Hura BraziliensisAssacu, Hura Brasiliensis
Below are the strongest indications of Hura Braziliensis in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Used in leprosy, when skin feels as if it were hide bound. Tense vesicles; sensation of splinter under thumb-nails. Skin of forehead feels drawn tight. Stiff neck, pain in back. Throbbing in finger tips. Itching, pimples on all projecting portions of bone, malar bones, etc.
Compare Calotropis or Madura album - (Leprosy; livid and gangrenous tubercles; thickening of the skin).
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.