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Berberis Vulgaris — A kidney stone remedy

Berberis Vulgaris is a Homeopathic medicine and popularly known as a remedy of kidney stone. When it is studied we find that it is not an extensive medicine even though it is very useful where indicated. It has gouty and rheumatic diathesis though it doesn’t rank as a gouty medicine; its patient is very feeble, anemic, sickly looking, pallid and debilitaed so that he does not hold the symptoms of these conditions. Pains are wandering in character and don’t stick to any joint. Berberis has tearing, burning and twinging pain. Patient complains of pain in one joint and after some time will point out to another joint. The most striking feature of the pain is that it radiates in all direction. If the pain is in knee it will radiate downward and upward too. If it is in kidney region it may travel towards testes in male and in uterus and vagina in female. Patient may have bubbling sensation in left kidney region. Left sided pain is marked in Berberis as Lycopodium has distinct pain in right side of the body. Read More…