COLLINSONIA CANADENSIS MOTHER TINCTURE This homeopathic remedy is prepared from the root of the Collinsonia Canadensis plant. It is indicated for the following conditions Rectum A remedy best suited for piles and severe constipation. Constipation, piles and pruritis especially during pregnancy. Stools are hard and dry with pain while passing them. Pain is as if sharp sticks are stuck inside. Loose motions alternate with constipation. Constipation in children due to inactivity of the intestine. Female Dysmenorrhoea Pruritus of vulva; swelling and dark redness of genitals; pain on sitting down. Membranous dysmenorrhoea, with constipation. Cold feeling in thighs after menstruation. Sensation of swelling of labia and of clitoris. Heart Blood vessels are lax. Retention of water in body due to heart diseases. Sore throat and cough from overuse of voice. Dose- 15 drops of Collinsonia mother tincture in half a cup of normal water twice each day for 3 months unless otherwise prescribed by the physician. Can be taken along with allopathic medicines. Precautions Maintain half an hour gap between food/drink/any other medicines and homeopathic medicine. Avoid any strong smell in the mouth while taking medicine e.g. camphor, garlic, onion, coffee, hing. Side effects- none reported Similar drugs- Aesculus, Aloes. Use under medical supervision.