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.
Below are the strongest indications of Corydalis Can. in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
. Corydalis formosa. Wild Turkey-pea. Stagger-weed. N. O. Fumariaceae. Tincture of bulbous root gathered when plant is in flower. Trituration of dried root. Triturations of Corydalin.
all these have been reported cured by it. Hale also commends it in Scrofulous dyscrasia; obstinate skin diseases; cachexia of intermittents with enlargement of liver and spleen. In massive doses it has cured, according to eclectic authorities "A derangement of the stomach, attended with profuse morbid secretion of mucus, there being always a coated tongue, with fetor of the breath, and loss of appetite and digestion." It is therefore indicated, as Hale remarks, in gastric catarrh, being an analogue, in this respect, of Hydrastis. It has not been used in the potencies; ten drops of the tincture four times a day has been a usual dose.≡ show all authors ...