Aletris farinosa

Aletris farinosa homeopathy medicine – drug proving symptoms from Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica by TF Allen, published in 1874. It has contributions from R Hughes, C Hering, C Dunham, and A Lippe….

  Common names: Colic root, Star grass.


Aletris farinosa, L.

Natural order: Haemadoraceae.

Preparation: Tincture from the root.

Excessive nausea, with giddiness, followed by vomiting and


Colic in the hypogastrium.

Pressure in the uterine region.

Premature and profuse menses, with labor-like pains.

TF Allen
Dr. Timothy Field Allen, M.D. ( 1837 - 1902)

Born in 1837in Westminster, Vermont. . He was an orthodox doctor who converted to homeopathy
Dr. Allen compiled the Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica over the course of 10 years.
In 1881 Allen published A Critical Revision of the Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica.