Darnel (LOLIUM TUMULENTUM) – Has been made use of in cephalalgia, sciatica, paralysis. Prostration and restlessness.
Head.–Anxious and depressed, confused. Vertigo; must close eyes. Head heavy. Noises in ears.
Stomach.–Nausea, vomiting. Pain in pit of stomach and abdomen. Severe purging.
Extremities.–Gait unsteady. Trembling of all limbs. Loss of power in extremities. Violent pain in calves, as if bound with cords. Cold extremities. Spasmodic motions of arms and legs. Cannot write; cannot hold a glass of water. Trembling of hands in paralysis.
Relationship.–Compare: Secale; Lathyr; Astrag.
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.