They affect the symptoms of constipation of hepatogenic origin.
Carduus marianus: Organotropic relation to the hepato-hiliary system. Main symptoms of the drug picture are a slowing and stasis of the portal circulation. Sensation of fullness in the area of the liver, constipation; stool is hard, dark in small lumps.
Carbo vegetabilis: Organotropic relation to the gastrointestinal’tract and the cardiovascular system. The drug picture is characterized by overall slowing of functions. Sluggish function of the stomach wjth distension of the epigastric region, flatulence, belching.,
Magnesium sulfuricum: Functiotropic relation to the gastrointestinal tract and also to the liver. The main symptom pattern shows, among other things, metabolic weakness of the liver with distension of the abdomen, sensitivity to pressure in the area of the liver and gallbladder, nausea and pressure on the stomach.
Mandragora e radice siccato: Functiotropic relation to the liver and to the gastrointestinal tract. Symptoms of the drug picture include bloating, unnecessary urge to defecate, constipation with hard ball-shaped stool, the sensation of not having finished after defecating.