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CH/C vs CK Dilutions -- Please Clarify Strength of Potencies Compared, +++

I read through a few posts here in re to CH/C potency vs CK. I believe someone spoke about the differences in the methods of dilution, BUT I didn't get a sense of a definitive clarification between the two in regard to whether or not they were interchangeable potencies. As I recall, one poster said that they were the same in strength, and that they could not believe a physician would tell a patient NOT to take the CK dilution. On Amazon, however, a "Boiron Mfg Rep" in the Q&A section stated that the 200CK dilution was a "run of the mill" middle of the road dilution vs a CH (same as C) dilution.

So, which is correct? Would a 200CH (aka 200C) be the EXACT same strength as a 200CK? Meaning the given homeopathic effect would be the same despite which dilution of 200 you use? or???

EX:
If I were prescribed BRYONIA 200C (or any other 200C remedy), could I just use BOIRON's 200CK --- which is the ONLY 200 potency available in the USA.


Confused, and wanting to get clarification, I called BOIRON, and this was there reply:

(quoting from memory!):

-She explained the various dilution differences, which I already knew about (CH uses a new vial for each dilution, vs CK uses the same vial over and over) -- btw, I read online that the CK method is used mainly because it is CHEAPER/EASIER for "mass production machine runs". hmmmmm

-She explained that a 200CK is NOT the same a 200CH (aka 200C), and that the 200CK remedy would be WEAKER (not as deep) as a 200CH. She then gave me this example:

A 30CH (aka 30C) is the highest/strongest/deepest acting "C" potency Boiron has for sale in the USA. She added that a 30CH (aka 30C) is deeper acting/higher potency than a 200CK.

-I asked her WHY 200CH/C is avail in CANADA, but NOT in the USA.
She did not know.

-I asked her if the FDA was behind this issue of 200CH, aka C, potencies NOT being allowed for sale in the USA. Her answer was "most likely".

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So, my questions are:
-- Is it true that a 200CK is lower in potency than a 30C?

-- If so, WHERE can I buy a 200C potency, if I needed one and was NOT going to a homeopath, here in the USA? Are there other brands that are reputable (aka have not had any FDA violations for safety of manufacture, etc)? I see many other brands on sale on Amazon, besides the familiar/trusted Boiron brand, but I am leary to purchase since I am not familiar with the other brands. Which are trusted, aside from Boiron?

-- Does anyone know WHY the FDA would restrict 200CH potencies and higher NOT be sold in the USA?? I find it ironic that on one hand, the FDA and the US scientific-medical community feels that homeopathic remedies are nothing but "placebo effects" and "made of just water",etc etc, YET on the other hand they seem so terrified/threatened by the sale of homeopathic remedies! Obviously they must know that homeopathy IS effective.


Thanks in advance to anyone who can offer me some clarification on the above.
[Edited by Aimarkie on 2021-09-14 16:43:43]
 
  Aimarkie on 2021-09-14
This is just a forum. Assume posts are not from medical professionals.
I can only answer the first question
As per the principle the potency is directly proportional to dilution
More dilute men’s more potent
Hence C is more potent than CK
 
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