URTICA URENS

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Urtica urens (Urt-u.) is mainly used for skin complaints such as urticaria (hives) and  burns. It’s also a useful remedy in types of gout, rheumatism, malaria, shellfish allergy, and agalactorrhea (breast milk deficiency or failure).

Urticaria (Hives)

  • Urticaria from shellfish allergy.
  • Urticaria that alternates with rheumatism.
  • Itching, burning and stinging hives.

Bites and Stings

  • Insect bites and stings that swell, itch and burn.

Burns

  • First and second degree burns.

Breast and Breastfeeding Problems

  • Engorgement following birth.
  • Swelling of breasts with burning and stinging.
  • Failure of letdown reflex or deficient breast milk production.

Limb and Joint Problems

  • Acute gout.
  • Rheumatism or bruised pain of the right deltoid muscle.

Allergies

  • Reactions from eating shellfish.

For Pets

  • Urticaria (hives).
  • Simple burns.