Author: Jan Scholten
633.54.08 Ruscus aculeatus
English: Butcher's broom.
Content: ruscine, ruscoside, ruscogenine.
Fear: death, old age; loss of vitality, < sexuality.
Lungs: phlegm in chest; breathing difficult.
Heart: veins, stasis in pelvis and legs, capillary fragility; vasculary protector; arteriosclerosis; varicose veins.
Abdomen: liver; jaundice.
Rectum: constipation; piles; haemorrhoids.
Urinary: urine scanty, gravel and stone, urination painful, dribbling.
Female: menses complaints, suppressed, obstructed.
Limbs: heavy, oedema, legs, unable to walk; cramps legs; claudicatio; varicose veins, thrombosis, thrombophlebitis; broken bones of a joint; varicose veins, < pregnancy.