat: approaches include dose fractionation, improved drug absorption, or use of dopaminergic agonists with concurrent reduction in levodopa dosage. Cross References Akinesia; Dyskinesia; Hypokinesia - 380 - Z Zeitraffer Phenomenon the zeitraffer phenomenon has sometimes been described as part of the aura of migraine, in which the speed of moving objects appears to increase, even the vehicle in which the patient is driving. Zooagnosia the term zooagnosia has been used to describe a difficulty in recognizing animal faces. In one case, this deficit seemed to persist despite improvement in human face recognition, suggesting the possibility of separate systems for animal and human face recognition; however, the evidence is not compelling. In a patient with developmental prosopagnosia seen by the author, there was no subjective awareness that animals such as dogs might have faces. Nonrecogntion of familiar animals by a farmer: zooagnosia or prosopagnosia for animals. Cross References Agnosia; Prosopagnosia Zoom Effect the zoom effect is a metamorphopsia occurring as a migraine aura in which images increase and decrease in size sequentially. Sureshdada Jain Institute of Pharmaceutical & Education and Research Jamner Dist: Jalgaon 424206 *Corresponding Author Email: arumarkar@gmail.
When we consider that the process which takes place under the influence of short waves is the same as in hypnosis hypertension hereditary purchase amlodipine 10mg, i blood pressure for women order discount amlodipine on line. The parallelism between the mechanism of short-wave effects and hypnosis and the phenomena resulting from these extends also to blood pressure up and down causes order generic amlodipine from india the other physiological symptoms which have already been considered above and which can also be produced by hypnosis. In persons which exhibit this individual sensitivity, these disturbances are expressed by nervous overexcitability, psychologically increased irritability, general fatigue. Liebesny 61 has reported on nervous sy~ptoms and great fatigue and high irritability in. As such, Liebesny could observe such symptoms only when the head was kept near the condensor field. This indicates the individual difference in the sensitivity of the test subjects with respect to the influence of short waves. The electromagnetic wave transmitted through an antenna can produce certain biological effects, as recognized first by Lakowsky 59 in carrier pigeons. In this manner, general nervous symptoms of irritation can appear in animals and man, which appear to be the more intense, the shorter the applied wave length. Schliephake states that when human subjects work near short-wave transmitters, disturbances in the general condition appear with time, which can only be explained -. The individual disturbances differ individually: In some cases, unpleasant sensations appear immediately when the transmitter is switched on, while in others these sensations occur only after staying several hours near the transmitter. In some cases this sensitivity is so great that they can easily report whether the transmitter is switched on or not when they enter the treatment room, where any acoustic or optical appearance of the transmitter naturally must be ruled out. The nervous disturbances are the more intense, the shorter the applied wave length. Thus, for example, in the operation of a 400 W transmitter on wave lengths of 3 m, intense reactions appeared immediately, while nervous disturbances appeared only after several hours in the closest vicinity of a 5000 W transmitter with a wave length of 15 m. The type of influence on humans in the transmitter field depends extensively upon the exposure time. On the basis of the observations of Schliephake, three different degrees of this influence can be distinguished. Psychologically, feelings of depression and inferiority are observed, with an inclination to complaints and argumentative disposition, as well as a certain amount of uncertainty in dealing with others. These symptoms are in agreement with those cited in (b) and observed by Schliephake. It can be concluded from all of these findings that the degree of influence depends upon the irradiation time, in addition to the wave length and the sensitivity of the test subject. Since the dosage = dosage rate x time is determined by the irradiation time, it can be said that the degree of influence on humans by electromagnetic waves depends not only upon the particular wave length applied and the sensitivity of the test subjects, but also upon the applied dose. It is apparent from the observations of Schliephake that the small dosage causes tranquilizing and the large dosage irritating effects. Naturally the concept "small" and "large" is referred strictly to the sensitivity of the test subject. It can be assumed that the irritation of the parasympathetic l, r t and the sympathetic system is the result of a direct short-wave effect on the corresponding control centers of the diencephalon~ this assumption is also confirmed by other symp-. Weissenberg1 08 has