The medicine is made from the gum resin.
Scientific Name: Guaiacum Officinale
Causes & Symptoms for Guaiacum
- Guaiacum is useful in various complaints like Memory loss, Constipation problems, Swelling of extremities, Joint pains, Urinary urging and stomach complaints that occur every summers.
- Guaiacum helps in elimination of uric acid, thus relieving the complaints of Joint pains, swelling of extremities.
- It is also useful as an aid in skin complaints with blisters, abscess, boils, as the medicine helps to drain the pus or helps in evacuation.
- Guaiacum is useful in neuralgic complaints and useful in pains associated with nerve affections.
- Guaiacum is useful in people who are obstinate, having weak memory, who do not want to work. They are always sad and depressed.
- Patients with fretful nature, who are easily frightened, get the best results with Guaiacum.
- Severe pains with throbbing and pulsation felt in the head, mostly on the left side of the head is relieved with help of Guaiacum. Headache which is worsened after sitting and relieved after walking.
- Pains that travel from occiput to the eyes, and cheeks.
Eyes, Nose, Throat:
- Swelling of eyes, with sensation of protrusion of eyes is reduced with Guaiacum.
- Nasal complaints with swollen nose, fluent coryza and aggravation during inspiration.
- Swollen tonsils and redness of throat with sharp pains that travel to the left ear. Dry throat with difficulty in swallowing is treated well with Guaiacum.
- Dry cough which is relieved after little expectoration.
- Guaiacum gives effective results in complaints of toothache, helps to eliminate the germs if taken in water everyday in the morning gargle.
- Pain in the molar teeth on the upper left side is markedly reduced with help of this remedy.
Stomach and Abdomen:
- Loss of appetite and alternate excess hunger can be checked, empty eructation with wind, flatulence and constipation troubles is reduced. patient who cannot tolerate the smell of milk.
- Constipation that lasts for 2 days with rumbling in the abdomen. Pinching in the abdomen followed by thin, slimy stool aggravated by Inspiration.
- Complaints of Gastritis and abdominal pains aggravated during inpiration and mainly that occur during summer season are seen in patients who need Guaiacum.
- Frequent desire to pass urine, with shooting pains in the neck of bladder.
- Passes much urine, but constant desire to pass every half hour with burning sensation.
- Guaiacum is useful for complaimts of neck stiffness,swelling of joints all over the body, difficulty in movement, inability to bear heat.
- Pain in the exremities, tearing and shooting pains with restlessness and sleepless nights.
- Guaiacum helps to reduce the Numbness of limbs, weakness with constant desire to stretch the limbs.
Side effects of Guaiacum (Mother tincture)
There are no such side effects. But every medicine should be taken following the rules as given.
Dosage and rules while taking Guaiacum
Take 10 drops in 1/4th cup of water three times a day.
We recommend you to take under physicians guidance.