Coqueluchin (PERTUSSIN) – Taken from the glairy and stringy mucus containing the virus of whooping-cough.
Introduced by John H. Clarke for the treatment of whooping-cough and other spasmodic coughs.
Relationship.–Compare: Drosera; Corallium; Cuprum; Naphthal; Mephitis; Passiflor; Coccus Cacti; Magnes phos.
Dose.–The 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.