|Standard name||Rheum palmatum|
|Scientific name||Rheum palmatum L. or Rheum officinale L.|
|Other scientific names|
|Common names||Chinese rhubarb; Rhubarb; Rhabarber|
|Substance description||A tincture is made of the dried root; Trituration of the dry root.|
|Distinctness||GROUP (The exact species used in the proving is not being certainly known, see notes.)|
|Classification||Organism – Plantae – Magnoliophyta – Magnoliopsida – Polygonales – Polygonaceae – Rheum|
The remedy you buy from your homeopathic pharmacy may be different from the one used in the provings – it may not work even if properly selected.
Rheum officinale or Rheum palmatum, the exact species yielding it not being certainly known. Clarke, John Henry
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