Equisetum Hyemale is an efficient remedy
for bedwetting in children. This remedy is being used by many
Homoeopaths and the efficacy is strongly spoken “Equisetum
Hymale in Mother tincture works well, 5 to10 drops thrice daily
benefit the patients along with the constitutional Remedy”.
Bedwetting is the most common childhood urologic
complaint and one of the most common pediatric-health issues.
Bedwetting is just a developmental delay, an emotional problem
or physical illness. Only a small percentage bedwetting is frequently
associated with a family history of the condition. Constipation
in children also leads to pressure effect on the urinary bladder,
which reciprocate the bed wetting in some patients
The strongest indications of Equisetum Hyemale
for its use in homeopathy. Entries on a white background are
from Boericke's Materia Medica, Principal action on the bladder.
A remedy for enuresis and dysuria. The children will report
bedwetting with dreams or night mares.
hyemale called as rough horsetail , is a species of horsetail
native to moist forests, forest edges and stream banks,
swamps and fens throughout the Holarctic Kingdom. Boiled
and dried Equisetum hyemale is used as traditional polishing
material like fine grit sandpaper in Japan.Some Plateau
Indian tribes boiled the stalks to produce a drink used
as a diuretic and to treat venereal diseases.
Some times the children may report Urinary
tract infection. Equisetum Hymale patients have dysuria with
dull pain and feeling of fullness in bladder which gives moderate
cystitis. The patients have ineffectual urging severe pain at
the close of urination. He recommends tincture to sixth potency.
A decoction, teaspoonful doses, or the tincture in hot water.
H.C.Allen in his Key notes additionally quotes the symptoms
as “Profuse, large quantity of Urination”
Medorrhinum children also pass enormous urine which is an effect
of cold or heat, overplay. They present some sycotic complaints
When the child presents slow in learning
to walk developmental delay can be suspected. Most of the children
respond to causticum in higher potencies. Another common cause
of bedwetting; constipation is a remarkable symptom
Nux Vomica for nervous Children, Belladona for delirious children,
Mag Phos for the effects of cathetrisation also calls along