Scrophularia NodosaKnotted Fig Wort & Scrophularia, Scrofularia Nodosa
Below are the strongest indications of Scrophularia Nodosa in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
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.
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.