Rumex crispus(Mother Tincture)

Tincture of fresh root.

Common Name:  Yellow Dock, Curled Dock. 

Causes & Symptoms for Rumex crispus

  • Rumex diminishes the secretions of mucous membranes, acts on the enlarged lymphatic glands.
  • Its action upon the skin is marked, producing an intense itching. 
  • Cough caused by an incessant tickling in the throat-pit is relieved with Rumex.
  • A keynote is sensitiveness to cold air. The cough and skin symptoms are worse by uncovering or exposure to air.

Mind and Head

Irritable, disinclined to mental exertion indicates Rumex.

Darting pain or sharp piercing in left side of head, bruised sensation on waking.

Eyes, ear, nose

Sore feeling in eyes without inflammation. Pain in eyes as from dryness with lids inflamed.

Ringing and Itching deep in ears is relieved with Rumex.

Nose obstructed, dry sensation even in posterior nares.

Epistaxis, violent sneezing, and painful irritation of nostrils is relieved with Rumex.

Mouth and Throat

Ulceration of mouth and throat. Grumbling stinging toothache in right upper molars, sensation of excoriation at edges of tongue.

Rawness of larynx and trachea.Throat dry, swallowing difficult, pain in left side on swallowing.

Stomach and abdomen

Sensation of hard substance in pit of stomach, meat cannot be digested in Rumex. Tight, suffocative, heavy ache in epigastrium

Jaundice after excessive use of alcoholics. Sensation of hard substance in pit of stomach. Pain in stomach with the pain in the lungs.

Chronic gastritis, aching pain in pit of stomach and shooting in the chest is relieved with Rumex.

Pain in pit of stomach, aching in left chest, flatulence, eructations, pains and distension in stomach after meals.

Sensation of heaviness and fullness in abdomen with rumbling is relieved with Rumex.

Stool and Anus

Itching of anus, with sensation as of a stick in rectum. Piles is relieved with Rumex.

diarrhoea in the early morning, driving the patient out of bed associated with the characteristic cough of the remedy.

Itching at anus with discharge of offensive flatus is is relieved with Rumex.

Urinary complaints

Cough causes expulsion of urine, Frequent inclination with feeling as if urine could not long be retained.

Male complaints

Sexual desire diminished, lost.

Neck and Back

Aching and sense of great fatigue in loins.  Burning pain in small of back near tip of right sacroiliac joint.

Aching between scapulae. Pain in back of neck, running down back is relieved with Rumex.


Bruised aching and stinging pain in arms, hands, elbows, and right wrist.  Feet sensitive, stinging in corns.


Vesicular eruption, itching when uncovered and exposed to cool air. Itching in various parts, worse on lower limbs.  Urticaria, worse in open air.


Dry, spasmodic cough, like beginning of whooping-cough, cough provoked by change from cold to warm or warm to cold. Burning, shooting pain in right chest.

Sharp pain in left side of heart.Sharp cutting pain in left breast at noon lasting an hour.

Worse from the least cold air; so that all cough ceases by covering up all the body and head with the bedclothes.

Restless in evening. Pains travel from one place to other.

Side effects of Rumex crispus

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 Rumex crispus

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

We recommend you to take under physicians guidance.

Precautions while taking Rumex crispus

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 Rumex Crispus Q (MT) - 20ml

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