Pulsatilla


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Pulsatilla

Herbal medicine
Pulsatilla is not used in herbal medicine, as the raw material is toxic.
 
Toxicity
Abdominal pain, blurred vision, burning of throat and oral cavity, cardiac arrhythmias, chest pain, dyspnoea, nausea, paralysis, vomiting, convulsions and possibly coma.

Homeopathy
A homeopathic remedy formulated from the meadow anemone native to northern Europe. Pulsatilla is used for mucosal discharges (conjunctivitis, runny nose and sinusitis), as well as for acne, bedwetting, rattling coughs, depression, fever, gastrointestinal complaints, hay fever, frontal headaches, mastitis, menstrual dysfunction, migraines, nosebleeds, osteoarthritis, otitis, media, rheumatic complaints, sciatica, sinusitis, urinary incontinence and varicose veins.

Pulsatilla

(pŭl″să-tĭl′ă) [NL]
A genus of wild flowers, commonly called pasque-flowers, wind-flowers, and meadow anemones. The flowers are used in homeopathic remedies and are investigated for their cytotoxic components.

pulsatilla (pl·s·tilˑ·l),

n Latin name:
Anemone pulsatilla; parts used: dried leaves, stems, flowers; uses: diuretic, sedative, insomnia, cough, genitourinary complaints, menstrual complaints, ear infection, eye conditions; precautions: abortifacient, pregnancy, lactation, nephrotoxicity, seizures, toxic not advised for self-medication. Also called
crowfoot, Easter flower, kubjelle, meadow anemone, meadow windflower, pasque flower, prairie anemone, smell fox, stor, or
wind flower.
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Pulsatilla 30C, one tablet every two hours for up to six doses (during the course of one day).
Conditions in which pulsatilla can be useful include back pain, bronchitis, constipation, cough, dyspepsia, earache, eye inflammation, fever, flatulence (gas), gastric upset, headache, hayfever, indigestion, insomnia, joint pain, labor pain, migraine headache, neuralgia, painful menstruation, pharyngitis, sciatica, sore throat, teething, toothache and varicose veins.
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PULSATILLA or Pasque flower is a good choice for an alpine scree or gravel garden and can be grown in pots on a sunny patio.
Pulsatilla is good for symptoms which are changeable but include tearfulness and craving company and yellow-green mucus.
Homeopathic preparations for irritable coughs can include Hepar sulph,Chamomillaand Pulsatilla,allat 6c,and Chinese herbal remedies such as Qing qi HuaTan Wan can alsohelp.
After swallowing the tablet of pulsatilla Eva gave her, Eleanor didn't feel any different physically.
Pulsatilla symptoms were observed in the aborted doe, so both she and the other doe were given Pulsatilla IM for inflammation of the ligaments, with the result of much improved stance in both does.
Pulsatilla is recommended for the clingy, whiny child, and belladonna is indicated for ear pain with sudden onset.
Tom had his first at two, when he was given Pulsatilla for a snotty cold and he has not had an antibiotic from that day on.