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Difference between the Korsakovian and the Hahnemann scales

Difference between the Korsakovian and the Hahnemann scales

Posted by: Kumar

Dear Dr, Thanks for previous reply.Deep & dynamic reseach may be needed to understand those aspects. Anyway, I have one more question. Homeopathic remedies can be prepared by “H” & “K” method, where different & same bottles are used for next potency. In some understanding, molecular presence can better be possible in higer potencies(above Avogodro constant), if “K’ method in used. It will also be possible in preparing triturations, Hence, Whether difference in effectiveness of remedies in these two types(+triturations) are noted? If so, what type of differences? Whether Dr Hahn. and other reputed homeopaths had used these two methods & what were their observations?
Best regards. Kumar


Hi Kumar,
Glad you liked the first response. The K-scale made it possible to move to much higher potencies, as you required less vials (the H-method requires that you dispose of a vial after each sucussion). Most machine-made homeopathic remedies use the K-scale for this reason, and are considered reliable, and with no difference to the H-scale.I actually read a very good article that you should appreciate:

150 Years of Machine-Made Potencies


I hope this helps as well. All the best, Thierry Clerc

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Thierry Clerc

Thierry Clerc

Thierry Clerc LCPH, MSc practices homeopathy in Cambridge (England). He is a graduate of the College of Practical Homeopathy (London). Prior to this, he enjoyed a successful career as an executive in the telecommunications industry. When fate hit him with a severe bout of arthritis, he went back to France to see his old homeopath, and after prompt cure, decided to study and become one!

2 Comments

  • Hello Dr.,

    I liked your reply & thankful for very good link. I just feel that “H” & “K” method(along with trirurations)should also be viewed in molecular presence sense of raw remedy substances.

    Best regards.

  • Dear Thierry Clerc,
    Could you give your email address please. I have certain important matters to discuss with you.

    Thanking you in earnest anticipation,
    Dr V J Reddy, India. Mobile: +91-9133561801
    Email: [email protected]

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