Adonis Vernalis in homeopathy: properties, benefits and uses (all you need to know)

What is Adonis vernalis?

The homeopathic remedy Adonis vernalis is used for nervous and functional heart problems such as cardiac arrhythmia, cardiac asthma and heart defects, as well as for heart symptoms caused by an overactive thyroid gland.

In addition to a calming effect, it also has a diuretic effect, which is used to relieve the strain on the circulatory system and kidneys.

leading symptoms

  • palpitations and shortness of breath
  • Congested veins
  • fatty heart
  • Irregular pulse

information about the agent

How do you recognize patients who need Adonis vernalis?

Adonis people feel chronically tired, listless and unfocused. The heart reacts quickly to excitement, fear or exertion, the pulse is rapid and irregular. The chest region feels warm and oppressed, one breathes heavily and deeply, sweats quickly. The armpit sweat smells stale. The face is red and heated, it tingles.

Patients need to urinate frequently. The amount of urine is small, oily, contains a lot of albumen. One shows edema of the extremities and swollen eyelids, may develop ascites. In the morning, diarrhea and a strong urge to defecate. The left shoulder seems blocked. It hurts stabbing next to the thoracic spine and in the kidney area. When sitting, there is debilitating heaviness in the lower back. Adonis is very sensitive to smells and tends to have bright red nosebleeds that are difficult to stop.

Adonis vernalis adults are often in a bad mood, restless or depressed. Patients perceive the feeling of fear as rising from the stomach.

Adonis vernalis children are anxious, restless and grumpy.


Adonis vernalis is indicated for all typical symptoms that improve or worsen by the following modalities:Improvement:

  • cold
  • To lie


  • full moon
  • arm raise
  • Move

What are typical areas of application for Adonis vernalis?

  • cardiac insufficiency
  • asthma
  • headache
  • back pain

Areas of application in detail

heart trouble

Rapid pulse with an irregular heartbeat and scary palpitations. The symptoms can be triggered by an underlying disease such as an overactive thyroid gland or heart valve defects. Also for nervous heart problems. You get out of breath quickly. Edema formation due to heart failure. Supports the heart in febrile illnesses.

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


Nervous heart problems in the context of an overactive thyroid gland.

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

application information

Dosage forms of Adonis vernalis

The mother tincture or potencies up to D12 are given. Adonis requires a prescription up to and including D3.

Adonis vernalis dosage

Acute back pain or headaches are treated with Adonis vernalis 6X. The remedy is initially given every half hour until the pain improves. Then the revenue gaps are increased. In this potency, the remedy can be given up to 6 times a day.
Heart failure is treated with Adonis vernalis D12. The remedy is taken once a day.

Adonis vernalis effect

Adonis vernalis acts on the cardiovascular system and the respiratory tract.

Adonis vernalis during pregnancy

The Adonis rose was used in herbal medicine in earlier times to terminate pregnancy. Therefore, the homeopathic Adonis vernalis should only be used by experienced therapists during pregnancy.

Adonis vernalis for the baby

Adonis vernalis is not a typical remedy used to treat babies and children.

Adonis vernalis for dogs, horses and cats

The drug is used in the treatment of pulmonary edema. The animals suffer from shortness of breath and palpitations. Movement improves the symptoms.

Adonis vernalis side effects

Adonis vernalis requires a prescription up to potency D3 due to its toxicity. Side effects are to be expected when taking the drug up to this potency. From the potency D4 there are no observations of side effects. Worsening of symptoms can only occur at the beginning of treatment or if taken too frequently. It should then no longer be taken.

Similar means

Adonis vernalis is an important cardiac remedy. The following homeopathic remedies are similar to Adonis vernalis:


Digitalis is given for heart problems associated with a weak pulse and the formation of edema. Violent palpitations occur even with slight movement.


Crataegus is said to be helpful for a reduced heart rate with dizziness and low blood pressure. Warm interiors aggravate the symptoms. Symptoms go away in fresh air.

Convallaria majalis

Convallaria majalis is mainly used for heart problems caused by smoking cigarettes. Patients suffer from shortness of breath and palpitations with little exertion.

Typical potencies: Adonis vernalis is often used in potencies 6X and 12X.Prescription:Adonis vernalis requires a prescription up to potency D3.

fabric type: poison plant


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