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.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Salvia Officinalis in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Controls excessive sweating when circulation is enfeebled; of less use in phthisis with Night-sweats and suffocating tickling cough. Galactorrhoea. Exerts a tonic influence on the skin.
Tincture, in twenty-drop doses, in a little water. The effects manifest themselves quickly two hours after taking a dose, and they persist for from two to six days.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum - Ox-eye Bellis Perennis Daisy. Has specific action on sudoriparous glands. Quiets nervous system like Cypripedium. Right sided tearing pain in bones of jaw and temple. Pain in teeth and gums, worse touch, better warmth. Irritable and tearful. Here use 12X. insomnia and night-sweats. For colliquative sweating and hyperaesthesia of nervous system. Material doses of tincture.) Phellandrium Phelland.; Tuberculinum Tuberc.; Salvia sclerata (tonic influence on nervous system; dose, teaspoonful to one pint hot water, as inhalant for sponging). Rubia tinctorum - Madder - A remedy for the spleen ( Ceanothus Americanus Ceanothus.) Chlorosis and amenorrhoea; tuberculosis. Anaemia; undernourished conditions; splenic anaemia. Dose, 10 drops of tincture.⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
Soft, relaxed, with enfeebled circulation and cold extremities
Colliquative perspiration.≡ more ...