This medicine favourably influences nutrition, and is considered as a tonic. Appetite and digestion improves, mental and physical vigour returns, with gain in weight. It is a useful remedy for neurasthenia, melancholy, nervousness and insomnia. It increases fat, corrects tissue waste. It increases the quality and quantity of milk in nursing mothers. Clinically it favourably influences diabetes insipidus and phosphaturia. Allays vesical irritability of prostatic hypertrophy. Should be given 5 to 10 drops several times a day.