Claims based on traditional homeopathic practice, not accepted medical evidence. Not FDA evaluated.
The homeopathic remedy Ruta Graveolens is for bruised feeling, muscle soreness. Spine and limbs feel bruised. Small of back and loins pain. Legs give out on rising from a chair, hips and thighs so weak. Contraction of fingers. Pain and stiffness in wrists and hands. Ganglia. Sciatica; worse, lying down at night; pain from back down hips and thighs. Hamstrings feel shortened.Tendons sore. Aching pain in tendo-Achilles. Thighs pain when stretching the limbs. Pain in bones of feet and ankles. Great restlessness. This remedy is good for tendons and sprains as well as eyestrain. Eye-strain followed by headache. Eyes red, hot, and painful from sewing or reading fine print. Pressure deep in orbits. Overstrain of ocular muscles. Modalities:: WORSE overexertion; cold air; dampness; lying down; sitting. BETTER lying on back; motion; rubbing; warmth. SOURCE: Boericke Materia Medica