Pulsatilla Herbal Remedies
Pulsatilla has sedative, analgesic, and antispasmodic properties and is indicated for headache, neuralgia, dry coughs, laryngitis, mumps, and mild dizziness. Women use it for amenorrhea or dysmenorrhea, and it is sometimes taken in minute doses for premenstrual syndrome. Pulsatilla increases circulation in both men and women. The herb is commonly used in homeopathic preparations. Pulsatilla has a taste of BITTER and a temperature of COLD.
Pulsatilla Proper Dose
|Pulsatilla Homeopathic preparation||10 drops to 1 drpfl 3-4 x daily in water|
Pulsatilla Reference Information
|Latin Name||Anemone pulsatilla|
|Other Names||Pasque Flower|
|Herb Forms||Homeopathic tablets, diluted tincture.|
|Affects||Nervous system, Reproductive system|
|Cautions||Fresh plant is highly irritating and toxic.|
|Botanical Info||A low-growing soft, hairy plant with basal leaves and blue to reddish-purple flowers. A member of the Buttercup family.|
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Madaus, G. 1976. Lehrbuch der Biologischen Heilmittel. Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag.