Heartburn and indigestion drops
A homoeopathic medicine which assists with the treatment of heartburn and indigestion.
Excess acid in the stomach, too little acid in the stomach, reflux, burping, feeling in the stomach of fullness/bloatedness.
Mode of action
- Atropa belladonna: is effective in the treatment of pain associated with indigestion and increased stomach acidity.
- Artemisa abrotanum, Robinia pseudacacia and Nux vomica: counteract acid indigestion.
- Chionanthus virginicus: aids in the treatment of headaches arising from digestive upsets.
- Haronga madagascar: causes an increase in the secretion of the digestive fluids, thereby relieving dyspepsia.
|Ingredient||Homeopathic Clinical Indication*|
|Abronatum D1 (Southernwood)||Hungry, gnawing, cutting pain in the stomach at night. Indigestion with vomiting of offensive fluid. Food passes through undigested and a distended abdomen.|
|Atropa Belladonna D6 (Nightshade)||Putrid taste in back of the mouth while eating and drinking, with nausea in throat. Throbbing and beating in pit of stomach with empty feeling. Spasmodic pain in epigastrium of stomach which runs to spine with nausea and vomiting.|
|Chionanthus virg. D6 (Fringe tree)||A remedy with action on the liver, gallbladder, spleen and pancreas. Bilious dyspepsia, loss of appetite and nausea. Hot, bitter, sour eructations, which make the teeth sensitive. Stomach feels weak and empty.|
|Haronga madagascar D1 (Haronga/Orange milk tree)||A pancreatic and liver remedy with accompanied diarrhoea and digestive symptoms.|
|Nux vomica D6. (Poison nut)||Morning nausea with weight and pain in the stomach, bloated epigastrium like a stone, dyspepsia, effects from overindulging in spices, alcohol, coffee and stimulants. Sour taste in the mouth in the morning. Reflux oesophagitis and waterbrash.|
|Robinia pseudacacia D2 (Locust tree/False acacia)||Sensation of a weight in stomach, with fullness and tension; sour liquid burping and heartburn at night when stomach is empty. Excessive acidity of the stomach, vomiting of sour fluid making the teeth sensitive. Bloated stomach and bowel with flatulence. Sourness in general with gastric headaches.|
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.