A form of haemorrhagic diathesis due to deficient and improper diet.Mucous membranes of the mouth becomes sore,inflammated and dry;or become the seat of shallow ulcers,or the gums becomes spongy and bleed.This last is one of the main symptoms of the disease called Scurvy

Symptoms/Problems Remedy Frequency(doses)
In cases of scurvy or sore mouth;where the gums are tender and bleed easily Mercurius sol.30 4 hourly
For sore mouth;caused by mercury or pyorrhoea Carbo veg.3X or 30 4 hourly
Great debility;low feverish state,burning in ulcer and anxiety Arsenic alb.30 4 hourly