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Choose an idiom to replace the expression in the brackets:
My uncle (lost a lot of money) on his stocks last year.

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    THLASPI

    Capsella bursa-pastoris syn. Thlaspi bursa-pastoris
    Shepherd’s purse.

    Key Uses:
  • Fibroids
  • Hemorrhaging, especially during pregnancy, causing great pain
  • Nosebleeds during pregnancy
  • Violent cramping in the uterus, associated with hemorrhaging, between menstrual periods, during pregnancy, following labor, or after a miscarriage or abortion

    Origin : Native to Europe and Asia.

    Background : This plant’s common name derives from its seed pods, which resemble heart-shaped purses. It was used in World War I to treat hemorrhaging.

    Preparation : The aerial parts, dried when in flower, are finely chopped and macerated in alcohol.

    Remedy Profile : Predominantly a remedy given for problems of the female reproductive system, Thlaspi is especially associated with fibroids and with hemorrhaging, particularly during pregnancy. The hemorrhaging is characteristically accompanied by great pain and violent cramping in the uterus. It may occur between menstrual periods, during pregnancy, following labor, or after a miscarriage or abortion. Menstrual flow tends to be excessively profuse and frequent, causing great exhaustion. Frequent nosebleeds are also a possible symptom during pregnancy.

    Symptoms Better : For bending over.

    Symptoms Worse : None known.


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