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Abortion is the expulsion or extraction of the fetus
from the womb before it is viable, usually before the 20th week
This is a remedy useful to prevent impending abortion occurring
about the third month, ushered in by the appearance of blood, which
is oftentimes the first symptom; then follow pain in the small of
the back, going around and through the pubes ; there are forcing
and dragging pains from the sacrum to the pubes. The flow is bright
red and clotted. It is useful for metritis accompanied by flooding
from miscarriage. Cinamomum. Useful for abortion from a strain or
misstep with profuse haemorrhage and slight pain. Arnica. Threatened
miscarriage from traumatism.
For miscarriage in the early months of pregnancy Secale may be the
remedy, especially in feeble and cachectic women. It is useful for
checking the tendency to miscarriage in the later months, when the
muscular tissue of the womb is largely developed. It is indicated
by frequent labor-like pains, a copious haemorrhage of black fluid
blood, a wan sunken countenance, tingling and formication of the
extremities and a desire for air. Hartmann recommended Secale 12.
Threatening miscarriage when the pains come from the back around
to the lower part of the abdomen and go into the thighs. It will
often stop these spasmodic pains. It is a remedy to be used in frequent
and early miscarriages. Sepia is one of our most important remedies
as a preventive of miscarriage. It is indicated by nervous irritability,
laxness of tissues and a sense of weight in the anus. Belladonna.
Threatened miscarriage with profuse hot haemorrhage, backache, headache
and the peculiar uterine tenesmus of the remedy and violent aching
of the body. The least jar is painful.
One of our most powerful restrainers of abortion; the pains indication
the threatened miscarriage fly across the abdomen from side to side
doubling the patient up. It suits habitual abortion in women of
a rheumatic diathesis. Aconite. Impending abortion from anger, also
Chamomilla ; the mental conditions, however , will be different
with Chamomilla ; great nervous excitement will accompany the pains.
Caulophyllum. A very useful remedy in false labor pains and also
as a preventive of abortion. There is severe pains in the back and
sides of the abdomen,feeble uterine contractions and scanty flow.
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