Acalypha indica in homeopathy: properties, benefits and uses (all you need to know)

What is Acalypha indica?

The homeopathic remedy Acalypha indica has a pronounced effect on the respiratory and digestive tract. It is indicated for bronchitis with a dry, nagging cough. The cough sputum is bloody. Rarely does fever accompany it.

leading symptoms

  • Cough with bloody sputum
  • progressive emaciation

How do you recognize patients who need Acalypha indica?

Patients are extremely weak in the morning but gain strength as the day progresses. Typical for Acalypha indica is weight loss during illness and a pronounced deterioration in the morning.


Acalypha indica is indicated for all typical symptoms that are ameliorated or aggravated by the following modalities:Improvement:

  • not known


  • In the morning

What are typical uses for Acalypha indica?

  • bronchitis
  • gas
  • diarrhea

Areas of application in detail


Loud flatulence combined with spurting diarrhea.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6 

Chest pain with cold and cough

Persistent and severe chest pain in bronchitis. The cough is dry and painful. The sputum is bloody. Burning pains in the throat. worsening in the morning.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6


Diarrhea with burning abdominal pain and cramps. The stool squirts out from under the departure of noisy flatulence. bleeding from the anus. worsening in the morning.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6

application information

Dosage forms of Acalypha indica

Acalypha indica as a homeopathic remedy is used in the form of globules.

Dosage of Acalypha indica

Acalypha indica D6 is usually taken three times a day and in the potency D12 twice a day. It is taken as needed. As soon as the symptoms improve, the dose intervals are increased.

Effect of Acalypha indica

Acalypha indica acts on the respiratory and digestive tracts.

Acalypha indica during pregnancy

Acalypha indica is helpful in pregnancy for spurting diarrhea and bronchitis.

Acalypha indica for the baby

Acalypha indica is not usually used in children and babies.

Acalypha indica for dogs, horses and cats

Acalypha indica is not a common treatment for animal diseases.

Side effects of Acalypha indica

So far there is no evidence of side effects when taking Acalypha indica. At the beginning of the treatment, there may be an initial reaction in the form of an aggravation of the symptoms. The initial reaction usually lasts only a short time and goes away on its own. If the drug is taken too frequently or for too long, a drug reaction can occur in the form of a permanent aggravation.

Similar remedies to Acalypha indica


Acalypha indica and Millefolium show similarities in the drug picture in coughing up blood. With Millefolium, the cough is not as prominent as with Acalypha indica.

Typical potencies: Commonly used potencies of Acalypha indica are 6X and 12X.

fabric type: plant


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