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

What is Scilla?

The homeopathic remedy Scilla has a strong connection to the mucous membranes of the respiratory and digestive tract and to the heart. Scilla is indicated for diseases that develop slowly.

Leading symptoms

  • Hay fever with swollen eyes, sneezing and watery, caustic nasal discharge
  • Cough dry in the evening and with sputum in the morning
  • Lancinating pains in the chest when coughing, when inhaling
  • When you cough or sneeze, you involuntarily pass stool
  • Painless diarrhea
  • Increased amount of urine

Information about the agent

How do you recognize patients who need Scilla?

Adults are already very anxious about small things. You have an aversion to physical and mental work.

So far there is no knowledge about the appearance of Scilla in children.


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


  • Put on
  • quiet


  • Movement
  • breathe in
  • Movement
  • early in the morning

What are typical areas of application for Scilla?

  • Cough
  • Sniffles
  • stomach pain

Areas of application in detail

Heart trouble

Heart failure with edema formation.

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

Cough/ bronchitis

Severe cough with involuntary leakage of urine or stool. Dry cough with rattling breathing. Accompanied by sneezing, watery eyes and a runny nose.

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

Gastrointestinal complaints

Stomach pain, better lying on left side. Great thirst for cold drinks, drunk in small sips. Oppressive feeling in the stomach.

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


Violent sneezing and runny nose. The nasal discharge is caustic and makes the skin around the nose sore.

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

Application information

Dosage forms of Scilla

Scilla is usually prescribed in homeopathy as globules.

Dosing of Scilla

Scilla is usually taken in the 6X potency one to three times a day and in the 12X potency once or twice a day.

Effect of Scilla

Scilla acts on the respiratory, digestive tract and heart.

Scilla during pregnancy

Scilla can be given during pregnancy for influenza infections with the typical symptoms.

Scilla for the baby

Scilla can be given to children for coughs. The most obvious sign is rubbing your face with your hands or fists.

Scilla for dogs, horses and cats

Scilla is given to old animals with a weakened heart.

Side Effects of Scilla

So far, there are no known side effects from taking Scilla. At the beginning of treatment with Scilla, there may be a short-term, temporary worsening of the symptoms. You should then stop taking Scilla.

Similar funds to Scilla

Allium cepa

Scilla and Allium cepa show similarities in the drug picture for colds. With Allium cepa, a runny nose with caustic nasal secretion prevails. Frequent sneezing and reddened and watery eyes are also typical of Allium cepa.

Typical potencies: Scilla is mostly used in the potencies 6X and 12X.

fabric type: plant


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