Colorado Potato-bug (DORYPHORA) – The center of this drug’s action seems to be in the urinary organs, and hence its employment in gonorrhoea and gleet. Urethritis in children from local irritation and gleet.
Great trembling in extremities. Prostration. Swelling of body. Burning sensation.
Urinary.–Difficult micturition. Urethra inflamed, with excruciating pain when urinating. Pain in back and loins. Severe trembling in limbs.
Compare: Agar; Apis; Canth; Lach; Coccion.
Dose.–Sixth to thirtieth potency.
Written by William Boericke (1849 - 1929) and published first in his book "Materia Medica" (1901) William Boericke was an Austrian-born American physician who became a influential exponent of homeopathy. He is also known as an academic writer, publisher, medical school professor and owner of several pharmacies.