Mother tincture is used in drop doses in collapse, restlessness, irregular beats, rheumatic fevers. Externally, it is used for pain. A recent study has found that the phagocytosis rate was enhanced up to 390% with a combination of Aconitum napellus (10−2) and Lachesis (10−2). In India, Lachesis cannot be used below 10-6.
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