Lac Caninum

Dog's Milk, Lac Can, Lac. Can
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HPUS indication of Lac Caninum: Alternating sides
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Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Lac Caninum may help, unprocessed Lac Caninum may be best avoided.

Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Lac Caninum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

  GENERAL - Lac Caninum

General

Lac Caninum is of undoubted value in certain forms of sore throat and diphtheria, and rheumatism. Corresponds to a low-vitiated, non-feverish type of sickness. The keynote symptom is Erratic pains, alternating sides. Feels as if walking on air, or of not touching the bed when lying down. Great lassitude. Ozaena. Decided effect in drying up milk in women who cannot nurse the baby. Great weakness and prostration. Sinking spells every morning. Mastitis.

  MODALITIES ETC - Lac Caninum

Worse

WORSE, morning of one day and in the evening of next.

Better

BETTER, cold, cold drinks.

  RELATIONSHIPS - Lac Caninum

Compare

Compare: Lachesis Lach.; CONG.; Lac Felinum Lac Felinum - Cat’s Milk - (ciliary neuralgia; eye symptoms, photophobia; Asthenopia; dysmenorrhoea); Lac Vaccinum Lac Vaccinum - Cow’s Milk - (headache, rheumatic pains, constipation); Lac vaccinum coagulatum - Curds - (nausea of pregnancy); Lactic vaccini floc - Cream - (diphtheria, leucorrhoea, menorrhagia, dysphagia); Lactic Acid. Lactic-ac.

  MIND - Lac Caninum

Mind

Very forgetful; in writing, makes mistakes

Despondent; thinks her disease incurable

Attacks of rage

Visions of snakes

Thinks himself of little consequence.

Behaviour; shrieking; in children

Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; visions or presence of phantoms, figures, people; faces; in the dark

Desires, wants; company

death

Excitement

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; rage, fury (see insanity, mania, delirium)

unhappy; sadness, mental depression

weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting)

Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear; of death

fear; of fainting

frightened easily; starting, startled

  VERTIGO, DIZZINESS - Lac Caninum

Vertigo

When lying down; as if feet were going up; he did not touch the bed

While walking; sensation of gliding in the air, as if feet did not touch the ground, while walking

  HEAD - Lac Caninum

Sensation as if brain were alternately contracted and relaxed

Noises in ears

Reverberation of voice.

Headache

Sensation of walking or floating in the air ( Sticta Pulmonaria Sticta.) Pain first on one side, then the other

Blurred vision, nausea and vomiting at height of attack of headache

Occipital pain, with shooting extending to forehead

Pain, headache; in forehead

in forehead; night; after midnight

in forehead; alternating from side to side

in forehead; pulsating

in forehead; above eyes

alternating sides

while sewing

back of head (occiput)

morning

morning; on waking

turning eyes; turning eyes upward

extending to other parts; forehead

sides; one side; alternating from one to the other

temples

alternating with heat in sides of head

pressing (see bursting, pulling)

as if brain bound up

stitching, sudden, sharp; back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; forehead

  EYES - Lac Caninum

Eyes

Intolerance of light (photophobia)

Vision

Blurred

  EARS - Lac Caninum

Ear

Discharges from ear; gluey, sticky; green

Hearing

Sounds seem distant

  FACE - Lac Caninum

Face

Expression; anxious

Skin; discoloration; red; alternating with paleness

  NOSE - Lac Caninum

Nose

Alae nasi and corners of mouth cracked

Bones of nose sore to pressure

Bloody pus discharged.

Coldness

Discharge from nose; night

greenish

thick

white

Liquids come out through nose on attempting to swallow

Discharge

Coryza; one nostril stuffed up, the other free; alternate

Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked; alternating sides

running, wet

alternating sides

  MOUTH - Lac Caninum

Mouth

Drooling in diphtheria

Cracking of jaw while eating ( nit)

Saliva

Dryness; morning; on waking

Tongue

Tongue coated white with bright red edges; profuse salivation

Taste

ac; Rhus Tox Rhus.) Putrid taste increased by sweets.

Taste; food does not taste salty enough; food only tastes natural

  THROAT - Lac Caninum

Throat

Sensitive to touch

Painful swallowing; pain extends to ears

Sore throat and cough with menstruation

Tonsillitis and diphtheria symptoms change repeatedly from side to side

shining glazed appearance of deposit, Pearly-white or like pure white porcelain

Stiffness of neck and tongue

Throat feels burned raw

Tickling sensation causes constant cough

Sore throat beginning and ending with menses.

Choking, constricting

Dryness

Glazed appearance

Inflammation; tonsils

Membrane, exudation, diphtheria, etc.

left; alternating sides

pearly

white

Pain; swallowing; on swallowing

burning

sore; alternating sides

sore; during period

Paralysis; after diphtheria

Swallowing; impossible

Swelling; tonsils

  CHEST - Lac Caninum

Chest

Pain; sore, bruised; breast

sore, bruised; breast; going up and down stairs

Respiration

Snoring

  BACK AND NECK - Lac Caninum

Neck

Pain; neck

neck; wandering pain

Back

Pain

stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; dorsal (shoulder level); between shoulder blades

spine; extending to breast bone

Pulsating; lumbar (lower half of back)

  ABDOMEN - Lac Caninum

Abdomen

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); constant

urination; involuntary, incontinence; night, bed wetting

Stomach; desires, cravings; alcoholic drinks; whisky

desires, cravings; salt things

desires, cravings; warm drinks

  GENITALS ETC - Lac Caninum

Urine

Copious

Scanty

Womb

Female; inflammation; womb

pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; womb; extending upward

Genitals

breasts swollen; painful before (Calc Carb Calc)

Mastitis; Worse, least jar

helps to dry up milk

Sinking at epigastrium

Sexual organs easily excited

Backache; spine very sensitive to touch or pressure

Galactorrhoea.

Female; pain; ovaries; alternating sides

pain; ovaries; extending to other parts; one to the other

Menses

Menses too early, profuse, Flow in gushes

C.; Conium Mac Con.; Pulsatilla Puls.) and better on appearance of menses

Female; period; frequent

period; membranous

  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS - Lac Caninum

Extremities, limbs

Sciatica, right-side

Legs feel numb and stiff, cramps in feet

Rheumatic pains in extremities and back, from one side to the other

Pain in arms to fingers

Burning in palms and soles.

Coldness; lower limbs

lower limbs; leg

Pain; alternating sides

wandering, shifting

joints; wandering

upper limbs; alternating sides

shoulder; alternating shoulders

lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); alternating sides

hip; alternating from hip to hip

knee; wandering pain; from one knee to the other

Skin; warts; fingers

  GENERALITIES - Lac Caninum

Sleep and dreams

Dreams of snakes.

Generalities

Pain; wandering

Symptoms not symmetrical; alternating sides