Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Ipecacuanha in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Compare: Emetine - principal alkaloid of Ipecacuanha ( A powerful amebicide, but is not a bactericide. Specific for amebiasis; of remarkable value in treatment of amebic dysentery; also as a remedy in pyorrhoea, 1/2 gr. daily for three days, then less. Emetin, 1/2 gr. hypodermically, in Psoriasis. Emetin hydroch. 2X, diarrhoea with colicky, abdominal pains and nausea. Emetin for endameba dysentery. In physiological doses must be carefully watched. May produce hepatization of lungs, rapid heart action, tendency for the head to fall forward and lobar pneumonia. In hematemesis and other hemorrhages, compare: Gelatin (which has a marked effect on the coagulability of the blood. Hypodermically; or if by mouth, a 10 percent. Jelly, about 4 oz., three times a day). Arsenicum Album Arsenic; Chamomilla Cham.; Pulsatilla Puls.; Antimonium Tartaricum Tart. Em.; Squill convolvulus (colic and diarrhoea.) Typha latifolia - Cat-tail flag (dysentery, diarrhoea) and summer complaint. Euphorbia Hypericifolia - Garden Spurge - (Very similar to Ipecac. Irritation of the respiratory and gastro-intestinal tracts and female organs). Lippia mexicana - (Persistent dry, hard, bronchial cough - asthma and chronic bronchitis). In Asthma, compare: Blatta Orientalis Blatta Orientalis.
REVERSE RELATIONSHIPSThese are relationship sections of other remedies that refer to Ipecacuanha. Where the text is greyed out, a relationship with that remedy is already described above.
Cerium Oxalicum > compare
Compare: Ingluvin - (made from gizzard of a fowl). Vomiting of pregnancy; gastric neurasthenia. Infantile vomiting and diarrhoea. 3x trit. Amygdale.; Lactic Acid. Lactic-ac.; Ipecacuanha Ipecac.
Gelsemium Sempervirens > compare
Compare: Ignatia Ignatia (gastric affections of cigar makers); Baptisia Tinctoria Baptisa; Ipecacuanha Ipecac.; Aconite Acon.; Belladonna Bell.; Cimicifuga Racemosa Cimicif.; Manges. Phosphorus Phos ( Gelsemium Sempervirens contains some Magnes. phos.) Culex - (vertigo on blowing the nose with fullness of the ears.)
Kali Bichromicum > compare
Compare: Antimonium Tartaricum Tart. Emet.; Bromium Brom.; Hep Sulph Calc Hepar; Indium Metallicum Ind.; Calc Carb Calc.;’ Antimonium Crudum Ant. Cr. In the production of false membranes compare: BROM.; Ammon. Causticum Caust.; Sulphuricum Acidum Sulph-ac.; Ipecacuanha Ipecac.
Millefolium > compare
Compare: Ficus Venosa (pakur.) Hemorrhage from bowels and lungs. Acalypha Indica Acalypha and Helix tosta - Snail (in hemoptysis, diseases of chest, consumption); also, Secale Cornutum Secale; Ipecacuanha Ipec.; Erech.; Geranium Maculatum Geran.; Hamamelis Virginica Hamam.
Antidote: Acute Opium poisoning. Atropine and Black Coffea Cruda Coffee. Chronic Opium poisoning. Ipecacuanha Ipecac; Nux Vomica Nux; Passiflora Incarnata Passiflora. Berberis Vulgaris Berberis is useful to counteract opium habit.
Sabina > relationships
Compare: Sanguisorba (Venous congestion and passive hemorrhages; varices of lower extremities; dysentery. Long lasting, profuse menses with congestion to head and limbs in sensitive, irritable patients. Climacteric hemorrhages. Use 2x attenuation.) Sanguisuga - The leech - (Hemorrhages, especially bleeding from anus. Use 6X). rosmarinus (menses too early; violent pains followed by uterine hemorrhage. Head heavy, Drowsy. Chilly with icy coldness of lower extremities without thirst, followed by heat. Memory deficient). Crocus Sativus Croc.; Calc Carb Calc.; Trillium Pendulum Trill.; Ipecacuanha Ipec.; Millefolium Mille.; Erigeron Canadense Erig.
Trillium Pendulum > compare
Compare: Trillium Pendulum Cernuum (eye symptoms), everything looks bluish; greasy feeling in mouth); Ficus (hemorrhages; menorrhagia, hematuria, epistaxis, hematemesis, bleeding piles); Sanguisuga - Leech - (hemorrhages; bleeding from anus). Ipecacuanha Ipec.; Sabadilla Sab.; Lachesis Lach.; Hamamelis Virginica Hamam.