Ricinus Communis or the castor oil plant has great effects on Gastrointestinal tract. It works as a laxative and also to increase the milk production in nursing women.
Burning in stomach with nausea and profuse vomiting
Mouth is dry, and the patient is thirsty
Rumbling sensation in the abdomen with contraction of the recti muscles
Rice water stools with cramps in the stomach and chilliness
Burning in the stomach with sensitivity in the pit of the stomach
Fever and weight loss with loose stools which are greenish, slimy and bloody
It can be given frequently in the right dose to lactating mothers for increasing the flow of milk
Dose- 15 drops of Ricinus communis mother tincture in half a cup of normal water twice a day until symptoms disappear for 3 months or as prescribed by physician. Can be taken with allopathic medicines.
Maintain half an hour gap between food/drink/any other medicines and homeopathic medicine.
Avoid any strong smell in the mouth while taking medicine e.g. camphor, garlic, onion, coffee, hing
Side effects: None reported
Similar drugs- Resorcin, veratrum album, arsenicum album