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 Gaultheria in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Gaultheria procumbens, Linn.
Natural order, Ericaceae.
Common names, Wintergreen, Checkerberry, etc.
Preparation, Tincture of leaves.≡ show all authors ...
Eyes slightly injected with blood, though this is presumed to be owing to his constant cries for something to eat (second morning),≡ more ...
Speech rather indistinct, in consequence of the swollen condition of the tongue (second morning),≡ more ...
Slight increase in the intenseness of the beat of the carotid arteries (second morning),≡ more ...
Very slow, laborious, prolonged, and peculiarly loud respiration, but not stertorous (second morning),
Pulse 125 (second morning),≡ more ...
Inordinate, uncontrollable appetite for food, notwithstanding irritability of the stomach,
Severe and very nearly fatal attack of gastritis,≡ more ...