Commonly known as resin of lignum vitae, this is a drug suited to forgetful, absent minded people who have rheumatic complaints and always smell dirty. It helps in resolving following symptoms:
Dryness, soreness and swelling of throat
Neck muscles are weak
Severe inflammation of tonsils (tonsillitis)
Lot of flatus along with stool
Severe vomiting and diarrhoea in infants (cholera infantum)
Burning sensation in stomach (gastritis)
Neck feels stiff and shoulders feel sore due to rheumatic pains
Joints are swollen, stiff, painful and cannot tolerate pressure or heat
Dose-As prescribed by physician. Can be taken with other allopathic medicines.
Side effects: None reported
Maintain half an hour gap between food/drink/any other medicines and homeopathic medicine.
Avoid any strong smell in the mouth while taking medicine e.g. camphor, garlic, onion, coffee, hing.
Compare: Merc, Caust, Rhus, Rhodod
Use under medical Supervision