Calcarea IodataIodide Of Lime, Calc. Iod, Calcarea Iodatum
Below are the strongest indications of Calcarea Iodata in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
It is in the treatment of scrofulous affections, especially enlarged glands, tonsils, etc., that this remedy has gained marked beneficial results. Thyroid enlargements about time of puberty. Flabby children subject to colds. Secretions inclined to be profuse and yellow. Adenoids. Uterine fibroids. Croup.
Compare: Agraphis - Bluebell (adenoids with enlarged tonsils). Here Sulph. Iod. follows both Agraphis and Calcarea Iodata. Acon. lycoctonum (swelling of glands, Hodgkin’s disease).
Compare also: Calc. Fluor; Sil.; Merc. Iod.
Second and third trituration.
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.