Homeopathic remedy Urtica Urens drug symptoms and indications from Condensed Materia Medica by Constantine Hering, published in 1877….

      Nettle. NO PROVING. Urticaceae.

Desires Aversions

      Loss of appetite; itching of anus; itching of nose; nocturnal restlessness.

Stool etc.


Intense itching of anus from worms.


      Suppressed; upper body oedematous.

Male Sexual Organs

      Itching and stinging of scrotum.

Female Sexual Organs

      Pruritus vulvae.


      Insufficiency, or entire want of secretion of milk after parturition.

Arrests the flow of milk after weaning.


      Haemoptysis, from violent exertion of lungs.

Upper Limbs

      Continuous pain in right deltoid.

Position etc.

      Exertion :.


      Night :.


      Symptoms recur annually.


      Right :.


      Stinging, burning sensation, in any part.

Contact Injuries etc.

      Rubbing :.


      Nettle-rash: itching and burning of the skin as if scorched; raised, red blotches; fine, stinging points; pale and requires constant rubbing.

Burns involving only the skin; intense burning, itching.

Consequences of suppressed urticaria.

C. Hering
Hering got the degree of M. D. from the University of Wuezburg with highest honours. The theme of his thesis was "De'Medicina Futura" (The medicine of future). Hering left Germany for West Indies and finally arrived at Philadelphia in Jan, 1833. He established a homeopathic school at Allentown, Pennsylvania, commonly known as "Allentown Academy". Soon he became very popular as a physician. He is known as the 'Father of Homeopathy' in America.