Gentiana lutea(Mother Tincture)

Tincture of root.

Common Name: Yellow Gentian

Causes & Symptoms for Gentiana lutea

  • The chief symptoms noted in Gentian Lutea is on the alimentary sphere, ravenous hunger with diminished appetite.
  • It is a tonic which helps to increase the appetite in the healthy.
  • Frequent hawking without power to detach the mucus from the throat.

Mind and Head

Dull feeling of whole body,  Head feels as after intoxication. 

Frontal headache, better eating and open air. Fullness and dull pressure, from above downwards, in the frontal region.

Eyes, nose

Frequent aching in the eyes, sensitiveness and pain in the eyes, redness of the conjunctiva.

Irritation in nose, as in coryza, followed by a watery discharge is relieved with Gentiana.

Mouth and Throat

Frequent hawking of mucus which is difficult to loose, rawness in throat indicates Gentiana lutea,

Dryness of the month and throat, saliva thicker than usual.

Stomach and abdomen

Colic, umbilical region sensitive to touch, sensation of emptiness in the stomach.

Nausea after simplest meal feeling of constriction in the stomach.

Steady pressure in umbilicus, aching in umbilical region is relieved with Gentiana lutea.

Cutting pains, sometimes on awaking, at night, with heat.

Continual emission of wind above and below, without relief.

Tightness of lower part of abdomen, worse towards the evening, with shortness of breath.

Stool and Anus

Soft stools, immediately after rising, indicates Gentiana lutea. 

It is followed by painful sensitiveness of the abdomen, pressure on the anus while wanting to go to stool.

Neck and Back

Pain in the back and bowels, much worse by motion, better by siting.


Tingling in the knees, tearing pains in the sole of left foot, when walking.

Dragging in the right hand, with inflammatory redness, is relieved with Gentian Lutea.


The symptoms are worse in the afternoon, after eating, on motion.

Weakness, dull feeling, morose mood, febrile conditions is relieved with Gentiana lutea.

Uneasy sleep disturbed by abdominal symptoms.

Side effects of Gentiana lutea

There are no such side effects. But every medicine should be taken following the rules as given. 

It is safe to take the medicine even if you are on other mode of medication like allopathy medicines, ayurvedic etc. 

Homeopathic medicines never interfere with the action of other medicines.

Dosage and rules while taking Gentiana lutea

Take 10 drops in half cup of water three times a day.

We recommend you to take under physicians guidance.

Precautions while taking Gentiana lutea

Always keep a gap of 15 minutes before or after meals when you take medicine.

If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a homeopathic practitioner before use. 

Avoid eating tobacco or drinking alcohol during the course of medication. 

Dr. Reckeweg Gentiana Lutea Q (MT) - 20ml

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