principle of infinitesimal dose


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principle of infinitesimal dose

one of the fundamental principles of homeopathy, stating that the more a remedy is diluted (even to the point that none of the medicinal substance is likely to be present), the more powerful and longer lasting will be its effect.

principle of infinitesimal dose,

n.pr in homeopathy, the assertion that the most effective remedies are the most diluted.
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