Also known as
Filix Mas(Mother Tincture)
Tincture of fresh root, or fresh root grated.
Common Name: Male Fern, Filix Aspidum
Causes & Symptoms for Filix Mas
It is a main indicated remedy for worms, and used to relieve constipation and kill stomach worms.
Worm colic, with itching of nose, pale face, blue rings around eyes
Inflammations of lymphatic glands
Mind and Head
Irritable and cross with complaints of vertigo is an indication of Filix Mas
Eyes, ear, nose
In atrophy of the optic nerve leading to vision complaints is relieved with Filix Mas.
Itching of nose.
Pale face with blue rings round eyes
Stomach and abdomen
Gnawing-pain; worse eating sweets with diarrhoea and vomiting is an indication for Filix Mas
Flatulence, pinching pain in the stomach, bloated abdomen is relieved with Filix Mas
A feeling of nausea, abdomen became painfully distended with colicky pains.
Stool and Anus
A remedy for worm symptoms, especially with constipation, indicates Filix Mas.
Pain and tenesmus of bladder with copious and frequent emission of urine with intense pain is an indication of Filix Mas.
Menses returned after nearly one week’s absence, continued profusely for three weeks.
Great feeling of weakness, trembling, cramp-like feelings in hands and feet.
The best time to give Filix Mas for expulsion of tapeworm is in the summer.
Side effects of Filix Mas
There are no such side effects. But every medicine should be taken following the rules as given.
It is safe to take the medicine even if you are on other mode of medication like allopathy medicines, ayurvedic etc.
Homeopathic medicines never interfere with the action of other medicines.
Dosage and rules while taking Filix Mas
Take 10 drops in half cup of water three times a day.
We recommend you to take under physicians guidance.
Precautions while taking Filix Mas
Always keep a gap of 15 minutes before or after meals when you take medicine.
If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a homeopathic practitioner before use.
Avoid eating tobacco or drinking alcohol during the course of medication.