Chionanthus VirginicaFringe-tree, Chionanthus
Below are the strongest indications of Chionanthus Virginica in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
This remedy is often of service in many types of headaches, neurasthenic, Periodical sick, menstrual and bilious. Taken for several weeks, drop doses, will often break up the sick headache habit. The pain in the forehead, chiefly over eyes. Eyeballs very painful, with pressure over root of nose. Hepatic derangement. Jaundice. Enlarged spleen ( Ceanoth.) Jaundice, with arrest of menses. A prominent liver remedy. Gallstones ( Berberis; Cholest.; Calc.) Diabetes mellitus. Paroxysmal, abdominal pain.
Compare: Cinchona; Ceanoth.; Chelidonium.; Carduus; Podoph.; Lept.
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.