by H. C. Allen
Agaricus Muscarius Persons with light hair; skin and muscles lax. Old people with weak, indolent circulation. Drunkards, especially for their headaches; bad effects after a debauch (Lobelia, Nux vomica, Ranunculus). Delirium: with constant raving; tries to get out of bed; in typhoid or typhus. Agaricus Muscarius Headaches: of those who readily become delirious in fever or with pain (Belladonna); of persons subject to chorea, twitchings or grimaces; from spinal affections. Chilblains, that itch and burn intolerably; frostbite and all consequences of exposure to cold, especially in face.Agaricus Muscarius Involuntary movements while awake, cease during sleep; chorea, form simple motions and jerks of single muscles to dancing of whole body; trembling of whole body (twitching of muscles of face, Mygale). Sensation as if ice touched or ice-cold needles were piercing the skin; as from hot needles. Burning, itching, redness of various parts; ears, nose, face, hands and feet; parts red, swollen, hot. Uncertainty in walking, stumbles over everything in the way; heels pain as if beaten, when standing. Spine sensitive to touch (Theridion); worse mornings. Pain: sore, aching, in lumbar and sacral regions; during exertion in the day time; while sitting (Zincum met.). Spinal irritation due to sexual excesses (Kali phos.). Nervous prostration after sexual debauches. Epilepsy from suppressed eruptions (Psorinum, Sulphur). Every motion, every turn of body, causes pain in spine. Single vertebra sensitive to touch. Prolapsus, post-climacteric; bearing-down pain almost intolerable (compare, Lilium, Murex, Sepia). Exteremely sensitive to cold air (Calcarea, Kali carb., Psorinum). Complaints appear diagonally; upper left and lower right side (Antim tart., Stramonium – upper right, lower left, Ambr., Bromium, Medorrhinum, Phosphorus, Acid sulphuricum).
Agaricus Muscarius Relationship. – Similar; to, Actea, Calcarea, Cannabis indica, Hyoscyamus, Kali p., Lachesis, Nux vomica, Opium, Stramonium, in delirium of alcoholism; to, Mygale, Tar., Zincum met., in chorea.
Agaricus Muscarius Aggravation. – After eating; after coitus; cold air; mental application; before a thunder-storm (Phosphorus, Psorinum).