Several authors recommend it in dropsy, gout, liver enlargement. Chomel indicates it in a sore throat and as vulnerary. The flowers of Honeysuckle are sedative, antispasmodic, once used in cough, asthma, palpitations.
It restores liver function in cases of hepatomegaly, jaundice (associated to Box and Holly) and acts in both acute and chronic hepatitis.
For the spleen, Honeysuckle is effective in splenomegaly.
It is mainly active in upper respiratory tract infections, including dry and convulsive cough, in trachea-bronchitis where it operates as a bronchial decongestant and expectorant.
This is a sedative of cough, spasmodic asthma and hiccups. It is also mentioned in laryngitis with hoarseness and aphonia.
As an antispasmodic, it is indicated in the cholecysto-cardiac syndrome where it facilitates the rebalancing of the biliary function and peristalsis of the cardiac muscle.
As anti-inflammatory, it is involved in conjunctivitis, cervicitis (ulceration of the cervix).
For the joints, it treats gout, generalized gouty rheumatisms, including large deformations. It is prescribed for rheumatoid arthritis, systemic inflammatory disorder and ankylosing spondylitis.
Pitera mentions it for some nervous breakdowns.
Henry mentions it, for the circulatory system, in some specific arteritis, and coronaritis, thrombophlebitis.
Respiratory system: Aphonia – Asthma – Bronchitis – Convulsive cough – Decongestant – Dry cough – Hoarseness – Hiccups – Laryngitis – Sedative in cases of tracheobronchitis
Articular system: Ankylosing spondylitis – Gout – Gouty rheumatisms – Rheumatoid arthritis
Digestive system: Biliary functions – Cholecysto-cardiac syndrome – Hepatitis – Hepatomegaly – Jaundice – Splenomegaly
Ophthalmic system: Conjunctivitis
Circulatory system: Arteritis – Coronary heart diseases – Heart muscle peristalsis – Thrombophlebitis
Urogenital system: Cervicitis
Nervous system: Depression
Buxus sempervirens, Ilex aquifolium, Hepatomegaly, jaundice
N/AGemmotherapy is a branch of phytotherapy that uses buds and young shoots of trees and shrubs. Gathered in the spring at a key stage of their natural growth cycle, buds and young shoots are freshly handpicked and put in maceration in a solution of water, alcohol, and glycerin to extract all their active principles.
Lonicera nigra* …………………………………. 0.05 ml
(Honeysuckle young shoots) (extract 1:20, QCE 2.5 mg)
Non-medicinal ingredients: glycerin* (vegetal), alcohol*, purified water.
*Organic certification by Certisys-BE1
Adults and children > 12 years take 5-15 drops daily, between meals, pure or diluted in water, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen.Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding unless directed by a healthcare practitioner.