Dewey gives the common homeopathy remedies for the treatment of After Pains in an easy question-answer format. …

What are the indications for Cimicifuga in After Pains?

When they are very intense; worse about the region of the groin and the patient is sensitive and cannot tolerate them. rheumatic subjects.

When should Caulophyllum be given?

When the labor has been prolonged and the pains are spasmodic across the lower part of abdomen. Also an excellent remedy for false labor pains.

Give another remedy which has been verified in After Pains.


give a few other remedies for After Pains.

Chamomilla, Pulsatilla, ARnica, Crocus, Belladonna and Gelsemium.

Why should after Pains not be checked at once?

After pains are caused by nature’s efforts to expel clots of blood or portions of membranes from the uterus, which are necessary to perfect involution.

W.A. Dewey
Dewey, Willis A. (Willis Alonzo), 1858-1938.
Professor of Materia Medica in the University of Michigan Homeopathic Medical College. Member of American Institute of Homeopathy. In addition to his editoral work he authored or collaborated on: Boericke and Dewey's Twelve Tissue Remedies, Essentials of Homeopathic Materia Medica, Essentials of Homeopathic Therapeutics and Practical Homeopathic Therapeutics.