A fifty nine years old lady came with
pain in left side loin region with left side lower abdomen with
nausea since 2 weeks. The pain was constantly in lower back and
radiated to groins. She had burning urination and dark red colour
urine with offensive smell. Patient initially had allopathic treatment
to reduce the pain.
She also had
heaviness of abdomen with hear burn. Complaints < after taking
small quantity of food. Eructation and flatulence since 7 months.
patient since 5 to 6 years treated with homoeopathic medicine.
Hysterectomy done in 2011 for endometrial thickening with Dysfunctional
Father known bronchial asthmatic patient.
• Appetite – Decreased
• Thirst- Decreased
• Bowel habits – Normal
• Sleep – Good
• Desires – Warm drinks
• Urine – Burning Dark red
colour, offensive < morning.
General physical examination
• Pulse: 74beats/min
• BP: 130/80 mmHg
• Weight -60kgs
• Height -158cms
the age of 13th years , Menses regular, once in every 28 to 30
days , normal menstrual flow 4 days last. Menopause at the age
of 48th years.
• She get anger easily when her
words contradicted. Desire company.
• Aversion to physical work.
on 09-04-11 shows Left side renal calculi with thick endometrium.
Left kidney is normal position and size. No e/o hydronephrosis
& no hydroureter. 6mm size one calyceal calculus noted.
(Refer Plate I)
• Lycopodium 200 BD for 15 days
• Berberis vulgaris Q 10 drops TDS for 30 days
The case was prescribed with lycopodium based on the totality
of symptoms and Berberis vulgaris Q was administered considering
the acute stage and its specificity. She got improvement, her
scanning reported normal.