Epiphegus VirginianaBeech Drop, Epiphegus virginianus
Below are the strongest indications of Epiphegus Virginiana in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A remedy for sick, neurasthenic, and nervous headaches, especially in women, brought on or made worse by exertion, shopping, etc. Tongue coated yellow; bitter taste. Drowsy after meals. Loose stools. Subinvolution, with painful menstruation and congestion.
BETTER, from sleep.
WORSE, from working in open air.
Compare: Iris, Melilot.; Sanguinar, Fagus - Beech-nuts - (headache and salivation; swelling on mouth; dread of water).
First to thirtieth 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.