R2 Cardiac neurosis
Structural and functional affections of the heart – primarily cardiac neurosis; nervous perturbations; arrhythmia, tachycardia, extrasystole, constriction; angina pectoris; coronary insufficiency; increase in pulse rate, palpitations; sensations of pain and pressure in the heart; vegetative dystonia; coronary sclerosis.
Mode of action
Aconitum napellus: Cardiac neurosis with fear and agitation; angina pectoris.
Arnica montana: Sensation of pain in the heart. Cardiac conditions of nervous origin.
Aurum chloratum: Main action on myocardium, aorta and coronary artery. Heart oppressions and dilatations, afflux of blood to the head, precordial pains.
Cactus grandiflorus: Sensation of suffocation; elevated pulse, oppression (feeling as though heart is being held in a vise). Stenocardia and angina pectoris.
Crataegus: Tonic for the heart and circulatory system. Myocardial weakness and hypotonia; increases coronary circulation.
Digitalis: Heart tonic; weakness of the myocardium, heart failure; sensation as if the heart is “standing still”.
Ignatia: Various conditions of hypersensitivity and uncoordination of the heart, following an emotional disturbance, causing anxiety or restlessness; general irritability and sleeplessness.
Kalium phosphoricum: General nervous exhaustion; anemia; myocardial weakness; cardiac conduction disturbances.
Laurocerasus: Cyanosis due to myocardial insufficiency. Sensations of pressure and pain in the chest.
Spigelia anthelmia: Strong and abnormal pulsations which are visible and perceivable; stinging sensation. Pain radiates to the neck and extends down the left arm.
Valeriana: Nervous agitation, hyper-sensitivity, and moodiness. Functional ailments of the heart; elevation of the pulse; cardiac conduction disturbances.
Remedies to be considered
Acute myocardial infarction: 5-10 drops every ½-1-2 hours of R2, R67 and R55 given in alternation
Follow-up the treatment with R3, also R44
Myocardial insufficiency of a mild to moderate degree: R3
Gastrocardiac symptoms: R5 additionally, BC-25
Arteriosclerosis and hypertonia: R12
Constitutional asthma: R43, BC-2
Arrhythmia: R66 or R22
Acute asthma: R76, BC-2
Hypertension: R185, or BIO 85
R66 should be considered for chronic cases.
R2 may be used in conjunction with R66 in the treatment of conduction disorders.
Aconitum napellus D6 1 g, Arnica montana D3 1 g, Aurum chloratum D6 1 g, Cactus grandiflorus D4 1 g, Crataegus D4 0.5 g, Digitalis D6 1 g, Ignatia D6 1 g, Kalium phosphoricum D4 0.5 g, Laurocerasus D3 1 g, Spigelia anthelmia D3 1 g, Valeriana D2 1 g.
Non-medicinal ingredients: ethanol, purified water.
Adults 10-15 drops 1-3 times daily; acute cases: 10-15 drops 3-6 times daily in a little water or undiluted, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.
Cautions and warnings
Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen.