The action of Aesculus hippocastanum MT is most marked on the lower bowel, producing engorged haemorrhoidal veins, with characteristic backache, with absence of actual constipation. Much pain but little bleeding. It is also used in torpor and congestion of the liver and portal system, with constipation. Its fruit and barks are antiperiodic. The extract of the leaves is used in whooping cough. Research reports indicate its value in treatment of circulatory venous disturbances. According to an extensive overview of clinical trials of aescin, the active ingredient of this drug, has been shown to be effective in double-blind and other controlled research, supporting its use for venous problems. The positive effect results in part to strengthen capillaries, which leads to a reduction in swelling. There have been research reports from a double-blind trial confirming its effect to reduce symptoms of haemorrhoids.
1. W. Boericke, New Manual of Homoeopathic Materia Medica & Repertory [with Relationship of Remedies], Second Re-Augmented & Revised Edition Based on Ninth Edition, Reprint Edition 2002, B. Jain Publishers, New Delhi.
2. Dr. P. N. Varma, et al., A Compendium of Rare and Clinically Established Mother Tinctures, 4th Edition, Dr. Willmar Schwabe India Pvt. Ltd., A-36, Sector 60, Noida.
What is Aesculus hippocastanum MT?
Aesculus hippocastanum MT is a homoeopathic mother tincture prepared from the Horse chestnut. The use of genuine raw materials, back potency and expensive and purest form of alcohol, namely Extra Neutral Alcohol (ENA) make Schwabe India’s Aesculus hippocastanum MT superior to other dilutions available in the market. Extra Neutral Alcohol guarantees that the dilutions and mother tinctures are free from impurities.
What are uses/benefits of Aesculus hippocastanum MT?
Aesculus hippocastanum MT is indicated in case of venous engorgement, especially portal veins and hemorrhoidal veins, venous stasis, varicose veins, constipation, etc. Depending upon the individualization of case, it is also used for other problems by homoeopathic physicians.
How to use Aesculus hippocastanum MT?
Please note that the dosage of single homoeopathic medicines varies from drug to drug depending upon the condition, age, sensitivity and other things. We strongly recommend that the medication should be taken as per the physician’s advice.
What are side effects of Aesculus hippocastanum MT?
No side effects of Aesculus hippocastanum MT are no known or reported.
What precautions to take before taking Aesculus hippocastanum MT?
Is Aesculus hippocastanum MT suitable for children?
How long should I take Aesculus hippocastanum MT?
To be taken till complaints are relieved or as suggested and prescribed by the physician.
Is it safe to take Aesculus hippocastanum MT during Pregnancy?
Yes. However, as with any other drug, it is better to consult a physician before taking any medicine during pregnancy and lactation.
Manufactured in India by Dr. Willmar Schwabe India Pvt. Ltd. A-36, Sector-60, Uttar Pradesh, Noida – 201304.
Country of Origin: India.
Registered office Address: Dr. Willmar Schwabe India Pvt. Ltd. H-36, Green Park Extension, New Delhi, Pin: 110016.
Expiry: 5 years for the date of manufacturing.