Dr.Reckeweg R23 drops are popularly used to treat skin itching and rashes through a proprietary blend of several homeopathic herbs (available in drops). It has key Ingredients like apis mellifica, arsen album etc that acts on chronic and acute eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed with blisters which cause itching and bleeding). It is also indicated for pimples, herpes (group of virus diseases caused by herpes viruses, affecting the skin with blisters), eschar (dry, dark scab or falling away of dead skin) and rashes.
Indications: Acute and chronic eczema, pimples, herpes, rashes, eschar.
Mode of Action of Main Ingredients
Apis mellifica: Oedematous and erysipelatous circumscribed swelling, stabbing inflammation of serous coat, itching dermatosis.
Arsen. alb: Dryness of the skin with formation of scales, eczema with formation of blisters turning into pustules and eschar. Dandruff. Thick, scaly eczema of scalp with stinking pus.
Rhus Tox: Erysipelatous skin, formation of reddish blisters. Erythema turning rapidly into blisters, often accompanied by oedema. Formation of pus and eschar. Skin around eczema is red and inflamed.
Sulfur: Rashes, acne, pustules healing slowly. Sulfur is very effective, when the eczema has been suppressed by salves.
Dosage: In the morning and evening 10-15 drops in some water for a longer period of time.
Remarks: In chronic eczema constitutional improvements may be achieved by adding R 21 daily 10-15 drops. To improve immune response: additionally R 26. In scarlet fever and infections accompanied by skin changes: see R 1. In herpes zoster: see R 68. In psoriasis: see R 65. In craddle cap: compare R 34. In measles: see R 62.