Indicated in diarrhoea, chiefly of children, with distinctly sour smell of the stools and of the child.
Profuse sweating of the scalp; the hair is always wet.
Diarrhoea, with colic when uncovering, before and after stool; stools pasty, sour-smelling, fermented, green; sometimes look like chopped egg.
Stools followed by shivering, then urging, with constriction of the intestines.
First part of stool soft, then hard; with cutting colic.
Worse from uncovering; from eating.
(First Lessons in the Symptomatology of Leading Homoeopathic Remedies by H. R. Arndt, M. D. Philadephia. Boericke and Tafel.)