Castor EquiRudimentary Thumb-nail Of The Horse, Castor
Below are the strongest indications of Castor Equi in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
General action on thickening of the skin and epithelium. Psoriasis linguae. The clinical experience of Hering and his fellow-provers has shown this to be highly useful remedy in Cracked and ulcerated nipples. Affects principally female organs. Acts on the nails and bones; pain in right tibia and coccyx. Warts on forehead. Warts on breast. Chapped hands.
Compare: Graphites; Hippomanes; Calc. Oxal.
Sixth and twelfth potency.
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.