GambogiaGarcinia Morella, Gummi Gutti, Gamboge
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 Gambogia based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
The use of this drug in Homeopathy has been confined to its action on the alimentary tract. It produces a diarrhoea very similar to Croton. From its pathogenesis, it is very evident that it has very intense and definite action especially on the gastro-enteric tract.
Worse, towards evening and at night.
Compare: Croton; Aloes; Pod.
Third to thirtieth potency. Gambogia painted on the chest in lung tuberculosis is considered by Abrams specific and incipient cases are symptomatically cured in several weeks.Feeling of coldness at edge of teethGastro-enteric Symptoms.Dysentery, with retained scybala, with pain in sacral regionIleocecal region sensitive to pressureRumbling and rollingTenesmus after, with burning at anusDiarrhoea, with Sudden and forcible ejection of bilious stoolsGreat irritability of the stomach; burning, smarting, and dryness of the tongue and throatHeavy, with inertia, and drowsinessItching and burning in eyes; lids stick together, with Sneezing.Pain and distention of abdomen from flatulence, after stoolPain in coccyx.Pain in the stomach after foodProfuse, watery diarrhoea in hot weather, particularly old peopleTenderness in epigastriumabdomen; pain; after stool;abdomen; pain; during diarrhoea (colic);abdomen; stomach; vomiting; during diarrhoea;rectum; diarrhoea; aged people;rectum; diarrhoea; hot weather;rectum; pain; burning; after stool;rectum; pain; soreness;rectum; pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing; stool;rectum; urging, desire to stool (see pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing); after rising;stool; copious;stool; green;stool; mucous, slimy;stool; mucous, slimy; green;stool; odour; offensive;stool; shooting out;stool; shooting out; all at once in a somewhat prolonged effort;stool; thin, liquid;stool; thin, liquid; normal consistency;stool; thin, liquid; yellow;stool; watery;stool; watery; yellow;stool; yellow;stool; yellow; normal consistency;chill; periodic, recurring; postponing;generalities; pain; cutting; internally;
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.