Major animal remedies

this small but important component of the homeopathic materia medica includes remedies made from animals, insects, animal products or secretions, and sterilized bacteria taken from diseased tissue. the major animal-based remedies are featured in this section.

Apis mellifera

APIS

KEY SYMPTOMS burning, stinging pains

• swelling of affected areas • allergic reactions

• anxious restlessness • jealousy

A 9,000-year-old cave painting depicting a figure taking honey from a hive is the oldest record of our relationship with the honey bee. Bees provide us with more than just honey, however: beeswax is refined and used in ointments and polishes; propolis (a resin collected by bees from tree buds) is used medicinally; and royal jelly is taken as a nutritional supplement. The homeopathic remedy, proved in 1852 by Dr. Frederick Humphries is often used to treat insect bites and stings.

Bee's hairy coat picks up and transports pollen from flowers

HONEY BEE Carried only by the female bee, the stinger can cause constriction of the airways or even collapse in people who are allergic to its poison.

Bee's hairy coat picks up and transports pollen from flowers

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