Baptisia Tinctoria is an excellent remedy for dysphagia. Helpful in cases where a person can only consume liquids, and there is gagging at the introduction of solid food. A patient needing Baptisia cannot swallow any solid food because of a constrictive feeling in the throat
Baptisia is rated among the best Homeopathic medicines for typhoid fever with delirium.This medicine is of great help in the delirious stage of typhoid fever when sleep overpowers the person even when talking.
Baptisia Tinctoria therapeutic range of actions as per Boericke Materia Medica
The symptoms of this drug are of an asthenic type, simulating low fevers, septic conditions of the blood, malarial poisoning and extreme prostration. Indescribable sick feeling. Great muscular soreness and putrid phenomena always are present. All the secretions are offensive-breath, stool, urine, sweat, etc. Epidemic influenza. Chronic intestinal toxaemias of children with fetid stools and eructations.
Dose-Tincture, to twelfth attenuation. Has rather short action.
Please note that the dosage of single homoeopathic medicines varies from drug to drug depending upon the condition, age, sensitivity and other things. In some cases they are given as regular doses as 3-5 drops 2-3 times a day whereas in other cases they are given only once in a week, month or even in a longer period.