Schwabe News Jan to June 2017 Editorial
Research is an important aspect for any science to grow. Homoeopathy is now spreading its wings with researches across the world by scientists of different allied fields. Schwabe is one of the front runners when it comes to research and development in homoeopathic pharmacy. Recently Schwabe India has signed a MoU with Amity University which is one of the top universities in Asia. These organisations have planned to do basic studies together for the betterment of homoeopathy.
Schwabe is also a front runner when it comes to dissemination of scientific information. Recently Schwabe India has conducted a CME program bringing an international speaker Dr. Robbert van Haselen. He spoke on the recently developed clinical case reporting guideline HOM-CASE, a supplement to the internationally followed CARE guideline.
These two events are covered with student’s industrial visit to Schwabe India under Current news section.
Andrgraphis paniculata is one of the important drugs used in homoeopathy for liver disorders. However this is mainly used in mother tincture. Skookum chuck is another drug used in homoeopathy. The existing literature of these drugs is enriched with the new proving data published CCRH. A combined materia medica of these drugs updated with these new provings is presented under Proving & clinical verification.
Mother tincture section covers three rare mother tinctures Areca catechu, Duboisia mypoproides and Filipendula ulmaria. Sphere of action Areca catechu is digestive system and modern lifestyle problems like stress, tension and anxiety. Duboisia mypoproides is also used in digestive problems, but recent reports also indicate in cancer therapy and neurological problems. Main indications of Filipendula ulmaria is around rheumatic and digestive problems.
Product watch covers Schwabe India’s rock star product of 2017 under B&T Brand. It is a scientifically tested product for alopecia. Its quality has also been assured in international laboratories. Scientific information of this product is given along with Aconitum Pentarkan and Thyroidinum 3x.
Research news covers different studies on gynaecology, tonsillitis, safety aspects, patients’ preference, pharmacological actions.
Thank you for reading!
Dr. R. Valavan, BHMS, MD (Hom), MBA