Dr. Reckeweg R3 Corvosan drops is a German Homeopathic remedy to treat various symptoms of heart disease. It primarily increases the muscular strength of the heart and is well indicated for heart weakness, with a tendency towards swelling (oedema) due to infections. Other cardiac problems like degeneration of the heart tissues leading to weak heart walls (myocardium), attacks (cardia infraction), infection of the inner lining of the heart (endocarditis), low muscle tone resistant to stretch (hypotonia). R3 is also indicated for clots in the heart’s arteries (coronary sclerosis), heart disturbances due to faulty digestive system (gastro-cardiac syndrome)
Indications: Heart insufficiencies of a light to a medium degree, with a tendency towards oedema. Myocardial weakness in cases of valvular heart diseases. Dilatations. Post-infectious myocardial weakness. Degenerative processes of the myocardium, coronary insufficiencies, cardiac infarction, functional irregularities, myo- and endocarditis, hypotonia.
Dosage: According to the weakness of the heart, 3 times daily 10-20-30 drops in some water, at the beginning of the treatment even 4-6 times daily. In case of a strong tendency towards hydropsy, to be taken undiluted. Improvement should follow after several days only. If not, the dose should be increased, and reduced again after improvement to 20 drops, 3 times a day. Even after complete disappearance of the complaints a treatment of 10-15 drops 2-3 times a day should be continued for a longer period of time. Overdosing presents no danger. In the acute weakness of the heart, every 15 to 30 minutes 10-20 drops.