Sorrel-tree (OXYDENDRON – ANDROMEDA ARBOREA) – A remedy for dropsy-ascites and anasarca. Urine suppressed.
Deranged portal circulation.
Vesical calculi. Irritation of neck of bladder.
Great difficulty of breathing. Tincture. Compare: Cerefolius (dropsy, Bright’s disease, cystitis).
Written by William Boericke (1849 - 1929) and published first in his book "Materia Medica" (1901) William Boericke was an Austrian-born American physician who became a influential exponent of homeopathy. He is also known as an academic writer, publisher, medical school professor and owner of several pharmacies.