CahincaBrailian Plant - Chiococca, Cahinca Racemosa
Below are the strongest indications of Cahinca in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
This remedy has been found of use in dropsical affections. Its urinary symptoms are well marked. Albuminuria, with dyspnoea on lying down at night. Ascites and anasarca, with dry skin.
Constant desire to urinate. Polyuria while traveling. Urine fiery. Burning pain in urethra, especially glandular portion.
Compare: Apocyn.; Ars.; Coffea (similar botanically and in relieving effects of fatigue).
Third potency or lower.
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.