Resources: Diseases I Medicine I Herbs I Drug Interactions
description & usage
Gold is free elemental state is a metallic poison, when injected. But a calx of gold is medicinal. Preparations containing gold are considered nervine tonic, aphrodisiac, alterative and emmenagogue. When given in poisonous over doses, causes gastro enteritis and convulsive cramps. Colloidal gold is a reputed remedy in lumbago.