It is known as ‘Bone-set’, from the prompt manner in which it relieves pain in limbs and muscles that accompanies some forms of febrile disease, like malaria and influenza. It acts principally upon the gastro-hepatic organs and bronchial mucous membrane. It is a boon in miasmatic districts, along river, marshes, etc. and in all conditions where there is a great deal of bone-pain. It is also used in sluggishness of all organs and functions. Its effect on herpes, ring-worm, wounds, gout have been reported apart from immune-stimulant.
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