A 42 year old female consulted me for acute
pain in abdomen. She had severe pain in left lower abdomen. Every
month she experiences pain during her periods since 3 months.
This time the pain was intolerable to her. She was restless and
I observed while sitting inclined forward. She also passed urine
frequently and gave the history of constipation. I prescribed
Colocynth 200C in hourly dose. Meanwhile I advised the patient
to undergo imaging studies to rule out the inner pathologies.
was better with the pain and came with the Ultra sonogram report.
I took the case
H/o Present Complaints
She had menstrual pain with heaviness and tenderness for the first
two days –since 3 months. She managed with painkillers.
She has to urinate 3 or 4 times to empty the bladder- since 3
months. Constipation occasional. Breast pain before every menses
better as soon as the flow starts.
Had an attack of jaundice 7 years back.
Her mother is a diabetic.
· Fair complexioned, tall
· Appetite - Normal
· Thirst - Normal
· Motion- Sometimes gets constipated
· Urine - Can’t empty the bladder completely.
Feels suffocated if her clothes are tight.
Very sensitive and emotional
her menarche at the age of .13. Her periods were regular once
in 28-30 days with 4 to 5 days flow.
two daughters. H /o Abortion - once got aborted 6 months after
first delivery. Both born under cesarean section.
Wt: 70 Kgs
Pulse: 72 / min
B.P:110 / 70 mm/Hg
The Ultra Sonogram of the abdomen and pelvis - Left ovarian Cyst
Lachesis 200C/ 3 doses tds, followed by SL
for 15 days
Application of hot water bottle /bag was advised
to get relief from pain
Follow Up 1
Acute complaints of pain, urination were better
Sac lac /15 days
Breast pain since 1 week but less than last month. She got her
Pain Lt abdomen is severe + + (little less than last month
Lach 1m/ 3d tds, followed by sac lac /30days
Sac lac /7d 1-0-0
I advised her to take abdomen and
pelvic scan again. Report revealed normal study (Refer
Discussion and Conclusion
Lachesis was selected on the basis
of totality, aroused the dynamic spirit to tackle the disease
force was eliminated by the similimum. The remedy also applicable
on the miasmatic understanding nature, the sycotic manifestations
which cleared and given quick result to the patient.