Leptandra VirginicaCulver's Root, Leptandra, Leptendra
Below are the strongest indications of Leptandra Virginica in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A liver remedy, with jaundice and BLACK, TARRY STOOLS. Bilious states. Enfeebled portal circulation. Malarial conditions.
Dull frontal pain; vertigo, drowsiness, and depression. Smarting and aching in eyes.
Tongue coated YELLOW. Great distress in stomach and intestines, with desire for stool. Aching in region of liver extending to spine, which feels chilly.
Profuse, BLACK, FETID STOOLS, with pain at umbilicus. Bleeding piles. Typhoid stools turn black and look like tar. Clay-colored stools with jaundice. Prolapse of rectum with hemorrhoids. Rectal hemorrhage.
Compare: PODO.; IRIS; BRY.; MERC.; PTEL.; MYRICA.
Tincture, to third potency.
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.