Plumbum AceticumPlumb. Acet
Below are the strongest indications of Plumbum Aceticum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Painful cramps in paralyzed limbs; severe pain and muscular cramps in gastric ulcer; locally, as an application non-homeopathic in moist eczema, and to dry up secretions from mucous surfaces. Care must be used, as sufficient lead can be absorbed to produce lead poison, one to two drams of the LIQUOR PLUMBI SUBACETATIS to the ounce of water; also in pruritus pudendi, equal parts of the LIQUOR PLUMBI AND GLYCERIN.
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.