Filix MasMale Fern, Felix-mas, Filix
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Filix Mas may help, unprocessed Filix Mas may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Filix Mas in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A remedy for worm symptoms, especially with constipation. Tapeworm. Soporific conditions. Torpid inflammations of lymphatic glands ( Maceration of fresh root.) Pulmonary tuberculosis in young patients, no fever, with limited, ulcerated lesions, formerly classified as scrofula.
First to third potency. For the expulsion of tapeworm, a full dose of 1/2 to 1 dram of the Oleoresin, fasting
Blindness, monocular amblyopia.
Gnawing-pain; worse eating sweets
Worm colic, with itching of nose, pale face, blue rings around eyes
Diarrhoea and vomiting
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
tape worm (flat worm)