Jalapa

Jalap, Exogonium Purga

Boiron and HomeodelHylands and Standard Homeopathic
Available in 2C-30C, 200C, 3X-30X, 200X from $6.50
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HPUS indication of Jalapa: Colic
Jalapa most popular Potencies
30C
6C
30X
6X
200C

Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Jalapa may help, unprocessed Jalapa may be best avoided.

Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Jalapa in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

  GENERAL

General

Causes and cures colic and diarrhoea. The child is good all day, but screams and is restless and troublesome at night.

Dose

Third to twelfth potency.

  RELATIONSHIPS

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Compare: Camphora Camph.; Colcy.

Antidotes

Antidotes: Elater.; Cann N/A . SAT.

  MIND

Mind

Behaviour; shrieking; in children

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting); in sleep; good during the day, screaming and restless all night

Restlessness, nervousness; in children

  HEAD

Headache

Pain, headache

  FACE

Face

Lips; dryness

  NOSE

Nose

Catarrh

  MOUTH

Tongue

Pain; aching; tongue

stitching, sudden, sharp; tongue

  RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL

Rectum

Diarrhoea; night

Stool

Bloody

Copious

Forcible, sudden, gushing

Odour; sour

Watery

  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS

Extremities, limbs

Aching in arms and legs

Pain in large joint of great toe

Smarting at root of nail

Burning of soles.

Movements and positions; jerking; forearm

Pain; upper arm

thigh

lower leg; calf; rheumatic

burning; foot; sole

pressing; upper arm; sitting

Restlessness

  GENERALITIES

Sleep and dreams

Sleeplessness, insomnia

Generalities

Faintness, fainting

Pulse; soft

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning