Tansy – Abnormal lassitude. Nervous and tired feeling. “Half dead, half alive feeling” all over. Of use in chorea and reflex spasms (worms). Said to be a specific against effects of poison ivy.
Head.–Heavy, dull, confused. Headache with least exertion.
Mental.–Irritable, sensitive to noise. Mental fatigue, nausea and vertigo, worse in a closed room.
Ears.–Roaring and ringing; voice sounds strange; ears seem to close up suddenly.
Abdomen.–Pain in bowels; relieved by stool. Desire for stool immediately after eating. Dysentery.
Female.–Dysmenorrhoea, with bearing-down pains, tenderness, drawing in groins. Menses suppressed; later, profuse.
Respiratory.–Hurried, labored, stertorous respiration. Frothy mucus obstructs the air-passages.
Relationship.–Compare: Cimicif; Cina; Absinth. Nux follows well.
Dose.–Tincture, to third 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.