Scrophularia NodosaKnotted Fig Wort & Scrophularia, Scrofularia Nodosa
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 of Scrophularia Nodosa based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
A powerful medicine whenever Enlarged glands are present. Hodgkin’s disease.
A valuable skin remedy. Has a specific affinity for the breast; very useful in the dissipation of breast tumors. Eczema of the ear. Pruritus vaginae. Lupoid ulceration. Scrofulous swellings ( Cistus.) Painful hemorrhoids. Tubercular testis. Epithelioma. Nodosities in the breasts ( Scirrhinum.) Pain in all flexor muscles.
Worse lying on right side.
Compare: Lobe. erinus; Ruta; Carcinosin; Conium; Asterias.
Tincture and first potency. Apply locally to cancerous glands also Semper. viv.
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.