Ilex AquifoliumAmerican Holly
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 (i.e. symptoms) of Ilex Aquifolium in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Intermittent fever. Marked eye symptoms, spleen pain. All symptoms better in winter.≡ show all authors ...
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 Thea Sinensis Tea) - Excellent diuretic and substitute for tea.⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
Infiltration of cornea; staphyloma; nightly burning in orbits, rheumatic inflammation of eye; pilosis.≡ more ...