Berberis aquifolium MT is a remedy for the skin, chronic catarrhal affections, and secondary syphilis. Hepatic torpor, lassitude and other evidence of incomplete metamorphosis. It stimulates all glands and improves nutrition. Research reports antibacterial action and benefits in psoriasis. Recent studies have also shown its antifungal, antiradical and antioxidant activities.
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