China rubra is commonly known as Cinchona red. Belonging to the Rubiaceae family, Red Cinchona is a tree native to Peru. The bark of the tree contains alkaloids. These alkaloids are called “quinine”. It is known for its medicinal properties. The plant was once used to treat malaria.
In homeopathy, there are only two forms available for this China rubra remedy. These two forms are doses and granules. They are made from sugar including lactose and sucrose.
Under what circumstances should the homeopathic remedy China rubra be used?
The remedy China rubra is useful in case of bleeding more or less important. Like that of nose, gums or bleeding caused by a cut or menstruation. It prevents bleeding caused by surgery. He treats some transit disorders. To cite the exhausting diarrhea which is essentially caused by the ingestion of milk or fruit. Also the abdominal bloating with gurgling but also a belly very sensitive to contact.
It can be used in case of intermittent fever. Fever is defined by the following three stages. First the shivers, then the heat and finally the profuse sweats. The last stage is accompanied by great fatigue and thirst. These other therapeutic indications are:
- Trigeminal neuralgia. This is the cause of intense or disabling headaches. The subject becomes hypersensitive to friction.
- Asthenia and tinnitus.
- Disturbed sleep due to brain hyperactivity and heavy sweating during sleep with anxious and confused dreams.
How to use this China rubra remedy correctly in homeopathy?
We take the China rubra remedy outside meals, tobacco, mint and coffee. The granules and the doses are left to melt under the tongue. It can be used during pregnancy and lactation.
To facilitate thestop bleeding, take 5 granules of 9 CH 4 to 6 times a day. The number of doses varies with the amount of bleeding. To prevent bleeding following surgery, take 5 granules of 5 CH 3 times a day. The catches will be made during the week before the intervention. It can also be combined with a dose of Phosphorus in 9 or 15 CH per day. In case of diarrhoea, take 5 granules of 5 CH after each liquid stool until the return to normal.
For soothe bloating, take 5 pellets morning, noon and evening for 2 to 3 days. The dilution in 7 CH is used.
5 granules of 9 CH to be taken every 4 hours calm intermittent fevers. The catches are reduced with the improvements. In case of fatigue that occurs following an event, take 5 granules morning and evening. The treatment will last for 15 days.
Trigeminal neuralgia is treated with 5 granules of 15 CH every 3 hours. 5 granules of 7 CH morning and evening for 1 month treat tinnitus.
In case of sleeping troublestake 5 granules of 15 CH at bedtime for 1 month.