Synonym. Triticum repens. Natural order. Gramineae. Common name. Couch-grass. Habitat. Europe. Preparation. Tincture from fresh root.
GENERAL ANALYSIS AND THERAPEUTICS.
The action of Triticum seems to be solely upon the urinary organs. It exercises a soothing diuretic influence, increasing the flow of the watery portion of the urine without to the same extent influencing the actual renal secretion. It is an excellent remedy in excessive irritability of the bladder, dysuria, cystitis, gonorrhoea.
Nose. Always blowing the nose.
Urinary Organs. Frequent, difficult and painful urination. Gravelly deposits. Catarrhal and purulent discharges (Pareira). Strangury; pyelitis; enlarged prostate. Chronic cystic irritability. Incontinence; constant desire.