Dr. Reckeweg R 7 Hepagalen
Liver And Gallbladder Drops
Indications: Organic and functional complaints of liver and gallbladder, hepatopathy, cholecystophathy, calculi, disturbances of the biliary secretion, hepatitis, swelling of the abdomen, premature satiety, lack of appetite, bitter taste in mouth, flatulence, constipation, weariness after meals, irritation, hypochondria.
Mode of Action of Main Ingredients
Carduus marianus: Painful swelling of the liver, jaundice, biliary calculi, cholangitis.
Chelidonium: Swelling of the liver with sensation of pressure on licer and biliary vesicle and extending to right shoulderblade, cholagogue.
Cholesterinum: Enlargement of the liver, jaundice and formation of gallstones.
Colocynthis: Cramplike pains in abdomen, cannot stand pressure of clothes. At the time a pain occurs, improvement is obtained through strong pressure on abdomen and through bending over.
Lycopodium: Meteorism and flatulence, bitter taste in mouth, bad humour, constipation.
Nux vomica: Hypochondria, liver constriction and congestion, nausea, abuse of tobacco, icterus, gastro-duodenal catarrh, constipation.
Dosage: Generally 3 times a day 10-15 drops in some water before meals.If no improvement occurs within 8-14 days take 10-15 drops 4-6 times a day and reduce the dose when improving. Even after complete disappearance of the complaints, take 10-15 drops 1-3 times a day for a longer period of time, watching diet rigorously.
Remarks: In inflammatory diseases of liver and biliary vesicle, additional use of R1. In simultaneous gastric diseases (gastritis, ulcers), use also R5.In ulcers, take 10-15 drops of R5 3 times a day before meals, and 10-15 drops of R7 2-4 times a day between meals.In hemorroids, additional use of R13.