Palliative - Spectrum of Homeopathy 02/2016
Gisela Holle: Similarities in dying
Informed by the Tibetan Book of Dying and Death, the symptoms of the phases of dying and the indicated homeopathic remedies are related to the dissolution of the elements earth, fire, water, air, and space. The author uses two cases to illustrate what can be learned from the homeopathic remedy diagnosis for the care of a patient. The need for movement found in Tarantula or the need for security characteristic of Arsenicum are two examples. With the help of the signature, the use of Opium, Carbo vegetabilis, and Phosphorus at the end of life is elucidated.
keywords: Antimonium tartaricum, Arsenicum album, Carbo vegetabilis, Hyoscyamus, Lachesis, Nux vomica, Opium, palliative medicine, Phosphorus, prostate carcinoma, Secale, Tarantula hispanica, theory of the elements