Hedera Helix Mother Tincture Also known as Common Ivy or Hedra Helix. This homeopathic mother tincture is useful in the following indications- Given for acute states of violent mental agitation. Chronic convulsions. Long standing abnormal condition seen in babies which present with large heads due to increased brain fluid and intracranial pressure. Discharges from nose, rhinorrhea Given for cataract, mental depression and skin irritation. Helps to treat heavy menstrual flow and on the blood vessels. Dose- 15 drops of Hedera Helix mother tincture in half a cup of normalwater twice each day for 3 months, unless otherwise prescribed by physician. Can be taken along with other allopathic medicines. Side effects: None 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. Similar drugs: Hedeoma, Sepia, Lilium tig Use under medical supervision.