Aurum Met develops in the organism, by attacking the blood, glands and bones, conditions bearing a striking resemblance to
mercurial and syphilitic infections; and it is for such deteriorations of the body uids and alterations in the tissues, that Aurum Met
assumes great importance as a remedy. Like the victim of syphilis, mental states of great depression are produced by it. Hopeless,
despondent and a great desire to commit suicide.