DuboisinumCork Wood Elm, Duboisia Myoporoides, Duboisia
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while the very dilute homeopathic remedy may help, the raw product is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications of Duboisinum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Acts chiefly on the nervous system, eyes, upper respiratory tract. Recommended in pharyngitis sicca, with black, stringy mucus. It dilates the pupil, dries the mouth, checks perspiration, causes headache and drowsiness. On the eye it acts more promptly than Atropia, much stronger as a mydriatic. Red spot floats in the field of vision. Sensation as if stepping on empty space. Vertigo with pale face; not gastric in origin. Scarlet fever; locomotor ataxia. Palliative in exophthalmic goitre.
Third to twelfth potency.
It antagonizes Muscarine. duboisin sulphate 1-100 gr. Sedative in mania. 2-4 milligrams a day. Hysteroepilepsy. Motor restlessness of insane. Has been used as a substitute for atrophia in doses of 1-20 of a grain hypodermically.) Antidotes: Morphia;; Pilocarp. Compare: Bellad.; Stram.; Hyos.
Conjunctivitis, acute and chronic
Paralysis of accommodation
Hyperaemia of retina with weakness of accommodation, fundus red, blood-vessels full and tortuous; pupils dilated, with dim vision
Pain over eye, between it and brow.≡ more ...
Larynx dry, voice hoarse, phonation difficult
Dry cough with oppressed breathing.≡ more ...
Loss of power in limbs, staggers; feels as if he stepped on empty space
Trembling, numbness and weakness.≡ more ...
Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.