KALIUM CHLORICUMKalium Chloricum ( Kali Chloricum )

(Chlorate of Potassium – KCIO3)


Affects kidneys severely, causing croupous nephritis and hemoglobinuria. Leads to parenchymatous nephritis with stomatitis, acute ulcerative and follicular stomatitis, noma, toxemic conditions in pregnancy (urinary symptoms), chronic nephritis, hepatitis, septicemia, and anemia.

Mouth: Excessive secretion of acrid saliva. Entire mucous membrane is red, swollen, with gray-based ulcers. Swollen tongue (glossitis). Aphthous and gangrenous stomatitis. Bad breath. Mercurial stomatitis (as a mouthwash).

Stomach: Feeling of weight in the epigastric and umbilical regions. Flatulence. Vomiting greenish-black matter (hematemesis).

Rectum: Profuse diarrhea with greenish mucus.

Urinary: Albuminous, scanty, suppressed urine. Hematuria, diuresis, nucleo-albumin and bile, high phosphoric acid, with low total solids.

Skin: Jaundice, itching, miliary or papular eruptions, discolored (chocolate).

Dose: Second to sixth potency. Use cautiously and locally, as it is poisonous.



Excessive acrid saliva
Red, swollen mucous membrane with gray-based ulcers
Swollen tongue (glossitis)
Aphthous and gangrenous stomatitis
Bad breath
Mercurial stomatitis (as a mouthwash)

Feeling of weight in the epigastric and umbilical regions
Vomiting greenish-black matter (hematemesis)

Profuse diarrhea with greenish mucus

Albuminous, scanty, suppressed urine
Nucleo-albumin and bile
High phosphoric acid, low total solids

Miliary or papular eruptions
Discolored (chocolate)

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

Medicine images use for reference only selection of homeopathic medicine depends on the individual’s specific symptoms and overall constitution. Moreover, homeopathy is a holistic system of medicine that treats the individual as a whole. In addition to addressing the physical symptoms, it takes into account the emotional and mental state of the person. Consequently, it’s crucial to consult with a qualified homeopathic practitioner for personalized treatment.
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