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 Solanum Tuberosum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Solanum tuberosum, Linn.
Natural order, Solanaceae.
Common names, Potato; (Fr.), Pomme de terre.≡ show all authors ...
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
In a large dose, it produces all the effects of narcotic poisons, headache, vertigo, stupor, etc.,≡ show all authors ...
Eyes deep in their sockets,
Eyes for the most part open, and the pupils were not very much dilated,
Indistinct vision,≡ show all authors ...
Talked thick (in half an hour),
Gums and teeth
The teeth were for the most part closed, and she was constantly spitting through the closed teeth a viscid frothy phlegm,
Tongue covered with a brown moist fur,
Difficulty of moving the tongue in talking,
Hardly able to articulate, the tongue appearing heavy,≡ show all authors ...
Pulse 100, small, rapid, scarcely perceptible,
Respiration irregular, at times suppressed; usually short and incomplete, only seldom slow and sighing,
Difficult respiration,≡ show all authors ...
Pain in bowels,
Violent colic and vomiting,
Violent retching, followed by vomiting and diarrhoea,
A good deal of sickness,
Felt sick, a darkness over his eyes, his skin cold, and cramped all over (in a half hour),
Epigastric region sensitive to pressure,≡ show all authors ...
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
Diarrhoea with tenesmus,
Decided tendency to produce relaxation of the bowels,≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Cramps, especially in the calves, with spasmodic contractions of the fingers and thumbs,≡ show all authors ...
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Face, chest, and extremities cold,
Skin bedewed with a cold clammy perspiration,≡ show all authors ...
She occasionally slumbered for a few minutes, and again was restless,
Tossing to and fro in bed,
Patient exceedingly weak,
Faintness,≡ more ...