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Laryngitis,Topic Overview,hoarse,hoarse voice,hoarseness,laryngitis,reflux laryngitis,voice loss
Name of disease and medicine Laryngitis
Name of the medicines commonly used according to similarity of sign and symptoms of the disease-characteristics and patient’s individualistic guiding symptoms with medicine:—
Aconite nap, Allium
cepa, Apis mel,
Argent nit,
Belladonna, Carbo
veg, Drosera,
Gelsemium, Hepar
sulph, Ipecac, Kali-
bi, Lachesis, Natrum
mur, Phosphorus,
Pulsatilla, Rhus tox,
Rumex, Sambucus
nigra, Spongia,
Sulphur etc.
Characteristics and guiding symptoms of some medicines used in this disease are described below:

1.Aconite nap: To be used at the must be kept in commencement when there is fever, chilliness hoarseness with severe sudden and violent attack. Ailments from fear, dry cold air, sun and suppressed perspiration. The patient is very much thirsty for large quantity of water.
2.Belladonna: Has dryness, constriction and soreness in larynx with the onset of violent fever and a flushed face. Talking is painful and the voice is husky and hoarse. Affected parts become red, hot, oversensitive and buming sensation. Tendency to affect right side. The patient is chilly.
3. Carbo veg: When hoarseness is brought out by damp cold air and is painless. Agg. from milk. Desires for salts and sweets. Distension of abdomen; ame]. by eructation.
4.sulph: Affected part is very sensitive Agg. from cold. Amel. Very by warmth. The patient to cold air,oversensitive.  worse in the moming, very angry, swift and chilly. Desires for sour and pungent foods. All discharges with offensive or sour odour. Profuse perspiration.
5.Ipecac: With complete aphonia from cold congestion of vocal cords. Tendency to difficult respiration, vomiting, nausea and haemorrhage.Clean tongue and thirstless.
6.Lachesis: Indicates in left side, when the patient is extremely sensitive to touch of the throat. Agg. at night. Amel. by cold application. The patient is very talkative, oversensitive, anxious, quarrelsome and weepy, very much constipated. Offensive and acrid discharges.
7.Phosphorus: It is used for the hoarseness that remains after the attack and the relapse that may occur with intense thirst of cold water. The patient is lean, very sympathetic, restless, absent minded, sharp intellect and susceptible to hot. Feamess of darkness and thunder-storm. Unable
to lye on left or affected side.
8.Sambucus nigra: Used for suffocative attacks in spasms of the larynx, when oedema is present and inspiration greatly impeded. Agg. At midnight and lying. The patient is scrofulous. Profuse perspiration before sleep, but absent in sleep.
9.Spongia: When respiration sounds like a saw driven through a pineboard. The patient throws his head back to breathe. Affected from change of weather. Agg. after midnight, full moon, cold and during sleep. Amel. by taking warm water and open air. Susceptible to affect right side.

Diet and Regimen

•    Talking should be restricted.
•    Patient must be kept in bed in worm room.

Updated: February, 11 2015

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