Plantago M. has a considerable clinical reputation in the treatment of an earache, toothache, and enuresis (bed wetting).
Sharp pain in eyes, reflex from decayed teeth or inflammation of the middle ear, eyeball very tender to touch, pain play between teeth and ears, pyorrhea alveolaris, depression, and insomnia of chronic nicotinism, causes an aversion to tobacco.
Plantago M.tincture is great for infections and pain relief, the emergency remedy for a toothache, gumboil, gum abscess prior to being able to get to the dentist. Use at first signs of infection.
It helps in a toothache when teeth are sensitive and sore to touch, teeth feel too long and is worse by cold, air and contact. A toothache is better while eating. There is also aching in decayed teeth. There is a toothache with reflex neuralgia of eyelids.
Plantago is also useful in pyorrhoea with bleeding gums and swelling in cheeks. Plantago also helps in an earache. There is a neuralgic earache and the pains go from one ear to the other through the head. Pain in the ear associated with a toothache, the hearing also acute with loud noises in the ear.
Plantago M.also helps in skin conditions like eczema, urticaria, psoriasis, and chilblains. There are itching and burning papules on the skin.
Dose- As prescribed by the physician. Can be taken along with allopathic medicines.
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.
Side effects- None reported.
Use under medical supervision.