Claims based on traditional homeopathic practice, not accepted medical evidence. Not FDA evaluated.
The homeopathic remedy Gelsemium is for lethargy, anxiety, surgery, colds, fever, exhaustion, weakness, headache from stress. Incontinence. Diarrhea from emotional excitement. The provings for Gelsemium show that Gelsemium may be beneficial for flu-like symptoms (a major remedy for flu-like symptoms). Symptoms include feeling droopy,drowsy, muscular weakness, dullness, apathy. Modalities:: WORSE damp weather, fog, spring, before a thunderstorm, 10 a.m., when thinking of his ailments. BETTER bending forward, open air, continued motion, stimulants. SOURCE: Boericke Materia Medica