Tannicum acidum is a homeopathic remedy that is prepared from tannic acid. It is primarily used to treat conditions related to the digestive system a
Tannicum acidum is a homeopathic remedy that is prepared from tannic acid. It is primarily used to treat conditions related to the digestive system and respiratory system. Here is some information about this remedy:
Properties and Preparation: Tannicum acidum is prepared by diluting tannic acid with water and alcohol. The resulting solution is then succussed (shaken vigorously) to create the final homeopathic remedy.
Symptoms and Materia Medica:
Tannicum acidum is primarily indicated for conditions of the digestive system and respiratory system. It is used to treat conditions such as sore throat, dry cough, diarrhea, and rectal bleeding. It is also used to treat conditions such as skin eruptions, cramps, weakness, and depression. Tannicum acidum is particularly effective for conditions that are characterized by burning and itching.
Heavy feeling: in the stomach after eating, with nausea and vomiting.
Sore throat: with a sensation of a lump in the throat.
Dry cough: that is worse at night, with difficulty breathing.
Diarrhea: with foul-smelling stools.
Bleeding: from the rectum, with burning and itching.
Painful urination: with a burning sensation.
Prolapsed rectum: with itching and burning.
Hoarseness: and loss of voice.
Dizziness: with a feeling of heaviness in the head.
Skin eruptions: with itching and burning.
Cramps: in the legs and feet.
Weakness: and trembling of the limbs.
Headaches: that are worse on the left side of the head.
Anxiety and restlessness: with a fear of death.
Depression: and a feeling of hopelessness.
Q: What are the main uses of Tannicum acidum?
A: Tannicum acidum is mainly used to treat conditions related to the digestive system and respiratory system, as well as skin eruptions, cramps, weakness, and depression.
Q: What are the common side effects of Tannicum acidum?
A: There are no known side effects of Tannicum acidum. However, as with any homeopathic remedy, it is important to consult a qualified homeopath before using this remedy.
Q: How should Tannicum acidum be taken?
A: Tannicum acidum should be taken as directed by a qualified homeopath. In general, it is taken in a dilute form, either as a tablet or as a liquid.
Q: Can Tannicum acidum be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
A: It is always important to consult a qualified homeopath before taking any homeopathic remedy during pregnancy or breastfeeding. However, Tannicum acidum is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy and breastfeeding, as it is a highly diluted remedy.
Q: How long does it take for Tannicum acidum to work?
A: The time it takes for Tannicum acidum to work depends on the individual and the condition being treated. In general, homeopathic remedies work best when the correct remedy is selected and the dosage is tailored to the individual’s needs. Some people may see improvement within hours or days, while others may require weeks or even months of treatment.
Q: Can Tannicum acidum be used alongside conventional medications?
A: It is always important to consult a qualified healthcare provider before combining any homeopathic remedy with conventional medications. However, homeopathic remedies are generally considered safe to use alongside conventional medications, as they have no known interactions.
Q: Can Tannicum acidum be used to treat allergies?
A: Tannicum acidum is not commonly used to treat allergies. However, some homeopaths may recommend it for certain types of allergies, particularly those that are characterized by itching, burning, or irritation.
Q: Is Tannicum acidum safe for children?
A: Homeopathic remedies are generally considered safe for children when used appropriately and under the guidance of a qualified homeopath. However, it is important to consult a healthcare provider before giving any homeopathic remedy to a child.
“Materia Medica of Homeopathic Medicines” by S.R. Phatak
“A Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica” by John Henry Clarke
“Boericke’s New Manual of Homeopathic Materia Medica” by William Boericke.
Tannicum acidum is a popular homeopathic remedy that is used to treat a variety of health conditions. As with any medication or supplement, it is important to use it under the guidance of a qualified healthcare practitioner.