A homoeopathic medicine which assists in the treatment of poor circulation. Improves circulation in arteries and veins.
High and low blood pressure, blue veins on feet and legs, feet and/or hands cold and blue, bypass patients, after a heart attack, poor circulation, heavy legs, swollen calves and/or feet, and restless legs.
Mode of action
- Veratrum album, Secale cornutum and Carbo vegetabilis: increase the peripheral circulation.
- Ginkgo biloba, Cactus grandiflorus, Ammi visnaga and Hypericum perforatum: all help counteract disturbances of circulation.
- Cactus grandiflorus and Ammi visnaga: counteract spasms of smooth muscles such as those in the vessel walls of the circulatory system.
|Ingredient||Homeopathic Clinical Indication*|
|Ammi visnaga D1 (Visnaga)||Vasodilation, bronchodilatory effect and has been used in treatment of angina pectoris and asthma.|
|Cactus grandiflorus D1 (Night blooming cactus)||Major action on the heart, circulation and circular muscles. Indicated for various forms of constriction and contraction e.g. angina. Coronary artery disease, cyanosis, congestion and irregular distribution of blood, oedema of hands and feet and icy cold hands.|
|Carbo vegetabilis D12 (Vegetable charcoal)||Venous circulatory disorders, stagnation of blood in capillaries with blueness, coldness, cyanosis and ecchymosis. Legs feel heavy and stiff and ‘go to sleep’. Icy cold, blue skin with venous ulceration and varicose veins.|
|Ginkgo biloba D2 (Ginkgo)||Icy coldness of fingertips and feet with paleness of hands and cramps and numbness.|
|Hypericum D6 (St John’s Wort)||Crawling sensation in hands and feet. Tingling and burning pain in toes and fingertips and cramps in the calves especially in cold weather or from cold. Painful bleeding haemorrhoids.|
|Secale cornatum D6 (Corn ergot)||Specific affinity muscles within blood vessel walls. Indicated for artherosclerosis, intermittent claudication, Raynaud’s disease. Numbness, burning and formication and spasms and cramps of extremities and icy coldness. Varicose ulcers and dry gangrene.|
|Veratrum album D4 (White Hellebore)||Extreme coldness and numbness and crawling of extremities with spasms and cramps (palms and soles). Weak heart, with weakness, cold skin, cold sweat, collapse, faintness, with trembling.|
Adults and children over 12 years:
Take 10 drops on the tongue, or directly under the tongue or in a teaspoon of water 4 times daily 15 minutes before meals. Discontinue once improvement occurs.
Children 6-12 years:
Take 5 drops on the tongue, or directly under the tongue or in a teaspoon of water 4 times daily 15 minutes before meals.
Children 2-6 years:
Take 2 drops on the tongue, or directly under the tongue or in a teaspoon of water 4 times daily 15 minutes before meals.
In acute/severe cases:
Take the relevant number of drops according to your/your child’s age hourly, gradually reducing frequency as improvement occurs, or as directed by your doctor, pharmacist or other healthcare provider.