Lac Defloratum in homeopathy: properties, benefits and uses (all you need to know)

What is lac defloratum?

Like all homeopathic remedies from the “milk remedies” group, Lac defloratum is used to treat allergies. It is specifically aimed at patients with hypersensitivity to cow’s milk and their diverse symptoms such as neurodermatitis, digestive disorders, headaches and respiratory diseases.

The area of ​​application is aimed more at female than at male patients. The drug should continue to achieve good results in diabetes.

Leading symptoms

  • Frontal headache with chills, nausea, vomiting
  • Aversion, intolerance to milk
  • Consequences of lack of sleep
  • Persistent vomiting during pregnancy
  • Constipation with very hard stools, painful bowel movements

Information about the agent

How do you recognize patients who need Lac defloratum?

The remedy picture of Lac defloratum depicts an indecisive, anxious patient who is afraid of wrongdoing. One tends to long for recognition and belonging, to flee from arguments, instead to be self-sacrificing and annoyed about it. Your own needs are put in the background, you feel worthless, exhausted, depressed, listless. Especially mothers who once lacked parental love and are now ambitious to offer their child a better home are affected by these symptoms.

In stressful situations, flatulence and constipation, headaches, dizziness, lack of concentration and a reduction to the loss of sensory impressions occur. One thinks about dying and possible suicide. Overall, the mental image of a mentally congested patient emerges who cannot get out of his skin.
Physically, patients suffer from nausea, constipation and migraines. They are constantly cold, hate cold objects. You feel constant thirst. There is cramping stomach pain with vomiting, hard stools, scabby rashes in the corners of the mouth. Female patients report brownish discharge and delayed menstrual periods.

Babies / toddlers develop hypersensitivity to milk or milk products very early on, which manifests itself in digestive disorders, colic and skin rashes.


Lac defloratum is indicated for all typical symptoms that are ameliorated or worsened by the following modalities:


  • Pressure on the affected parts of the body
  • quiet
  • warmth
  • Enough sleep


  • exercise and physical exertion
  • Noise
  • Influence of light, artificial light
  • during menstruation

What are typical areas of application for Lac defloratum?

  • gas
  • aphthous ulcers
  • headache
  • sleep disorders
  • dizziness
  • Gastrointestinal complaints

Areas of application in detail


Distended abdomen and colic, especially in infants and young children. Loud, persistent discharge of wind, sometimes with small admixture of stool.

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

Headache migraine

Occurs after a restless night in connection with postural vertigo. Finger and toe tips are frozen, your whole body is freezing. Also violent thirst and strong urge to urinate. This may contain sugar.
It can lead to great anxiety, delusions and crying fits. The eyes hurt and tear.

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

Menstrual cramps

Bleeding is late, very light, thin, and either very light or very dark. The delay occurs due to cold hands. It hurts in the region of the left ovary, as if there were a wound there. Burning pain in the lower back and groin that extends into the thighs causing numbness on the outside. Neck and upper back press as if under a heavy load.

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


Blisters in the mouth (aphtha), itchy at the corners of the mouth and in the genital area. Strong burning after scratching. Also for neurodermatitis and other dermatoses in infants and small children that can be traced back to milk intolerance.

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

Sleep disorders

Frequent waking up with sweats. You grind your teeth. Vivid dreams of being eaten, bitten, hit, or followed in a life-threatening manner. During the day one is imbalanced, restless, irritable, has a headache. The whole body feels dull and wrinkled.

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

Dizziness (vertigo)

Recurring vertigo when standing up, opening your eyes, stretching, or turning your head. You have the feeling of tilting to the right.

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

Nausea and vomiting

After spasmodic stomach pains, one throws up what has just been eaten or bitter bile when vomiting on an empty stomach. Then headache, dizziness and a feeling of physical emptiness. Typical morning sickness. You taste rancid milk.

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


The stool slides back into the intestines and cannot be passed despite intensive straining. This can lead to anus bleeding.

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

Application information

Dosage form of Lac defloratum

One gives globules, alternatively tablets, in low potency (D6 or D12).

Lac defloratum dosage

In the case of insomnia, take 5 globules of Lac defloratum 6X shortly before going to sleep or before getting up for headaches and dizziness.

5 globules D12 before meals are recommended for nausea and stomach pain caused by eating.

Breastfeeding mothers take three globules D6 before breastfeeding.

A constitutional therapy with higher potencies and infrequent dosing frequency is best determined in a therapy plan prepared by a homeopath. If necessary, laboratory diagnostics can be helpful. Expert advice is also advisable in the therapy of children.

Lac defloratum in pregnancy

Lac defloratum has proven itself in early pregnancy for morning sickness, fasting bile vomiting and vomiting after eating. Towards the end of pregnancy, after childbirth and during breastfeeding, the agent promotes and regulates the flow of milk.

Side Effects of Lac defloratum

When taking Lac defloratum for the first time, slight nausea may temporarily occur. Known allergic symptoms may also experience a short-term intensification. If these symptoms recur regularly after taking the drug, it must be discontinued and an alternative sought. Since Lac defloratum has a positive effect on milk flow, it is not suitable for mothers who are breastfeeding.

If you are diagnosed with lactose intolerance or general intolerance to milk, you should consult a homeopath before starting therapy.

Typical potencies: D6, D12

fabric type: animal, animal secretion


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