Diseases of the Ox’s Skin

Homeopathy Treatment for Diseases of the Ox’s Skin. Find the best homeopathic medicines to treat Diseases of the Ox’s Skin naturally. …


GENERAL [General]

Appear in various forms, such as pimples, cracks, indurations of different parts, scurfy eruptions, &c.

REMEDIES: Sulphur, Mercurius vivus, Arsenicum and Thuja.

Sulphur [Sulph]

Sulphur, both externally and internally, is the principal remedy for all skin diseases.

Dose. For external use, put 100 drops of Sulphur fourth dilution in a quart of water, and wash the affected parts once a day, at the same time ten drops of the solution may be given internally once a day for a week, or ten days, and if there is no improvement, give the next remedy Mercurius vivus in the same way.

Arsenic [Ars]

Arsenicum, if the skin is dry and hard, and covered with a yellowish scurf.

Dose. Six drops or ten globules once a day.

Thuja [Thuj]

Thuja, if the disease is principally situated about the joints, and the skin lies up in folds covered with a hard sort of scurf.

Dose. Six or eight drops once a day.

Thuja, is the best remedy externally and internally; for the external application I generally get the fresh shrub, press the juice out and mix with water, and apply some to the part once a day. Where the plant cannot be obtained, use the strong tincture in the proportion of 20 drops to an ounce of water.

John Rush
John Rush, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, USA. The Handbook of Veterinary Homeopathy, by John Rush, was published in 1854. Originally published in London by Jarrold and Sons. "The Homeopathic Treatment of the Horse, the Ox, the Sheep, the Dog and the Swine."