CINNAMON signs and symptoms from the Characteristic Materia Medica by William Burt of the homeopathic medicine CINNAMON …


This remedy belongs to the cerebro-spinal group, and especially affects the motor nervous system. Through this system the sexual organs of women are especially acted upon. It also affects the gastro-intestinal canal.


Menses too early and too profuse, particularly in females troubled with itching of the nose and nightly restlessness, profuse flow of red blood.

Uterine hemorrhage, threatening or following miscarriage, especially if from a strain.–F.

After a false step, or strain in the loins, the chief symptom is a profuse flow of red blood, in abortion.

Uterine hemorrhage after delivery or abortion. DR. P.P.

WELLS uses a few drops of the tincture of cinnamon in water frequently repeated; thinks it is better and safer than Ergot.

This I can most cheerfully coincide with, for I have seen this remedy act like magic in those hemorrhages.

Much flatulence.

Diarrhoea always worse after drinking.

William Burt
William H. Burt, MD
Characteristic materia medica Published 1873
Physiological materia medica, containing all that is known of the physiological action of our remedies; together with their characteristic indications and pharmacology. Published 1881