Rhus GlabraSmooth Sumac, Rhus-g
Below are the strongest indications of Rhus Glabra based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
Epistaxis and Occipital headache. fetid flatus. Ulceration of mouth. Dreams of flying through the air ( Sticta.) Profuse perspiration arising from debility ( China.) It is claimed that this remedy will so disinfect the bowels that the flatus and stools will be free from odor. It acts well in Putrescent conditions with tendency to ulceration.
Said to be antidotal to the action of Mercury, and has been employed in the treatment of secondary syphilis after mercurialization.
Tincture. Usually locally to soft, spongy gums, aphthae, pharyngitis, etc. Internally, first potency.
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.