Acalypha Indica

Acalypha Indica signs and symptoms of the homeopathy medicine from the Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica by J.H. Clarke. Find out for which conditions and symptoms Acalypha Indica is used…

      Cupameni. Indian acalypha. (East Indies) *N. O. Euphorbiaceae. Tincture of fresh plant.


Cough. Diarrhoea. Flatulence. Haemoptysis.


The chief employment of this Euphorbian has been in violent dry cough followed by bloody expectoration. Expectoration of pure blood in the morning, and dark clotted blood in the evening. Cough most violent at night. Dullness of chest on percussion, constant severe pain in chest. Progressive emaciation. A proving by several Indian physicians has brought out a number of symptoms in the alimentary tracts characterized by: burning, sense of weight at stomach, flatulence, and sputtering diarrhoea.


*Compare: Mercurialis; Mancin., and other Euphorbians. Hamamelis, Ipecac., Millefol., Phosphorus, Aco.

John Henry Clarke
John Henry Clarke MD (1853 – November 24, 1931 was a prominent English classical homeopath. Dr. Clarke was a busy practitioner. As a physician he not only had his own clinic in Piccadilly, London, but he also was a consultant at the London Homeopathic Hospital and researched into new remedies — nosodes. For many years, he was the editor of The Homeopathic World. He wrote many books, his best known were Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica and Repertory of Materia Medica