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Acid Formicicum


Information about Dr. Reckeweg Acid Formicicum

Acidum Formicicum Acidum Formicum is also known as formic acid or Formica rufa. Its chemical formula is HCOOH. It occurs in nature in the ants, belonging to the natural order Hymenoptera. It is majorly used as a preservative and as an antibacterial agent for livestock feed.

Acidum Formicum is used in homeopathy mainly to treat conditions such as chronic gout and rheumatism of the joints, tuberculosis, carcinoma, lupus, chronic nephritis, and apoplectic diseases. It is very useful in deterring the growth of polyps. 

Product Origin: Germany

Key uses/benefits:

  • Acidum Formicum in homeopathy is beneficial for sudden, shifting pains and a heavy sensation in the brain.
  • It addresses specific head pains, such as the feeling of a burst bubble in the forehead and pain from the right ear to the back of the head.
  • It also alleviates joint stiffness from overlifting and is suited to chilly constitutions, aiding in halting polyp-like growths.
  • Acidum Formicum Dilution is a versatile homeopathic remedy used for sudden pains and tremors in conditions like gout, arthritis, and osteoarthritis.
  • It enhances muscle strength and resistance to fatigue, making it beneficial for various ailments.



Directions of Use:

  • As directed by your Physician

Safety Information


Safety Information:

  • Read the label carefully before use.
  • Store in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep out of reach of children.

Additional Information

Additional information about Acid Formicicum

The characteristic symptoms are:

In rheumatic cases, the right side is most affected. The pain in the affected area is worse from motion and better from pressure.

In acute outbursts of gout cases the pain is characteristically neuralgic in nature.

Most of the complaints are caused by over lifting.

Acid Formicicum As Per Materia Medica

Head: Vertigo and headache originating from left ear. Ringing and buzzing in ears. Feels as if a bubble burst in forehead. Weak memory. Congestion and stopped-up feeling in nose.

Stomach: Constant pressure in the stomach accompanied by a burning pain. Nausea and vomiting of yellow mucus with headache. Gastric headache.

Abdomen and Stool: Passing of only flatus in the morning followed by sensation of diarrhea. Pain in abdomen before stool, with shuddering from cold.

Respiratory: Hoarseness, with dryness and sore throat. Cough aggravates at night. Cough causes pain in forehead and in chest.

Extremities: Stiffness of extremities. Lower extremities feel weak. Sudden pain with restlessness. Relief in pains after midnight and by rubbing.

Modalities: Worse in cold and by cold washing, in dampness and before a snowstorm. Better by warmth, pressure, rubbing and by combing hair.

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