Ipeca (Ipecacuanha) is effective in treating digestive spasms and irritation of the digestive and respiratory mucous membranes. It can be used to treat nausea, vomiting and coughs.
All the symptoms are accompanied by severe nausea with a clean or almost clean tongue and excessive saliva.
Ipeca coughs are spasmodic and suffocating with nausea and vomiting.
There is a build-up of mucus and a feeling of being asphyxiated and unable to breathe as well as compression in the chest area.
The Ipeca patient feels worse when he inhales.
Haemorrhages can appear in the nose, the stomach or the lungs.
Nausea with slimy, mucous vomiting. The tongue is moist and clean, with a pinkish colour.
Respiratory: for persistent, spasmodic coughs with vomiting, for bronchitis and for asthma with a cough and obstruction.
Digestive: for vomiting with nausea, for morning sickness in pregnancy with copious saliva and for gastroenteritis.
Gynaecological: for heavy uterine bleeding with blood clots, either with nausea or without nausea.
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