Sempervivum TectorumHouse Leek, Sempervivum Tector
Below are the strongest indications of Sempervivum Tectorum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Is recommended for herpes, zoster and Cancerous tumors. Scirrhous induration of tongue. Mammary carcinoma. Ringworm. Hemorrhoids.
Compare: Sedum Acre - small Sempervivum Tectorum - (scorbutic conditions; ulcers, intermittent fever) ( Galium; Kali-cyanate.) Oxalis acetosella - Wood sorrel - (The inspissated juice used as a cautery to remove cancerous growths of the lips). Cotyledon. Ficus Carica - (Fig) - The milky juice of the freshly broken stalk applied to warts; causes their disappearance.
Tincture and 2 decimal, also fresh juice of plant. Locally for bites of insects, stings of bees, and poisoned wounds, Warts. +++ pharmacy - Semp. Sempervivum Tectorum. Houseleek. N. O. Crassulaceae. Tincture of fresh leaves. Historical
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.