This section is from the book "Isopathic / Homeopathic Materia Medica", by Konrad Werthmann. See also: Boericke's New Manual of Homeopathic Materia Medica with Repertory.
Luffa operculata 4X
1 tablet contains: Medically active substance: 250 mg Luffa operculata 4X trit. Other constituents: lactose, potato starch, magnesium stearate.
Luffasan is produced from ripe, dried fruits of Luffa operculata, which is a sort of pumpkin. In Brazil's folk medicine it is a universal medicine for constipation, oedemas and tumours. Luffasan is mainly used as a decongestant in cases of blockages caused by inflammation.
Homeopathic remedy: To be used according to standard homeopathic indications. Hay fever, cold, headache, dyspepsia.
Unless otherwise prescribed: In acute cases: Every half hour to every hour (maximum 12 x daily) 1 tablet. In chronic cases: 1 - 3 x daily 1 tablet.
None known. Should hypersensitivity occur, discontinue medication and treat symptomatically.
Do not use if seal is broken or missing. This remedy should not be used past its expiration date. Protect from light and heat during storage. As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek professional advice before taking this product.
Dependent on the advice of the physician or health care professional.
The following dosage forms are available: 80 tablets 4X, 240 tablets 4X.