Urtica urens. - small nettle - fresh aerial parts without woody lower branches

From Urtica urens, the small stinging nettle. The homeopathic remedy is made from the fresh plant when it is in flower. As the old rhyme says, a propos of nettles: 'Cut them in June, come back again soon. Cut them in July and you cut them down truly.' Urtica is traditionally used to alleviate conditions accompanied by burning or scalding sensations.

Constitutional Indications
Urtica is especially helpful to people who suffer from gout or high uric acid levels.

Antidoting Substance
Dock leaves

Symptoms Alleviated

The symptoms listed below are alleviated by Urtica. Click on a symptom to find other remedies which alleviate that particular symptom:

Itchy Skin
Touching Aggravates Symptoms
Damp Air Aggravates Symptoms

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Ailments & Diseases Alleviated by Urtica

  Burns & Scalds
  Urticaria (Nettle Rash, Hives)

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