Epigea repens, Trailing Arbutus.
Chronic cystitis, with dysuria; tenesmus after micturition; muco-pus and uric-acid deposit, gravel, renal calculi. Fine sand in urine of a brown color. Burning in neck of bladder whilst urinating and tenesmus afterward. Pyelitis, incontinence of urine. Croaking noise and rumbling in bowels.
Relationship.--Compare: Uva, Chimaph, Lyc; Pareira. Epigea contains Arbutin, also Formic acid.
Dose.--Tincture in 5-drop doses every three hours.
Boericke's Materia Medica, 1901, was written by William Boericke. Excerpt: The Tinctures.