CanchalaguaErythraea Venusta - Centaury, Centaurium Erythraea
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Canchalagua may help, unprocessed Canchalagua may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Canchalagua in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Used extensively as a fever remedy and bitter tonic (Gentiana Lutea Gentiana), antimalarial and antiseptic. Of use in severe type of intermittent fever in hot countries; also, in influenza. Sore, as if bruised all over. Sensation of drops falling from and upon different spots.
Tincture, in drop doses. Must be made from the fresh plant. Canchalagua's medicinal properties are lost in the dry.
Scalp feels tight; head feels as if bound; burning in eyes; buzzing in ears.
Wrinkled like a washer woman’s
Scalp feels tight, as if drawn together by India-rubber.
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Shrivelled (shrunken); fingers; while perspiring
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Fever and chill
Chill all over; worse in bed at night
Sensitive to cold trade-winds on Pacific Coast
General sore and bruised feeling; nausea and retching.
Night; in bed