Sunday, December 8, 2013

A case of Thuja - BRB

BRB: A case of Thuja

with courtesy from
Age 41 yrs



On 70.12.13 He reported

·       A Mild throbbing which started in May, June, July 2013 in right side semi lateral temporal region;
·       Twitching of eyes with a feeling of being shrouded in a dark cloud;
·       MRI at that time showed nothing noticeable
·       Later he started a pain in the inner aspect of elbow joint which doctors diagnosed as Golfer Elbow
·       His Uric Acid was also diagnosed as to have been increased;
·       Urine was of light pale colour with no odour
·       He was unable to eat red chillies which caused inflammation in oesophagous, urethra and anus; this inflammation could be washed only by drinking a lot of water
·       Has a problem with thyroid with TSH 9.7 in Aug. 13
·       To ameliorate all these problems he started to have walks which improved the things upto a great extent
·       Doctors were keeping him on Topamac 25; Petril Beta 10 and Thyronorm 62.5
In reply to questions put by me he told:


·       He reported about him as being sensitive, concerned with the future of his own children
·       Religious
·       Keeps reading religious books in free time


  • He has a continuous uncomfortable feeling in right semi-lateral temporal region, a dull pain with continuity
  • But his pain was asymmetric; it was only on one side and that too on right;
  • No noticeable cause or time of aggravation or amelioration was known


·       He usually drinks 6-8 glasses of water daily; 2 on waking and 2 at night
·       Water was taken at normal temperature; no preference for cold water; although in winter he may have Luke warm water
·       He does not have any craving for any food though he is a strict vegetarian
·       He takes normal diet, as guided by the specialists


·       He is a bit constipative, for a motion he needs two glasses of water on waking
·       It takes about 15-20 minutes in completing the evacuation process.
·       Stool is sticky, dark pale and without any specific odour


·       He has to pass it repeatedly and frequently; because of this problem he cannot travel by bus as he cannot retain it in that duration
·       No diabetic complaints
·       Urine is of light pale colour and without odour


·       Highly disturbed
·       On beds keeps lying for late engrossed with the thoughts of the day
·       With some sleeping pills now has a sleep for about 7-8 hrs and without pills it would reduce to 5-6 hrs
·       He has abundance of dreams; all related to the past;
o   Past characters appear in dreams in quite new avatar



·       Red, itching excoriations in thighs and scrotum
o   This is most aggravated in rainy season and after a long walking
·       Small warts on neck, both sides
·       Small eruption on cheeks, whithout any height from the cheek level,
o   Primarily it appears as if after ant-bites; diameter about 0.5 mm
o   Picture is attached
·       For last several months he has a feeling of prickling in body skin; it happens intermittently;
·       This prickling is aggravated by heat of the bed


·       He is uncomfortable in warmth and hot climate
·       He has a desire for cold air
·       Although the AC room causes his nose being stuffed

On 08.12.13 he is given

Thuja 30
3Times a day for 3 Days
            2 Times a day for 10 days

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