PenthorumVirginia Stone Crop, Penthorum Sedoides, Penicillium caseicolum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Penthorum may help, unprocessed Penthorum may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Penthorum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A remedy for coryza, with rawness and wet feeling in nose. Throat feels raw. Chronic disorders of mucous membranes, with irritability. Chronic post-nasal catarrh; chronic pharyngitis, mucous membrane purple and relaxed. Posterior nares feel moist and raw; nose and ears feel full. Aphonia, hoarseness, relaxed vocal cords. Hypersecretion of mucous membranes. Itching of anus and burning in rectum. Trouble in pharyngeal vault and Eustachian tube.
Not very active, and better adapted to chronic affections; its use should be persisted in for some time. Lower potencies.
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
On closing eyes
Sensation of fullness
Constant wet feeling in nose, which no amount of blowing will relieve
Discharge thick, pus-like, streaked with blood
Post-nasal catarrh of puberty.