Turpethum Minerale–Yellow Sulphate of Mercury (MERCURIUS SULPHURICUS – HYDRARG. OXYD. SUB-SULPH.) – Watery stools, burning in anus. Sore tip of tongue. Å’dema of legs. Sneezing from direct rays of sun.
Diarrhoea early in the morning; stool bursts out in a hot stream of yellow matter. Intense evacuations, like rice-water. Scanty, clear, scalding urine.
Intense dyspnoea; must sit up. Respiration rapid, short; burning in chest. Hydrothorax (Ars). Cardiac pain and weakness.
Relationship.–Compare: Mercur acet (cutting in urethra when last drop is flowing out).
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.