A girl aged fourteen
years presented scaling and peeling of skin since one year. Eruptions
also presented along affected area. Complaints < in winter
> in summer. Itching < night, after bathing, bleeding after
scratching. Scales are extremely more in extremities
• Sweating in upper lip, neck
• Eruption -<winter
• Winter desire
• Summer aversion
• (Sweating, heat, -aversion)
• Fan –maximum in all climates
• Covering aversion maximum in all climate
• Bathing normal water in all season
• Motion—not satisfied, alternating day, difficulty
to pass stool.
• Pain during stool, bleeding occasionally.
• Menses—10 days lasting from last 4 months, regular.
• Dream- Lot of snakes is surrounding circularly, nobody
is there except me and my mother. That is a critical situation.
Nobody is there to secure them. We are calling for help. I think
that we are going to die. Then the snake went out. I felt that
we escaped from that situation. God has secured me.
• Desire—curd rice, pepper pongal—pepper gives
the taste to pongal.
1. She wants amusement and entertainment
2. She wants tasty food
3. She wants exiting and stimulating game. She wants
4. She wants pleasure and cheerfulness
5. She feels that time pass slowly (boredom)
6. enjoying with good food, playing, she wants pleasurable
place like sceneries, temple, garden,zoo, mountain,sun,river,man
going in a boat, nature, house with garden trees,birds,sun rise
and sun set, fish
Mind - Amusement - desire for- Piper Methysticum
Generals - Food And Drinks - delicacies –
desire- Cubeba Officinalis
Generals - Food And Drinks - fruit - desire – sour- Cubeba
Officinalis 200 1
Follow Up 1
Fever and cough lasting for 2 days
Sleep was good
Head scaly completely disappeared
Over all 50% eruption disappeared
Motion –no difficulty, no bleeding
Intensity of desperation is less compare to before
Follow Up 2
Eruption almost gone, no itching, no scarring, eruption
completely disappeared.Sleep-good.no dreams. Stool-regular without
Mentally she feels well; she was started going to school. Now
she was very much interested in studies. She was easily mingled
with other children. The neglected feeling is almost gone. She
was very much happy with her recovery.
Follow Up 3
No recurrence of eruption, generally she feels well.
She was visited various amusing places and she enjoyed herself.
Follow Up 4
Mild tiny eruption in the knee and finger, mild
itching lasting 1 month
She came to me 5 month after due to fear of eruption will recur.
Follow Up 5
Tiny eruption totally disappeared, no itching
Follow Up 6
No recurrence, she was healthy physically and mentally.
Placebo was prescribed
Follow Up 7
No recurrence, she studied well, the enjoyment,
amusement desire is less compare to before.