Helonias dioica(Mother Tincture)

Tincture of the root is used to make the medicine.

Common Name: Unicorn-root, Pursh, H Lutea, Devil's Bit, Blazing Star.

Causes & Symptoms for Helonias dioica

  • Helonias is suitable to women who are worn out with hard work, mental or physical, anaemia, great general weakness.
  • Heaviness in pelvic region, debilitated condition of women, with many and various complaints or symptoms in the region of the uterus is the action of Helonias.

Mind and Head

Helonias personality finds fault with every one and cannot bear contradiction, restless, wants to move around, better when occupied.

Extreme depression and Irritability, Great lowness of spirits is commonly seen in this remedy indication.

Pain in head is worse by stooping, and attended by increased vertigo.


Salivation of pregnant women and teething children indicates Helonias.

Mouth gets sore, stomatitis is releived with Helonias.

Stomach and abdomen

Burning in stomach, burning and aching in spine, eructations indicates Helonias.

Colic-like pains in hypogastric region, is releived with Helonias.

Stool and Anus

Lumps of feces in the evening.

Urinary complaints

Burning sensation at the kidneys is relieved with Helonias.

Burning scalding pains when urinating, desire is frequent and constant urging indicates Helonias.

Helonias resolves the complaints of the albumen present in the urine, sometimes in large quantities.

Urine profuse, clear, light-colored, albuminous, with raised sugar is relieved with Helonias.

Male complaints

Erections unusually strong and frequent.

Female complaints

Breasts swollen, nipples painful and tender indicates Helonias.

The profuse menstruation, too early, from uterine atony in women, flow passive, dark, clotted, offensive.

Helonias reactivates and get back the relaxed state of uterine ligaments, misplacement.

It is useful in climaxis, with marked debility, profound mental gloom.

There is burning and itching terribly in the private parts, red, swollen, covered with a curdy deposit, like aphthae is resolved with Helonias.

Neck and Back

Pain in the back, with lameness, stiffness and weight, heat or burning in lumbar region, back feels tired and weak.

Constant aching and tenderness over kidneys is relieved with Helonias.

Numbness of feet better by motion, only felt when sitting still.

Pain in lower part of back, through to uterus, piercing, drawing, down into each buttock indicates Helonias.


Dragging weakness in sacral region is relieved with Helonias.

Feet feel numb when sitting.


Always better when occupied, when not thinking of the ailment is an indication for Helonias.

Restless, must be continually moving about.

Side effects of Helonias dioica

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 Helonias dioica 

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

We recommend you to take under physicians guidance.

Precautions while taking Helonias dioica 

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 Helonias Diodica Q (MT) - 20ml

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