CascarillaSweet Bark, Cascara Sagrada
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Cascarilla may help, unprocessed Cascarilla is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Cascarilla in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Acts on the digestive tract; constipation. Aversion to smell of tobacco. Inclination to vomit very marked.
First to third potency.≡ show all authors ...
Aversions, dislikes; thinking
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; visions or presence of phantoms, figures, people; some one is behind
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; during fever≡ show all authors ...
Gangrenous; in children
Thrush (whitish flakes); in children
bitter; while smoking≡ show all authors ...
Swelling; swollen sensation, no swelling visible
Tickling in the air passages; in trachea (wind pipe)≡ show all authors ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
aching; lumbar (lower half of back)
Weakness (tired feeling, in spine)
lying down≡ show all authors ...
Desire for hot drinks
Pain in stomach as from a shock
As if full of water
Stomach; desires, cravings; warm drinks
desires, cravings; warm drinks; during fever
Hunger after meals
Nausea and vomiting≡ show all authors ...
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
Constipation; stools hard, covered with mucus ( Graphites Graph.) Bright blood with stool
Diarrhoea alternating with hard, lumpy stool, with backache and lassitude, preceded by griping
Gnawing pain high up in rectum.
Constipation; alternating with diarrhoea
Haemorrhage from anus
Pain; during stool
Odour; offensive≡ show all authors ...
▲ GENITALS ETC
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; burning; passage; after urination
pain; soreness; passage; after sexual intercourse
Male; pain; penis; head (glans); during urination
thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid≡ show all authors ...
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Fever and chill
When drinking; warm drinks are tolerated
In summer≡ show all authors ...
Sleep and dreams
debilitating; not offensive smelling
Lying down; inclination to lie down≡ more ...