Hoang-nanStrychnos Gaultheriana, Tropical Bind-weed, Hoang-na, Hoang nan
Below are the strongest indications of Hoang-nan in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Exhaustion with vertigo; numbness and tingling in hands and feet; involuntary action of lower jaw. Pustules and boils; tertiary syphilis and Paralysis, Eczema, prurigo, old ulcers, leprosy, cancer of glandular structures and bites of serpents. Removes fetor and hemorrhage in cancer, revives the healing process. Follows Arsenic.
Five drops of the tincture. May be increased to twenty.
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.