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 (i.e. symptoms) of Tussilago Petasites in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Has some action on the urinary organs, and found useful in gonorrhoea. Affections of pylorus.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Tussilago Fragrans N/A (pylorus pain, plethora and corpulency); Tussilago Farfara Tussilago Farfara (coughs); as an intercurrent medicine in phthisis pulmonalis ( See Tuberculinum Tuberculinum.)⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
▲ BACK AND NECK
Pain; rising from sitting
lumbar (lower half of back); on rising from a seat
lumbar (lower half of back); standing
lumbar (lower half of back); on stooping
lumbar (lower half of back); while walking
aching; on standing
aching; lumbar (lower half of back); ascending stairs
aching; lumbar (lower half of back); on rising up
aching; lumbar (lower half of back); walking≡ show all authors ...
▲ GENITALS ETC
Crawling in urethra.
Erections, with urethral crawling
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); crawling
discharge; containing pus; drop of pus before urinating
Male; pain; pulling; testes
Gonorrhoea; yellowish, thick discharge
Pain in spermatic cord.
Male; erections; impotency≡ more ...