Veratrum album

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Related to Veratrum album: Arsenicum album, Veratrum nigrum

Ve·ra·trum al·'bum

the rhizome has emetic and cathartic actions.
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Veratrum album or White Hellebore is useful for those with constipation who have to strain vigorously to the point of exhaustion and a cold sweat to produce large stools.
The single remedies, which range from aconitum napellus to veratrum album, are separated into sturdy stackable Plexiglas gravity bins.
Draw up 3 cc of procaine (1 % solution buffered to a pH of 7 with potassium hydroxide and no epinephrine) with 1 ampoule of Spascupreel containing Aconitum napellus 6x, Agaricus muscarius 4x, Ammonium bromatum 4x, Atropinum sulphuricum 6x, Chamomilla 3x, Colocynthis 4x, Cuprum sulphuricum 6x, Celsemium sempervirens 6x, Magnesia phosphorica 6x, Passiflora incarnata 2x, and Veratrum album. Use a 30 gauge needle (or 27 or 25 gauge), inject intradermal wheals over the Kidney-Bladder distinct meridian points of Bladder 10, Bladder 40, and Kidney 10 with the addition of the Kidney Shu point, Bladder 23, all bilaterally.