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Some pointers on itches is here.
It is esp. useful when the Itch has been suppressed by ointments
of Mercury or Sulphur.
It is indicated when pustulous and eczematous eruptions
complicate the case.
Oil of Lavender
It is used as a local application, which will kill both the eggs
and the fully-developed insects (Sarcoptis Homines-which causes
the Itch), without suppressing the disease. It should be applied
after thoroughly washing the parts in warm water with soap, an
then rubbing thoroughly with a common crash-towel. To cure the
disease the indicated remedy is given internally.
It is indicated for the bad effects of suppressed Itch. When Itch
has been suppressed, it is an excellent remedy to develop it;
usually it will cure the disease after its redevelopment.
It is also useful, when pustules or boils remain after Itch
has been cured by some other remedy.
It is indicated after Sulphur, particularly when constitutional
symptoms appear. There are occasional large and well-formed
pustules (which develop into an Impetigo), which intersperse the
It is a valuable remedy in this affection. The symptoms
indicating it are : Itching in the bends of joints and between
fingers as soon as the patient gets warm in bed.