Rhamnus PurshianaRhamnus Purshiana, Sacred Bark
Below are the strongest indications of Rhamnus Purshiana in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Introduced as a palliative for constipation (non-homeopathic), fifteen drops of fluid extract here it restores normal function by its tonic effects, but it has a wider sphere of action, as careful provings will show. Chronic indigestion, cirrhosis and jaundice. Hemorrhoids and constipation. Gastric headache Broad, flabby tongue; foul breath.
Compare: Hyd.; Nux.; Rhammus Californica (tincture for constipation; tympanites and appendicitis and especially rheumatism).
Tincture to sixth 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.