Ailanthus glandulosa (Ail.)

Exercise 53 - EH Analysis

In the following graph, taken from the Encyclopedia Homeopathica (EH) software analysis, each symptom included in the search is represented by a different color. The length of the bar for a particular symptom (represented by a color), indicates how many times this symptom was mentioned in the materia medica for that remedy.

You will notice that, for the most part, only characteristic symptoms were chosen. This allows for easy differentiation of the correct remedy. The first remedy on the left is the correct remedy and the answer to the exercise. Usually, it has the longest bar of the graph, and comprehensively covers all the symptoms.

The EH screenshot is followed by a list of the RADAR Keynotes of that remedy, and a link to a query file that users may download and install into their own EH program in order to duplicate the analysis.

Ailanthus glandulosa (Ail.)

There are no RADAR Keynotes for Ailanthus glandulosa (Ail.)

The following notes are taken from classical homeopathic references

From Boericke's Pocket Manual of Homeopathic Materia Medica

(Chinese Sumach)
This remedy shows by its peculiar skin symptoms its pronounced power of disorganizing the blood, causing conditions we meet with in low fevers, low types of eruptive diseases, diphtheria, follicular tonsillitis, Streptococcus infection, Hemorrhagic diathesis, etc.

The skin appears livid or purplish; face dark as mahogany, hot; sordes; throat swollen, purple, livid; semi-conscious, delirious; weak pulse, general torpor and prostration. Symptoms remarkably alike to malignant scarlatina.

Diarrhoea, dysentery and great weakness are very marked. Adynamia characterizes all its conditions. Lividity, stupor and malignancy. Mucous membranes hemorrhagic and ulcerative [Lach. Ars.]

General stupor, with sighing.
Confused mind, mental depression.
headache, frontal, with drowsiness.
Passive congestion headaches.
Suffused, dilated eyes; photophobia.
Face dusky.
Thin, copious, ichorous, bloody nasal discharge.

Inflamed, oedematous, dusky red.
Much swelling, internal and external.
Dry, rough, scraping, choking feeling.
Neck tender and swollen. Hoarse, croupy voice.
Tongue dry and brown.
Teeth covered with sordes.
Pain in swallowing extends to the ears.

Hurried breathing; irregular.
Dry, hacking cough.
Lungs sore and tired.

Drowsy, restless.
Heavy, disturbed, unrefreshing.

Miliary, livid rash, returns annually.
Large blisters filled with dark serum.
Irregular, patchy, livid eruption, disappearing on pressure.
Raynaud's disease.

Antidotes: Rhus; Nux.

Compare: Ammon. carb.; Bapt.; Arn.;; Lach.; Rhus.

Dose: First to sixth potency.

EH Query File

Here is the EH Query file for you to install in your own program.

1. To download the file, right click on this link. Choose "Save File As", "Save Link As", or "Save Target As", depending on your browser.

2. Many browsers will change the file extension to .htm when you download. Be sure that the file name ends with .qry. If your browser has changed the extension, change it back to .qry

3. Open EH, go to the Find Window (F4) and chose the Search pull down menu. Select Recall the Query.

4. Double click on the query file you would like to open. You will then find the same query that was used to create the analysis screenshot for that remedy.

5. To view the analysis in EH, hit the function key (F8) and you will see the analysis for that query.

Note: EH owners who download these queries may get different results, based on the database of books they own. In particular, the Vermeulen books seem to be of great help in answering these exercises.