It is a great remedy for whooping cough with a suffocative feeling and asthmatic paroxysms.
It is useful whenever there is a tendency for the food to go to the esophagus.
It is useful whenever there are mucous rales in the upper part of the chest.
This remedy is similar to Drosera, Corallium and Sticta Puls.
TIPS FROM THE MASTERS…
We have been neglecting this in the acute phases of Asthma. If one sees an asthmatic attack, with difficult exhalation, marked coughing and aggravations at night, this remedy is well indicated: MEPHITES.
Dr. Robert. L. Redfield.
MEPHITES if taken in a low potency when one is exhausted; it tones up the nervous system and relieves the exhaustion.
Dr. E. A. Farrington, M.D.
Dry cough following Influenza: Sudden, spasmodic burst of violent cough, hurting the lower ribs greatly: MEPHITES.
Dr. O. S. Haines, M.D.