Boiron Homeopathic Medicine Calcarea Sulphurica, 6C Pellets, 80-Count Tubes (Pack of 5)
Description of disorder
Conical hard tumours or swellings, attended with considerable inflammation, and acutely tender to pressure. They slowly inflame, get larger, come to a head, and finally suppurate, with a core in the centre, which is discharged with the purulent matter, and all pain ceases. Derangement of the system, from abuse of food and torpidity of the circulation, often causes boils.
Boils in general :
It the boil is inflamed, red, and painful.
Dose. -Two drops every four or five hours in a dessertspoonful of water – a teaspoonful for a child.
Should be given to promote suppuration after matter has formed.
Dose. -Two grains every four hours in a little water.
If Belladonna is not sufficient, or may be used in alternation with that remedy.
Dose. -Two grains, as Belladonna, or in alternation with it.
Foment with hot water, and well poultice with fresh linseed-meal or bread and milk, applying linen rags soaked with Calendula lotion afterwards. -See Abscess. The diet should be in accordance with the condition of the patient; if of full habit and living freely, a spare diet may be advisable: but if, on the contrary, the system is a little below par, a more generous regimen should be adopted.
Small boils :
Is the best remedy.
Dose. -Two drops every six hours in a dessertspoonful of water.
Should be taken if Arnica is not sufficient.
Dose. -Two grains night and morning dry on the tongue.
Touching the boils frequently with diluted tincture of Arnica or spirits of wine, will often disperse them.
Against a disposition to boils
Should be taken.
Dose. -Two grains, followed by a mouthful of water, every night.
Be careful with diet, avoid salt meats, acids, and spirits.