Citricum Acidum, Acidum citricum, Citric acide
Below are the strongest indications of Citricum Acidum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Useful in SCURVY and chronic rheumatism and Hemorrhages. All forms of DROPSY are benefited with Citric acid and lemon juice, tablespoonful every 3-4 hours. Pain from cancer of tongue. Used as a local application and mouth wash, one dram to 8 oz. Of water. For cancer pains generally, often effective.
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.