reported on ~e disappearance of pain in the region of the ~ (. These symptoms can be explained by the irritation of the sympathetic and the parasympathetic systems, respectively. Thus, electromagnetic waves influence the central nervous system of humans exactly as the high-frequency current in the condensor field, except that in the case of this t~st sec~nd high-frequency effect, larger quantities of energy are transmitted to the subject per unit of time than in the first form of application, i. In this context one can consider electromagnetic waves as a form of treatment with smaller dosage rates. Chemical-physical effects of short waves: - (a) Influence on the total albumin and sugar concentrations in the cerebro-spinal fluids and blood under the effect of short 44 waves:- Horn, Kauders and Liebesny, reporting on cases of paralysis and schizophrenia subjected to repeated treatments of the skull in the condensor field, found a notable increase of the total albumin level in the cerebro-spinal fluids as well as a temporary increase in the cell count, which subsided only slowly in the course of months. In spite of the extensive meningitic changes in the cerebro-spinal fluid, the patients exhibited no subjective signs of meningitis or symptoms (headaches, high fever) of meningitic irritation and their subjective feeling of well-being also remained undisturbed. Glauner and Schorre also reported on changes in the cerebro-spinal fluids after short-wave treatment of the rabbit brain. The treatment was conducted with a small dosage at a wave length of 6 m with no significant evolution of heat. Perhaps this is due to the fact that they experimented with a healthy brain in contrast to the other authors. In later investigations, the authors have confirmed their findings concerning the increase of albumin and sugar in cerebro-spinal fluid. Schiersman, in contrast to the findings of other authors, determined a moderate drop in the total albumin and the albumin ratio in 22 mental patients subjected to shortwave treatment of the cerebrum. An influence on the sugar level by short waves occurs not only in the cerebro-spinal fluids but also in the blood. The drop is not as steep and often extends to far 33 below the initial value within 4 hours. Glauner and Schorre also found an increased blood sugar upon irradiation of the brain of a rabbit. However, the increase in blood sugar does not exhibit a parallel increase with cerebro-spinal fluid sugar. In all of these diseases disturbances of the autonomic nervous system are involved, which have resulted by organic damage to the diencephalon. According to our interpretation the centers in the diencephalon are influenced by short waves; therefore, the di#erences in the sugar level curves after short-wave irradiation of healthy and pathological subjects with diseases of the autonomic nervous system become understandable. The latter assumption can be supported by the findin;;s of Kauders, Liebesny and Finalli. Contra89 dictory results- reduction in albumin levels (Schiersmann ) and increase (other authors) can be explained by differences in the applied dosage. The autonomic nervous system is known to carry out antagonistic functions, and one or the other of these func tions is stimulated or inhibited depending upon the applied dosage. In 20 test subjects, a drop of the leukocyte values occurred in 11 cases, while irradiation was in progress (5-8%). The results of Schliephake obtained with irradiation of the head could not be confirmed by this author. Here, as well as in the influence on the total albumin antagonistic effects are produced depending upon the applied dosage (increase-decrease in the l eukocyte count). The serum was obtained from one part of the body before and after short-wave irradiation. In vivo measurements conducted with human subjects and animals, an acidification also occurred, which might not be caused solely by the temperature increase. The authors believe that this acidification in the short-wave field is related to electrical and physical processes at the cell surface and cell membrane. It is known that all of these phenomena represent the expressions of the double-function of the autonomic nervous system. These -phenomena occur by the direct action of short waves on the vegetative nervous system, which take place without any participation of the sensory organs. This stimulation is due to the pronounced drop of the dielectric constant and an increase of the conductivity of body tissues in the very high frequency range. The stimulation of the ganglion cells can be explained by the fact that they are subjected to a direct flow of the high-frequency current. Thus, it can be assumed that the high-frequency energy in this case is conducted to the ganglion cells through peripheral nerves. Usually, when various physical stimuli act on the human body, these stimuli are received by the sensory organs and transformed into electrical energy forms - action currents - and these action currents are conducted to the 47 ganglia, resulting in the stimulation of the latter.