Spanish fly

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Related to cantharis: Cantharis vesicatoria
  • noun

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green beetle of southern Europe

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cantharis for ulcers, hay fever disappears with euphrasia and travel sickness will be helped by taking cocculus.
Cantharis, known as Spanish fly, is made from the crushed, dried Cantharis vesictoria beetle.
Canth: One of the most common burn remedies is cantharis.
A TAKE one Cantharis 30c tablet twice daily, at least 30 minutes before or after eating, and hold it in the mouth for at least a minute before swallowing.
Homeopathic: Use cantharis for severe burns and belladonna for dry, red throbbing skin.