This remedy has been found highly efficacious in dropsical affections, nettle rash and erysipelas. When the skin is affected, there is a burning heat of the skin and stinging sensation like the sting of bees.

It is also useful in derangements of the urinary organs, when the urine is scanty and its emission attended with scalding burning sensation.

It has been given with decided benefit in abdominal dropsy.