Saccharum OfficinaleSucrose, Cane-sugar, Saccharum Album, Saccharum officinalis, SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Saccharum Officinale may help, unprocessed Saccharum Officinale may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Saccharum Officinale in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
According to the treat Dr. Hering, a large proportion of chronic diseases of women and children are developed by using too much sugar.
Sugar is an antiseptic. Combats infection and putrefaction; has a solvent action on fibrin and stimulates secretion by the intense osmotic changes induced, thus rinsing out the wound with serum from within outward, favoring healing. Leg ulcers.
Sugar must be considered a sustainer and developer of the musculature of the heart and hence useful in failure of compensation and a variety of cardiovascular troubles. Acts as a nutrient and tonic, in wasting disorders, anaemia, neurasthenia, etc., increasing weight and power.
Opacity of cornea. Dim sight. Acidity and anal itching. Cold expectoration. Myocardial degeneration.
Fat, bloated, large-limbed children, who are Cross, peevish, whining; capricious; want dainty things, tidbits, and refuse substantial food. Oedema of feet. Headache every seven days.
Thirtieth potency and higher. Locally in gangrene. One ounce of lump sugar morning and evening valuable adjunct in the treatment of obstinate cases of heart failure due to deficient heart muscle without valvular lesion. Epilepsy; blood with reduced sugar
Compare: Saccharum Lactis Saccharum Lactis - Sugar of milk - lactose - (diuresis; amblyopia; Cold pains, as if produced by fine, icy cold needle with tingling, as if frost bitten; great physical exhaustion. Sugar of milk in large doses to develop the Bacillus acidophilus to correct putrefactive intestinal conditions and also constipation.)
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; about bed; as if bed were sinking
Discharges from ear; pus
Running or blocked nose (coryza); dry
Thrush (whitish flakes); in children
Gums and teeth
Gums; teeth detached from gums; scurvy-like
Teeth; feel as if on edge; sour with vomiting
Growths, blisters, swellings; cyst under tongue, from obstructed salivary gland (ranula)
Breast; withered breast
Pain; heart; rheumatic
Swelling; lower part of breast bone
In open air
Noticeable smell; offensive smelling
Noticeable taste; salty
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
Dragging, heaviness, weight
Sensation of lump (see weight)
▲ GENITALS ETC
Male; thick emission from penis; frequent
swelling; penis; head (glans)
sexual passion; increased
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Emaciated, extremely thin; buttocks
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; upper limbs
Water sensation; as if water were oozing from the legs
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Fever and chill
Alternating with chills; perspiration
Stages of chill, heat and sweat; sweat, alternating with chilliness
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after stool