Acute and chronic eczema; papular or pustular eruptions, herpetic eruptions; rashes, eschar; cradle cap (seborrheic dermatitis).
Mode of action
Apis: Localized edematous swellings; erysipelas with bright red discolouration and swelling; eczema with marked swelling, better from the application of cold; urticaria; pains are burning, stinging, and pruritic.
Arsenicum album: Dryness of the skin with scale formation, and subsequent desquamation; eczema with initial vesicular eruptions progressing to pustular formation and eschar. Thick, scaly eczema of the scalp with offensive, putrid discharge; dandruff; intense burning and itching.
Rhus toxicodendron: Erysipelas with dark reddish splotches. Erythema nodosum; edema and vesicular eruptions; chronic inflammation of a dark red colour; eczema with small vesicles which are intensely pruritic; surrounding skin is inflamed and reddened.
Sulfur: Stubborn and recurring cutaneous conditions including eczema, herpes, carbuncles, furuncles, pustular acne, and rashes; suppressed eczema; eruptions are moist, intensely pruritic, and made worse by the application of heat.
Remedies to be considered
Scarlet fever and infections accompanied by dermatological changes: R1, R193, BC-10, BC-11
Inflammatory swellings of all types, with or without pyretic inflammation: R1 or R6
In chronic eczema, constitutional improvement may be achieved by adding R21, 5-10 drops once daily, BC-20
To improve the immune response and facilitate detoxification: R26 additionally
Cradle cap: R34 additionally
Measles: R62, R183, BC-14
Psoriasis, seborrhea: R65, BC-20
Herpes zoster: R68
Improper fatty acid assimilation or impaired fat metabolism: BIO 89
Indicated when skin eruptions are watery/wet, itchy.
May be considered in the treatment of urticaria.
Drainage therapy, R7 and R21, is often an important consideration, particularly in chronic cases.
Decrease risk of aggravation: 1 time daily for 3-4 days, followed by 2 times daily for 3-4 days, followed by 3 times daily. It is not necessary to exceed 3 times daily.
R30 may be applied topically to alleviate symptoms.
Apis D30 1 g, Arsenicum album D30 1 g, Rhus toxicodendron D30 1 g, Sulfur D30 1 g.
Non-medicinal ingredients: ethanol, purified water.
Adults and children (ages 12 and up) 5-10 drops 1-3 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.
Consult a healthcare practitioner before use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
For more information, please consult your healthcare practitioner.