Anagallis ArvensisScarlet Pimpernel
Below are the strongest indications of Anagallis Arvensis in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Marked action on skin, characterized by great itching and tingling everywhere. Favors expulsion of splinters. An old medicine for hydrophobia and dropsy. Possesses power of softening flesh and destroying warts.
Anagallis contains Saponin, q.v.
Compare: Cyclamen; Primula obcon.
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while the very dilute homeopathic remedy may help, the raw product is often best avoided.
Entries on a white background are from Boericke's Materia Medica. Entries on a green background are from a reversed Kent's repertory, with some alterations to modernise the language. Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.