Ilex AquifoliumAmerican Holly
Below are the strongest indications of Ilex Aquifolium based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
Intermittent fever. Marked eye symptoms, spleen pain. All symptoms better in winter.
Ilex paraguayensis - Yerba Mate - (Persistent epigastric pain; sense of dryness of mouth and pharynx, anorexia, pyrosis, nervous depression, neurasthenia. Somnolence; incapacity for work, diminution of urinary secretion, headache and pruritus. Hemicrania. Renal colic. Is said to be of use as a prophylactic against sunstroke, being a safe stimulant to the circulation, to diaphoresis and diuresis.) Ilex vomitoria - Yaupon - (Emetic properties - Possesses also tonic and digestive qualities, free from sleepless effects. Has an active principle said to act as a powerful diuretic - employed in nephritis and gout). Ilex cassine - (Christmas berry Tea) - Excellent diuretic and substitute for tea.
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.