Grindelia RobustaRosin-wood, Grind, Grindelia, Grindelia Robusta
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 Grindelia Robusta in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Both Grindelia Robusta and Grindelia Robusta squarrosa have been used for the symptoms here recorded. There is practically no difference in their action, although the G. Squarrosa is credited with more SPLENIC symptoms, dull pains and fullness in left hypochondrium; chronic malaria; gastric pains associated with splenic congestion. Induces paralysis, beginning in extremities. Its action is shown on the heart first quickening, then retarding it.
Acts on the cardiopulmonary distribution of the pneumo gastric in dry catarrh (tart Emetic in muco-purulent). Produces a paresis of the pneumo-gastric, interfering with respiration. Smothering after falling asleep. Asthmatic conditions, chronic bronchitis. Bronchorrhea with tough mucus, difficult to detach. Raises the blood pressure. Nausea and retching of gastric ulcer. Sugar in urine An effective antidote to Rhus-poisoning, locally and internally; also for burns, blisters, vaginal catarrh and herpes zoster. Hyperchlorhydria when attended with asthmatic and other neurotic symptoms. Hyperaemia of gastric mucous membrane with difficult respiration.
Tincture in 1 to 15 drop doses, also lower potencies.
Feels full, as from quinine
Pain in eyeballs, running back to brain; worse, moving eyes
Purulent ophthalmia and iritis.≡ more ...
Rash, like roseola, with severe burning and itching
Vesicular and papular eruptions
Itching and burning
Poison oak (locally as a wash)
Ulcers, with swollen, purplish skin.≡ more ...
An efficacious remedy for wheezing and oppression in bronchitis patients
The sibilant rales are disseminated with foamy mucus, very difficult to detach
Acts on the pulmonary circulation
Asthma, with profuse tenacious expectoration, which relieves
Stops breathing when falling asleep; wakes with a start, and gasps for breath
Must sit up to breathe
Cannot breathe when lying down
Pertussis, with profuse mucous secretion ( Coccus.) Bronchorrhea, with tough, whitish, mucous expectoration
Weak heart and respiration
Cannot breathe lying down
Difficult (dyspnea); during sleep; when falling asleep
Difficult (dyspnea); waking with difficulty breathing
Interrupted; on going to sleep
Interrupted; during sleep (apnea)≡ more ...
Cutting pain in region of spleen, extending to hips≡ more ...
Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.