Ovi Gallinae PelliculaMembrane Of Egg-shell
Below are the strongest indications of Ovi Gallinae Pellicula in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Sudden pains. Bearing-down sensation. Intolerance of bands on wrists, arms, waist, etc. Backache and pain in left hip. Debility. Pain in heart and left ovary.
Compare: Calc.; Naja; Ova Tosta - Tosta praeparata - Roasted egg-shells - Calcarea ovorum - (leucorrhoea and backache. A feeling as if the spine were broken and wired, or tied together with a string. Pain of cancer. Warts). Also Egg vaccine for asthma. Much interest is shown in Dr. Fritz Talbot’s method to cure one form of asthma in children by the use of egg vaccine. Asthma due to susceptibility of the proteid substance in eggs can be cured by immunizing against egg poisons by repeated doses of egg white. After the skin has been cleansed with soap and Alcohol the egg-white is rubbed into a slight scratch.
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.