Alstonia Scholaris

Alstonia Scholaris 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….


Nat. order, Apocynaceae (?), (A large tree growing in India and Malabar). Preparation, From the bark.

Violent purging and cramp in the bowels, vertigo, and general weakness. Lt. Colocynthis D. I’Haste (From the tincture, in water).

Editor of M.H.R. took a part of a grain; it had a bitter taste; induced sharp purging, with considerable pain, uneasiness in the bowels, and great sense of heat and irritation in the lower bowel.

Dysentery,. (Colocynthis D. I’Haste.).

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.