Fire-weed (ERECHTHITES) – A haemorrhagic remedy. Epistaxis of bright blood. Haemorrhage from any part, especially lungs; always attended by excitement of the circulation.
Flashes of heat and coldness. Scanty urine, oedema of the extremities.
Skin.–Symptoms like Rhus poisoning.
Relationship.–Compare: Erig; Millef; Hamam; Rhus.
Dose.–Tincture. Locally for Poison Oak.
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.