This remedy is derived from the evergreen shrub Mountain Laurel.
It is a rheumatic remedy and is useful when the pains shift rapidly.
The red-letter symptoms are – PAINS THAT TRAVEL DOWNWARD (Ledum pal is a remedy where the pains travel upwards).
It is also useful in the Fulgurating pains in Locomotor Ataxia.
It is a wonderful remedy in Sciatica. It is useful in cases of neuralgia, when the pains shoot downward with numbness. It is useful in Right Facial Neuralgia.
It is useful when the pains travel from the ulnar nerve down to the index finger. It is also useful in Right sided pains in the Deltoid region.
It is a heart remedy of renown.
It is useful in Deltoid rheumatism, especially of the right side, when the pains occur from the hips to the knees.
This remedy suits persons who are worse from leaning forward, looking down, persons who are worse with motion or in open air.
TIPS FROM THE MASTERS…
I have relieved more case of General Neuralgia with KALMIA than with any other remedy.
It is a wonderful remedy for rheumatism and neuralgias.