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1Presented By: dr. Banaras Khan Awan Conium maculatumPresented By: dr. Banaras Khan Awan
2Gen. Secretary: Society of Homoeopaths, Pakistan Dr. Banaras Khan Awanis a classical homeopath from Pakistan. He has been in practice for the last 20 years and is Ex Principal Gandhara Homeopathic Medical college, Taxila (the ancient city). Dr. Awan is a visiting lecturer at many homeopathic colleges and has presented numerous seminars and papers, locally and internationally. Dr. Banaras is well known in Pakistan for his articles, which are published regularly in Pakistani Homeopathic magazines. His book “Lectures on Homoeopathy” (Urdu language), published by the Society of Homeopaths Pakistan, is quite popular among homeopaths and students. His next written book “ MERE MEHMAN” is expected soon in market”. Dr. Banaras is an active member of many Homeopathic societies and organizations.
3The central idea of Conium maculatum is weakness and paralysis and that it is very gradual. I’ve been feeling weak and listless for quite a while.
14(Bryonia) Gen. Vertigo 610 remedies The indication that stands out most prominent in Conium is its dizziness. It is brought on and aggravated by turning the head sidewiseAll the contents of the room appear to be whirling around(Bryonia)Gen. Vertigo remedies
15Giddiness. Amelioration from keeping the head perfectly still. VERTIGO - REST - agg.Calc. Lach. Nat-c.VERTIGO - REST - amel. Con.
17The paralysis and weakness spreads from below, the lower giving out before the upper.
18The typical Conium patient is quite materialistic The typical Conium patient is quite materialistic. They are people who will not be involved with philosophical or religious mattersArs.a, Hyos, Fl.acid, Lyco
19They will be loyal to you as long as they feel you can help them and as long as you are not hurting them. But if there is a stage where, in their opinion, you are not helping them enough, they will immediately let you know, demanding their rights. In this way,Arsenicum albumNitricum acidum
20Conium is one of the main remedies that will suffer on theloss of a husband or wifeIgn. And Nat.muralso suffer.What is the difference ?
21There is strong element of attachment.(Carc, Puls, Ars.alb) Conium is one of the main remedies that will suffer on the loss of the husband or the wife, due to lack of ability for the sexual outlet.I just can’t date again!There is strong element of attachment.(Carc, Puls, Ars.alb)
22The top remedy for suppressed emotions? The emotions are gradually weakened and paralyzed until it is impossible to bring them to the surface and express them.The top remedy for suppressed emotions?
23The terrible strictness in their thinking and acting, no joy allowed, can give me a feeling of oppression, close to Aurum, CarcinosinRef: Homeo links, summer 1997)
25Conium patients tend to have compulsive thoughts and to execute compulsive actions. Must not step on a crack!superstitious: additions of G. Vithoulkas: 1st degree: arg-n., med., rhus-t., stram., syph.
27Puls, Ign , Abrot Alternating states : excitement with sadness; (b) insanity with other mental symptoms;(c) quarrelsomeness with silent depression.Puls, Ign ,Abrot
28One of the chief remedies in sterility. It is a panacea in sterility.Ref: Medical Advance 1888 vol. XAur.met, Borx, Nat.c, Nat.mur, Sep
29THE FIRST REMEDY TO BE THOUGHT OF IN BIG DRUG USERS
30Conium has a special action on the breasts and testicles, It also exerts a relieving influence on female breasts which become hardened, tender and painful just before the menstrual period.
31The glands wherever affected are of stony hardness The glands wherever affected are of stony hardness. These indurations are quite common in the breasts, in the testicles, and in the uterus.
32Conium affects very strongly: - The sexual sphere. - The mental sphere Conium affects very strongly: - The sexual sphere. - The mental sphere. - The central nervous system.
33Often indicated in weakness of the sexual organs, due to bad effects from suppressed sexual desire or from excessive indulgence.
34Conium is used in patients who used to have a normal/intense sexual life and who stopped: • the loss of a partner • the idea that sex is a sin • exaggerated meditation or people who suddenly stop their way of life for spiritual reasons and suddenly follow a guru. • people who are strictly religious and who are thus celibate (priests, nuns, for other complaints.)
