Sarcodes and Organotherapy
Sarcodes are used in homeopathic practice successfully
and they act on the different areas of the body.
Sarcodes are homeopathic remedies made from healthy animal
or human tissue or secretions. They are obtained from healthy endocrine or ductless glands or normal secretions of
living human organs and animals. In Greek the term ‘Sarcode’ means
fleshy. Sarcodes can be used in a similar manner to polychrests. In
potency they are referred to as "organ therapy" remedies.
Homeopathic sarcodes include products of animal
glands and endocrine gland as a whole and secretion. Endocrine or ductless
glands are those which produce hormones in the body.
Hormones are quick acting and
only a tiny amount may have a profound effect on metabolism. They are
substances produced by the endocrine glands then secreted into the blood and
carried to all part of the body where they regulate many metabolic functions of
the organism. Hormones are either proteins like insulin or steroids like
cortisone or organic compounds like adrenalin.
Organotherapy is the use of Sarcodes works on the premise that:
Organ therapy is effective in helping the body function in a healthy
The idea of organ therapy was promoted in the 1800's by Dr. Constantine Hering,
an important American Homeopath.
Homeopathy supports the function of the organ by improving absorption
of enzymes and certain nucleic acids lacking in the organ.
A homeopathic gland acts upon its corresponding gland.
Low Potencies such as 6X or 12X stimulate corresponding gland or
organ function and is used for a low functioning gland or organ.
Medium potency 6C is the most frequently used potency because it
balances, supports and regulates corresponding gland or organ function.
Medium high potencies such as 30C or 200C help with over functioning
of the gland or organ.
Adrenal Cortex - made
from the adrenal cortex hormones
Adrenal Cortex offers natural
support for the adrenals.
Use of glands in homeopathic 6X potency stimulates glandular functioning.
The adrenal glands play a crucial role in the immune system and in
various energy cycles in the body.
The adrenal glands are taxed during
stress and illness and that means increased recovery from illness,
pain and inflammation.
The cortex surrounds the adrenal gland and is involved in the communication
and interaction between the hypothalamus, the pituitary gland and the
The Adrenal Cortex controls electrolyte balance which may help with
edema and water retention.
Fatigue, stress and allergies often indicate overworked adrenal glands. When
under stress, the adrenal gland beings to manufacture hormones at an
The adrenal gland synthesizes epinephrine, norepinephrine, and
corticosteroids, which travel to specific target organs designed to counter
The gland, however,
this pace for extended periods of time without depleting its supply
of nutrients and the cells becoming tired.
made from of sheep
- Newborns with vomiting and jaundice or diarrhea,
especially born of mothers who were physically ill during pregnancy
- During pregnancy; eclampsia
in pregnancy with convulsions and edema
- After pregnancy; Diarrhea turning chronic, more
indicated if there is edema and weight loss
- Ailments during dentition
- Malnourished children and failure to thrive as a
- Ailments before menses
- Menstrual dysfunction, dysmenorrhea, fibroid tumors
and ovarian cysts
- Ailments after coition including headaches, cramps,
- Allergic conditions during periods of high metabolic
demand accompanied by edema and angioedema
- Affections of the heart are due to the muscles of the
- Headaches of various causes: wakes up with a headache
- Modalities and Aggravations:
by cold weather or applications as well as aggravation by
Pitutarium postenium - the post position of the pituitary gland of sheep.
Homeopathic Sarcodes Made from Hormones
- a hormone produced by the adrenal glands and may also be
Cortisone - a
steroid hormone secreted by the cortex of the adrenal gland
Adrenocorticotrophin - a hormone secreted by the
which controls the adrenal glands.
Insulin - a
pancreatic hormone that controls sugar metabolism in the body
Pepsin - a digestive
enzyme produced in the stomach, which converts proteins into peptones
- produced from the stomach of hog or pig (secretin).
Homeopathic Sarcodes Made
- Orchitinum - Testicular
- Oophorinum - Ovarian of cow, sheep, pig
- Pancreatinum - from pancreases of beef, containing
- Corpus luteum - from ovaries of pregnant animals
Homeopathic Sarcodes - Other Types
a principle steroid in higher animals, main constituent of gall bladder and
- Fel tauri - fresh ox-gall
- Valpis fe - fresh fox-gall
- Mammary glands- from the glands of the cow and
- Parotidinum- extract of the parotid gland of the
- Ingluvin – gizzard of a fowl
- Lecithin – yolk of egg and animal brain
Homeopathic Remedies for Detox By Organ
for the veins
the right kidney
vulgaris for the left kidney
for the glands
for the spleen
for the liver
for the parotid glands
for the lungs
for the heart
for the pancreas (especially the Islet cells)