Pinus SylvestrisScotch Pine, Scotch Pine, Pinus Sylvestris (scotch Pine), Pinus, Pinus silvestris
Below are the strongest indications of Pinus Sylvestris in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Has been found of real use in the treatment of Weak ankles and tardiness in walking, in scrofulous and rachitic children. Emaciation of lower extremities. Pinus Sylvestris combines rheumatic, bronchial and urticarious symptoms; the chest seems thin and to give way.
Compare: Pinus Sylvestris Lambertina - Sugar Pine - (constipation, amenorrhoea, abortion). Pinus lambertina sap is a decided cathartic. Delayed and painful menstruation.
Also, Abies Can.; Abies Nig.
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.