Hydrastis Canadensis(Mother tincture)

Tincture is made from the fresh root.

Common Name:  Golden seal

Causes & Symptoms for Hydrastis Canadensis

  • Hydrastis is indicated in complaints of defective assimilation, nasal catarrh, slow digestion. It increases muscular strength and powers of endurance, in chronic, incurable diseases.
  • Catarrhal symptoms, which has viscid, thick, yellow mucus in long strings sometimes white that cause itching.
  • Tenacious discharge from nose, eyes, ear is treated well with this homeopathic remedy. Action of this remedy is on the mucous membrane of nose, throat, stomach and vagina.
  • The remedy is useful in fissures around the mouth, with white coated tongue is useful in complaints relieved with help of Hydrastis. 


  • Hydrastis is useful in complaints of forgetfullness, irritability, and patient who suffer from pain.


  • Complaints with itching, redness, heat,pustular eruptions and tingling sensation which is aggravted by touch, motion is reduced with help of Hydrastis canadensis
  • Hydrastis is useful in nodular eruptions mostly on back of elbows and on buttocks.
  • Hydrastis give good results when skin complaints are worsened after going from cold to warm weather.

Eyes, Nose, Ear :

  • Hydrastis Canadensis, is useful in discharges from eyes that burn, tears and agglutination ad sticky lids. Yellow eyes due to complaints of jaundice.
  • The air feels cold in the nose, and the membrane is raw and ulcerated, Hydrastis is useful in Coryza with discharge, scanty in room and profuse in open air.
  • The Eustachian tube is affected, with complaints of loss of hearing, with swollen and red ear. Tinnitus, constant noise heard in the ear is reduced with help of this Remedy.


  • Hawking of yellow tenacious mucus is reduced with help of hydrastis. Children are awakened due to the posterior nasal discharges at night.
  • Rawness in the throat, felt mostly after coughing is reduced with help of Hydrastis canadensis.


  • Weight in the stomach after eating, eructations after food that taste of what is eaten.
  • Hydrastis is useful in complaints of acidity that occurs after eating bread and vegetables. Burning in the navel region with dull pain. 
  • It is useful to increase the appetite, improve the digestion, the body weight and helps to increase the strength.


  • Hydrastis is useful in complaints of constipation, wherein enemas dont act and the remedy helps to excite the rectum so that stool can be passed. 
  • Fissure around the anus with burning, hemorrhoids that are painful is also relieved with help of this remedy.

Female complaints:

  • Hydrastis is useful in complaints of white discharge, which is hot and watery.
  • The remedy helps to reduce the itching due to the discharges around the vulva region.
  • It is also useful in females who have enlarged axillary glands, as it helps to reduce the pains.


  • Itching with rawness is commonly relieved with help of Hydrastis.
  • The remedy helps to relieve the complaints of difficult urination and incontinence as well.

Side effects of Hydrastis Canadensis:

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

Dosage and rules while taking Hydrastis Canadensis:

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

We recommend you to take under physicians guidance.

In newborns it is advised to take with caution.

It is advised to take Hydrastis in small doses and for a small period of time. Continuous use of the remedy may not show effective results as expected.

Hydrastis Canadensis Q Mother Tincture - 30 ml

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