by H. C. Allen

Nitro-glycerine. (C3H4(NO2)O3)

Glonoine suited for Nervous temperament; plethoric, florid, sensitive women; persons readily affected.

Bad effects of mental excitement, fright, fear, mechanical injuries and their later consequences; from having the hair cut. ( Aconite, Belladonna ).

Head troubles: from working under gas-light, when heat falls on head; cannot bear heat about the head, heat of stove or walking in the sun ( Lachesis, Natrum carb. ).

Cerebral congestion, or alternate congestion of the head and heart.

Head: feels enormously large; as if skull were too small for brain; sunstroke and sun headache; increases and decreases every day with the sun ( Kal., Natrum carb. ).

Terrific shock in the head, synchronous with the pulse. Throbbing, pulsating headache; holds head with both hands; could not lie down, “the pillow would beat.”

Brain feels too large, full, bursting; blood seems to be pumped upwards; throbs at every jar, step, pulse.

Intense congestion of brain from delayed or suppressed menses; headache in place of menses.

Glonoine Headache: occurring after profuse uterine haemorrhage; rush of blood to head, in pregnant women.

Violent palpitation, with throbbing in carotids; heart’s action labored, oppressed; blood seems to rush to heart, and rapidly to head.

Convulsions of children from cerebral congestion; meningitis, during dentition, cases that seem to call for Belladonna.

Children get sick in the evening when sitting before and open coal fire, or falling asleep there.

Flushes of heat; at the climacteric ( Amyl., Belladonna, Lachesis ); with the catamenia ( Ferrum, Sanguinaria ).

Glonoine Relations. – Compare: Amyl., Belladonna, Ferrum, Gelsemium, Melilotus, Stramonium

Aggravation. – In the sun, exposure to sun’s rays; gas-light; overheating; jar; stooping; ascending; touch of hat; having the hair cut.