It is an acute infectious disease, causing inflammation of the coverings of the brain and spinal cord. Fever comes on with rigor, temperature may rise up to 103° or 107°F.; there are delirium, nausea or vomiting, bending of body in a stiff attitude, eyes open with vacant stare, squint, convulsions (general or local), deep prostration, paralysis, stupor or coma.
Cicuta 3—6-Almost a specific drug in this disease, especially if the stiffness is in the back or on one side.
Belladonna 3—6—When delirium is severe.
Veratrum Viride Ө—Head is bent backwards, convulsions.