Dr Wilhelm Schüssler, a German physician, discovered tissue salts. He prepared the salts using a process known as trituration and this makes it easy for the body to absorb the salts, which means they are effective even when taken in small doses. Tissue salts can be used by anyone even pregnant women and the elderly.
Calc Flour – No 1
Will restore tissue elasticity and maintain elasticity of connective tissue. It is used for cracked or hard skin, stretch marks and for those who have a tendency to get varicose veins or haemorrhoids.
Calc Phos – No 2
This is a blood and bone tonic and aids in metabolising nutrients for the promotion of healthy blood and bones and is used for bone injuries, helps with a quicker recovery after illness and for those who are lethargic.
Calc Sulph – No 3
No 3 is a blood and tissue cleaner and aids in removing waste products from your blood and to assist in drying up weeping sores. It is useful for slow healing sores, weeping wounds and pimples that have a discharge.
Ferrum Phos – No 4
No 4 is a biochemical first aid remedy and can be used at the start of an inflammatory condition which includes redness, heat, pain and or swelling such as tonsillitis and earache. It can also be used for colds, fever, anaemia, haemorrhoids, incontinence and pain associated with menstruation.
Kali Mur – No 5
No 5 is useful for coughs, colds, sinusitis and most conditions that present with a white or grey secretion and a stuffy feeling in your head, leaving you clear headed enough to enjoy betting sites online. It can also be used for ear infections and conditions that have a thick white discharge and can also be used in treating things like eczema and psoriasis.
Kali Phos – No 6
Kali Phos is a biochemical nerve nutrient and can be used for a wide variety of nervous ailments such as anxiety, nervous exhaustion, depression, tension headaches, neuralgia, neural pain and fatigue caused by nervousness.
Kali Sulph – No 7
These tissue salts can be used for maintaining healthy skin, hair and mucous membranes and is especially helpful in treating dandruff, dry scalp and balding. Kali Sulph is used for conditions presenting with a yellow discharge including colds, bronchial asthma, eczema and seborrhoea.
Mag Phos – No 8
An anti-spasmodic it can be used to treat cramps, spasms, shooting or darting pain, neuralgia, cramps and headaches.
Nat Mur – No 9
Nat Mur is useful in treating water imbalances and extreme tiredness and is used for conditions like diarrhoea, runny nose as well as mild depression and lethargy. Water imbalances in the body can cause headaches, insomnia, drowsiness and a bad memory.
Nat Phos – No 10
For any conditions associated with excess acid like heartburn, acid indigestion, arthritis and gout.
Nat Sulph – No 11
Aids in elimination of excess fluid in the body and is useful for nausea and liver ailments such as hepatitis, gout, flatulence, jaundice, arthritis and rheumatism.
Silicea – Number 12
This salt is a biochemical remedy for conditions like boils, styes, bad odour (perspiration, smelly feet), pimples and abscesses. It is also useful for malnutrition, fatigue and trembling.