Quassia AmaraPicraena Excelsa, Quassia-wood, Picrasma excelsa, Quassia
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Quassia Amara may help, unprocessed Quassia Amara may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Quassia Amara in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Quassia Amara acts on gastric organs as a tonic ( Gentian; Hydrastis Canadensis Hydr.) Seems to possess marked action on eyes, producing amblyopia and cataract. Pain in right intercostal muscles above the liver. Pressure and stitches in liver, and sympathetically in spleen.
First to third potency, or spoonful doses of Aqua Marina Aqua Quassia.
Stomach; Atonic dyspepsia, with gas and acidity
Heartburn and gastralgia
Abdomen feels empty and retracted
Dyspepsia after infectious diseases; especially grip, dysentery
Tongue dry or with brown sticky coating
Cirrhosis of liver with ascites.
Excessive desire - impossible to retain urine; copious micturition day and night
As soon as the child wakes up the bed is drenched.
Regurgitation of food
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Inclination to yawn and stretch ( Rhus Tox Rhus.) Sensation of coldness over back
Prostration, with hunger
Cold extremities, with sensation of internal coldness ( Heloderma Heloderma.)