35Lust Remedies weakness of the organs to hold back the emission Love is lessLust is moreLust RemediesLyco, Phos, Plat, Staph, Tub, Med, Hyos, Verat, Lach, Orig,Nux.vom, Fl.acid,
36Suddenly loses strength during coition. Graph., Lycop. and Nux vom.Con. Patient, He gets ill both if he goes infor too much sex, or if he does not get any.
37GENERALS - suppression of sexual desire - agg. APIS ,CAMPH. CON. Lach. Lil-t. lyc. LYSS. orig. Ph-ac. PHOS. pic-ac. plat. PULS. staph.MIND - HYSTERIA - sexual - excitement; from suppression of sexual Brom. CON.MIND - ANXIETY - sexual desire; from, SuppressedSTAPH.MIND - RAGE - sexual desire; from suppressed : lil-t.HEAD - PAIN - sexual desire - suppression of : camph. Con. Puls.FEMALE GENITALIA/SEX - SEXUAL DESIRE - increased - suppressed menses, from : ant-c.
38E GENITLIA/SEX - MENSES - suppressed - cold - water; from cold - hands in; putting Con. Lac-d.FEMALE GENITALIA /SEX - MENSES - suppressed - wet - getting; from - FeetAcon. Graph. Nat-m. PULS. RHUS-T.
39Differential diagnosis of breast Tumours Calc, Sil, ThujaConium, Ars.alb. Phyto
40It is of interest that we never have seen a child case of Conium, and there are no book cases where Conium is recommended to children.Ref : Liga Medicorum Homeopathica Internationalis, 1988
41Arn, Hyper, Nat.sul, Symph, Ruta, Rhus.tox It is useful in the weakness of old people and in diseases that are caused by a blow or fall.Arn, Hyper, Nat.sul, Symph, Ruta, Rhus.toxCompare ?
42Conium patients are relieved by letting the affected limb hang down I feel much better!EXTREMITIES - HANG down, letting - Limbs - amel.Bar-c. Bell. Bry. Cocc. CON. Iris Kali-c. Lach.Led. Mez. Petr. Rhus-t. Sil.
43The characteristic prostate gland symptom of Conium is a constant urge to urinate with little or no result. The patient has to get up at night because of this strong urge, he has to push hard to urinate a bit. The urination stops, while the urge remains. This situation can be so serious that the patient becomes desperate and anxious, so that he starts to perspire and he gets a headache and vertigo.
44Interruption of urination is a keynote of Conium. It keeps starting & stopping
51The peculiarity of the sweat is that it comes on as soon as the patient sleeps or even whenever he closes his eyes.Bryonia, CONIUM, Puls
52A characterstic indication for this drug is a feeling of pressure in the pharynx ascending from the pit of stomach
53Conium is a slow acting remedy Apis, bar.carb, Bry, Sil, Hydras, HelleborusAcon, Ambra, Bell, Cham, Ars.alb, Hep.s, Phos,
54Causation ii) Suppressed sexual desire. (Camph., Lyss. Puls.). i) Blow or fall. (Hyper, Rhus tox., Ruta, Symph)ii) Suppressed sexual desire. (Camph., Lyss. Puls.).iii) Suppressed menses. Puls,; Graph; Sul)iv) Non - gratification of sexual instinct.v) From excessive sexual indulgence.(Calc. carb., Phos. acid, Sep., Staph.)..vi) Grief. (Ign; Nat.mur; Aur.met; Caust; Acid.Phos)vii ) Over-work. (Nux.vom, Tub, Sil)
55Drug totalityC = Closing the eyes or as soon as one sleeps: sweating occurs.O = Old men and old maids: with bad effects of suppressed sexual desire.N = Nodular induration of stony hardness of glands.I = Intense photophobia without inflammation of eyes.U = Urine: flow intermits; prostatic or uterine affections.M = Menses suppressed by putting hands in cold water.
56Comparison - Cough during pregnancy : Apoc, con; threatening abortion- con, Kali brom.- Easily excited by emotion or contradiction : Anac, Con, Aur.- Takes cold from exposure of feet-Con, Cup, Sil.
57- Breasts painful and tender before and during menses : Con, Lac c. - Remote effects of trauma :Arn, Con, Bellis, Ruta.- Unrefreshing sleep :Bry, con, Hep, Op, Sulph.- Agg from drinking even small quantity of wine : Alum, Con, Zinc.