Agnus CastusAGNUS CASTUS 

(The Chaste Tree

Agnus castus targets the sexual organs as its primary point of influence on the organism. It diminishes sexual vitality, aligning with mental despondency and a decrease in nervous energy. This unique impact is evident in both genders, with a more pronounced effect observed in men, leading to premature aging due to the misuse of sexual power. History of recurrent gonorrhea. A key solution for sprains and strains. Persistent gnawing itch in various areas, particularly the eyes. Tachycardia induced by tobacco in neurotic young men.

Mind: Sexual melancholy. Fear of impending death. Melancholy accompanied by a sense of swift demise. Preoccupied, forgetful, lacking in courage. Smell illusions of herings and musk. Nervous despair and mental apprehensions.

Eyes: Dilated pupils (Bell.). Itchiness around the eyes; sensitivity to light.

Nose: Fragrance resembling hering or musk. Ache on the dorsum, alleviated by pressure.

Abdomen: Enlarged spleen, tender to touch. Soft stools, retracting, hard to expel. Deep anal fissures. Nausea with a feeling of downward pressure on the intestines; seeking abdominal support (ascites).

Male: Yellow discharge from the urethra (gonorrhea). Absence of erections. Impotence. Cold, relaxed genitalia. Lack of desire (Sel., Con., Sabal). Scanty emission without ejaculation. Loss of prostatic fluid during straining (prostatorrhea). Gleety discharge. Testicles, cold, swollen, hard, and painful (orchitis).

Female: Scanty menstruation. Aversion to sexual intercourse. Genital laxity, accompanied by leucorrhea. Agalactia; coupled with sadness. Sterility. Yellow-stained leucorrhea; transparent. Hysterical palpitations with nosebleeds.

Relationship: Compare: Camph., Lyc., Ph-ac., Sel. Dose: First to sixth potency. Agnus Castus



  1.  Agnus CastusGeneral Impact on Sexual Organs:

    • Diminished sexual vitality
    • Mental despondency
    • Decrease in nervous energy
  2. Gender-Specific Effects, More Pronounced in Men:

    • Premature aging due to misuse of sexual power
  3. Medical History:

    • History of repeated gonorrhea
  4. Other Medical Applications:

    • Prominent remedy for sprains and strains
    • Gnawing itching, especially around the eyes
    • Tachycardia caused by tobacco in neurotic young men
  5. Mental and Emotional Symptoms:

    • Sexual melancholy
    • Fear of death
    • Melancholy with a sense of impending death
    • Absentmindedness, forgetfulness, lack of courage
    • Smell illusions of herings and musk
    • Nervous depression and mental forebodings
  6. Eye Symptoms:

    • Dilated pupils
    • Itching around the eyes
    • Photophobia (sensitivity to light)
  7. Nose Symptoms:

    • Odor of hering or musk
    • Aching on the dorsum, relieved by pressure
  8. Abdominal Symptoms:

    • Splenomegaly (enlarged spleen), spleen swollen and sore
    • Soft stools, retracting, difficult to expel
    • Deep fissures in the anus
    • Nausea with sensation as if intestines were pressed downwards; desires support for bowels (ascites)
  9. Male Symptoms:

    • Yellow discharge from urethra (gonorrhea)
    • No erections
    • Impotence
    • Cold, relaxed genitalia
    • Lack of desire
    • Scanty emission without ejaculation
    • Loss of prostatic fluid on straining (prostatorrhea)
    • Gleety discharge
    • Testicles cold, swollen, hard, and painful (orchitis)
  10. Female Symptoms:

    • Scanty menses
    • Aversion to sexual intercourse
    • Relaxation of genitals, with leucorrhea
    • Agalactia; coupled with sadness
    • Sterility
    • Leucorrhea staining yellow; transparent
    • Hysterical palpitation with epistaxis (nosebleeds)

selection of the potency

  1. Individualization:

    • Homeopathy is based on the principle of treating the individual, not just the disease. The unique symptoms and characteristics of the person are crucial in determining the most suitable potency.
  2. Intensity of Symptoms:

    • The intensity of the symptoms guides the choice of potency. If the symptoms are intense and acute, a lower potency (e.g., 6C, 30C) might be considered. For chronic conditions with less intensity, higher potencies (e.g., 200C, 1M) may be appropriate.
  3. Sensitivity of the Patient:

    • Some individuals are more sensitive to homeopathic remedies, while others may require higher potencies. The practitioner considers the patient’s sensitivity when selecting the potency.
  4. Acute vs. Chronic Conditions:

    • Lower potencies are often used for acute conditions, while higher potencies may be considered for chronic or long-standing issues.
  5. Previous Response to Potencies:

    • The patient’s response to previous homeopathic treatments helps guide the choice of potency. If a particular potency has been effective in the past, it may be repeated or adjusted as needed.
  6. Vital Force and Susceptibility:

    • Homeopathy views illness as a disturbance in the vital force. The practitioner assesses the patient’s overall vitality and susceptibility to determine the appropriate potency.
  7. Aggravation or Amelioration:

    • The direction of the symptom response (aggravation or amelioration) after taking a remedy can influence the choice of potency.
  8. Miasmatic Considerations:

    • In classical homeopathy, the concept of miasms (inherited disease tendencies) is considered. The practitioner take this into account when selecting the potency.
  9. Practitioner Experience:

    • The experience and preference of the homeopathic practitioner play a role. Some practitioners may have success with certain potencies based on their clinical experience.


  • Do not exceed the recommended dose by physician
  • Keep out of the reach of children
  • Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight
  • Maintain half an hour gap between food/drink/any other medicines and homoeopathic medicine
  • Avoid any strong smell in the mouth while taking medicine e.g. camphor, garlic, onion, coffee, hing

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