pulsatilla nigricans


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Related to pulsatilla nigricans: Pulsatilla vulgaris

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 nigricans (pl·s·tilˑ·l niˑ·gri·kanz),

n a homeopathic preparation of the meadow anemone that is used to treat many condi-tions, including arthritis, bronchitis, chickenpox, cold, fevers, headaches, measles, mumps, and menstrual disorders. Also called
queen of homeopathic remedies.