JATROPHA – Homeopathic Medicine

Last modified on January 8th, 2019

TF Allen
Written by TF Allen

JATROPHA homeopathic drug picture symptoms from A Primer of Materia Medica by T.F. Allen, of the homeopathy remedy JATROPHA

General Action

      A violent hydragogue cathartic.


      Cramps in the muscles, especially of the calves; he feels as though they were twisted around the leg.


      An acrid feeling, extending to the stomach; which causes vomiting.


      Nausea and vomiting, easily brought on by drinking, associated with the watery diarrhoea.


      Distended; noises as of liquid gurgling from a bottle, with the diarrhoea. Pain in the hypochondria. Stitching in the hepatic region; under the right scapula, extending into the right axilla and shoulder.


      Sudden, profuse, watery. Evacuations, with gurgling in the abdomen as of water running out of a bottle, generally associated with coldness, cramps, nausea and vomiting, or other symptoms like cholera.

About the author

TF Allen

TF Allen

Dr. Timothy Field Allen, M.D. ( 1837 - 1902)
Born in 1837in Westminster, Vermont. . He was an orthodox doctor who converted to homeopathy
Dr. Allen compiled the Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica over the course of 10 years.
In 1881 Allen published A Critical Revision of the Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica.

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