Crataegus - Benefits, Symptoms, Side Effects, Indications
The herb Crataegus, generally known as hawthorn, thornapple, May-tree, whitethorn, or hawberry, is a large genus of shrubs and trees in the family Rosaceae. The white thorn grows in our latitudes as a shrub or small tree with thorny branches. It's intensely fragrant flowers are white to pink. Flowers, leaves, and berries are used in school medicine for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Crataegus, the white thorn, is a tried and tested the remedy for the heart and also a mild tonic for it.
Crataegus has been investigated several times, causing it became clear that it slows down the heart rate, causing pain in the heart, breathlessness, reduction in blood pressure. The homeopathic doctors believe that the impact caused by irritation of the vagus nerve. Thus, we conclude - Crataegus is an excellent tool especially for heart and vascular illnesses.
A Brief description of Crataegus
- Name: Crataegus
- Raw materials: Hawthorn smoothed, Crataegus laevigata
- Family: Rosaceae
- Granules: D3, C3, C6 and higher
- Drops: Q, D2, D3, C3, C6 and higher
Main applications of Crataegus
- Cardiovascular disorders
Typical Symptoms (Lead Symptoms) of Crataegus
- The affected person has heart palpitations, an irregular pulse and convulsive pain in the heart.
- The person concerned is tired and as battered, he feels dizzy.
- The affected person has too high or too low blood pressure, with dizziness, headaches, and dyspnea during exertion.
- The affected person gets too little air, has bluish lips.
- The affected person is weak.
- The person concerned is exhausted.
Areas of application of Crataegus
- Age heart
- Disorders of blood pressure
- Heart muscle inflammation
- Shortness of breath
- Swollen feet
- Coronary insufficiency
- Sleep disorders
- Angina pectoris
- Heart disease
- Headache due to foehn weather with dizziness and heart oppression
- Night urinary urge
- Heart problems
- Circulatory disorders
- Heart failure
- Heart weakness
- Dizziness Hairy weather Heart aching
- Heart weakness with respiratory distress Heart muscle weakness
- Nervous heart problems
- Coronary heart disease
- Low blood pressure
- Heart palpitations
- Heart racing
The suffering is improved by
- Fresh air
The suffering is worsened by
When it advised taking Crataegus
Crataegus homeopathic remedy is recommended for the following groups of diseases. The first category - a disease of the nervous system, including irritability, depression, headache, and insomnia.
Further, Crataegus helps with diseases of the cardiovascular system, such as heart pain, shortness of breath, problems with the pulse and heartbeat, chronic heart diseases, lowering of blood pressure. Note that this group of diseases is the main scope of hawthorn with regard to its properties. Especially effective drug for heart failure, heart diseases, lesions of the aorta, angina pectoris, and arteriosclerosis.
Finally, homeopathy recommends Crataegus in diseases of the genitourinary system, especially if frequent urination, during which stands out enough urine.
Particular constitutional type Crataegus does not, however, possible to note the characteristics of the patients, whom he appointed. This is a frequent and irregular pulse, blood to the head, in connection with which there is a reddish tint face. It is also worth adding that patients suffer from shortness of breath and digestion disorders. They complain of general weakness and a variety of pain.
Side Effects of Crataegus
Crataegus can interact with many prescription remedies used to treat heart disease. If you have a heart condition. Please do not take this homeopathic remedy without conducting with your homeopathic physician.
Doses application Crataegus
In homeopathy, different dosages Crataegus apply. The most commonly used tincture, as well as second and third dilution. Everything depends on the individual case.
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