Oleum MorrhueCod-liver Oil, Oleum Jecoris Aselli, Oleum Morrhuae, Oleum jecoris
Below are the strongest indications of Oleum Morrhue in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Internally, a nutrient and a hepatic and pancreatic remedy ( Burnett.) Emaciation, lassitude, scrofulous diseases, rheumatic affections. Atrophy of infants; emaciation with hot handle and head; restless and feverish at night. Pains in liver region. Tuberculosis in the beginning.
Compare: Cholesterine; Tubercul; Phosph.; Iod. One litre of Ol. Jecoris contains 0.4 gram Iod. Gadus Morrhua - Cod - (frequent breathing, with flapping of alae nasi; rush of blood to chest; pain in lungs and cough; dry heat in palms).
First to third trituration. Locally in Ring-worm, and nightly rubbing, for dwarfish, emaciated babies.
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.