Cataria nepeta, Catnip.
Children's remedy for Colic, also for nervous headache and hysteria, abdominal complaints, pain, flexing of thighs, twisting of body, crying. Similar to chamomilla and magnes phosph.
Dose.--5 to 10 drops of the tincture.
Boericke's Materia Medica, 1901, was written by William Boericke. Excerpt: The Tinctures.