Arum Triphyllum in homeopathy: properties, benefits and uses (all you need to know)

What is Arum triphyllum?

Classic homeopaths give Arum triphyllum for inflammation of the upper respiratory tract. These include sinus, throat, tonsil and larynx infections. The consumption root is used when one can no longer speak or only with difficulty.

leading symptoms

  • Sharp secretions
  • Hoarseness from much talking
  • Burning sore throat
  • swollen throat
  • Sore, cracked, bleeding corners of the mouth

information about the agent

How do you recognize patients who need Arum triphyllum?

Affected patients report a chafing, sore or stinging sensation in their throat, throat and nasal passages. They show cracked lips and cheilitis at the corners of the mouth. Discharges from nose and mouth are thin but slimy. The tongue burns, looks like a strawberry, is red, with raised papillae. Nervously irritated, one plucks at the mucous membranes of the nose or compulsively picks the nose until blood comes out. When speaking, the voice cracks as if it breaks, becomes squeaky and thin.

Arum triphyllum -Adults are nervous, chew their fingernails, push their heads against soft objects such as pillows, cushions, rubber mats.

Arum triphyllum – Children are restless, irritable and tossing and turning in bed. They chew their fingernails until their fingers bleed.


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

  • prone position


  • heat
  • early in the morning

What are typical uses for Arum triphyllum?

  • hoarseness
  • sniffles

Areas of application in detail


Voice failure when the larynx is overstrained by talking or singing a lot, also in connection with a dry cough.

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


Corrosive discharges, burning throat and nose, sometimes with nosebleeds. The lips are cracked and cracked.

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

Dosage forms of Arum triphyllum

It should be kept separately. The potencies D3 and D4 have proven themselves, both orally and injected.

Similar means

Arsenicum album

Arum triphyllum and Arsenicum album are similar in the remedy picture for runny noses with burning discharges. Arsenicum album is indicated when the cold gets better with warmth. The time of aggravation of Arsenicum album is not in the afternoon, as in Arum triphyllum, but at night after midnight.

Argentum nitricum

Arum triphyllum and Argentum nitricum can be used in the treatment of hoarseness caused by overwork in speakers or singers . In Argentum nitricum, the mucosa surrounding the vocal cords is swollen and tends to ulcerate. Aggravation in warm rooms and improvement in open air.

Typical potencies: D2 to D4

fabric type: medicinal plant


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