Substances & Homeopatic Remedies

Rhus venenata

Requests: If you need specific information on this remedy - e.g. a proving or a case info on toxicology or whatsoever, please post a message in the Request area www.homeovision.org/forum/ so that all users may contribute.

British Homoeopathic Journal, vol. 70, no. 04, Oct, 1981, page no. 179-182 (Reference Works)

Species List. 2001. Species List for Family:Anacardiaceae.  [On-line map]. Available: http://sdg.ag.uidaho.edu/rapid/ANACARDI.html  [2001, November 5].

Hauser, Susan Carol. 1996. Nature's Revenge. New York, New York. Lyons & Burford Publishing Co.

Hauser, Susan Carol. 2001. Outwitting Poison Ivy: How to Treat the Effects of Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, and Poison Sumac--For Hikers, Campers, Gardeners, and Anyone Else Who Spends Time in the Outdoors. [Book Online]. Available: http://www.intraart.com /hauser/nrexcerpt.htm. [2001, October 6].

Garner, Lisa A.. 1999. "Poison Ivy, Oak, and Sumac Dermatitis--Identification, Treatment, and Prevention." The Physician and Sports Medicine Journal. 33-34 41-43.

Brooks, Bill. The Toxicodendrons: Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, and Poison Sumac. [Online]. Available: http://nac.tamu.edu/x075bb/caddo/frameidx.html. [2001, October 5].

Arriola, Edgar R. and Plee, Nancy. 1999. "Poison ivy, oak, and sumac dermatitis." Western Journal of Medicine v171 no5/6; 354-355.

Light, Jan LPN, Marks, James G. Jr. MD, and Williams, Judith V. MD. "Individual Variations in ALlergic Contact Dermatitis From Urushiol". Archives of Dermatology. v135(8):17033-0850.

Armstrong, W.P. and Epstein, W.L. 1995. "More Than Just Scratching The Surface." Herbalgram (American Botanical Council). v34: 36-42.

http://bss.sfsu.edu/geog/bholzman/courses/Fall01%20projects/poisonoakfinalwebsite.htm  [San Francisco State University Department of Geography - The Biogeography of  Toxicodendron diversilobum  or
Western poison oak -  Emily Meriam student in Geography 316, Fall 2001] - lots of information on toxicology etc


For images of the Anacardiaceae: http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/imaxxana.htm
For drawing image:  http://caliban.mpiz-koeln.mpg.de/~stueber/dippel/band2/174.html


For information on how to recognise Rhus venenata / what to do for the rash etc:
http://www.ibiblio.org/herbmed/faqs/textfiles/mediherb.txt


Pictures:

Picture 1  http://www.geocities.com/RodeoDrive/Mall/4992/poison_sumac.html  [Photo by Dan Skean, June 1990]
Picture 2  http://www.geocities.com/RodeoDrive/Mall/4992/poisonimages.html  [Inflorescence; Tom S. Cooperrider-Kent Bog, near Kent, Portage County, Ohio - photo: Hugh Wilson]
Picture 3  http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/dcs420/b/hdw12089918s.jpg [Fruit; Jackson Bog, Stark County, Ohio - photo: Hugh Wilson]
Picture 4  http://www.forestry.auburn.edu/samuelson/dendrology/images/anacardiaceae/pois_sumac_flw1.jpg
Picture 5  http://www.forestry.auburn.edu/samuelson/dendrology/images/anacardiaceae/pois_sumac_L1.jpg
Picture 6  http://www.forestry.auburn.edu/samuelson/dendrology/images/anacardiaceae/pois_sumac_bark1.jpg
Picture 7  http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/dcs420/b/hdw080699112s.jpg
Picture 8  http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/dcs420/b/hdw08069914s.jpg  [Plant in flower; J. Arthur Herrick Fen near Kent, Portage County, Ohio - photo: Hugh Wilson]
Picture 9  http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/dcs420/b/hdw08069915s.jpg  [Plant in flower, close; J. Arthur Herrick Fen near Kent, Portage County, Ohio - photo: Hugh Wilson]
Picture 10  http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/dcs420/b/hdw08069916s.jpg  [Flowers; J. Arthur Herrick Fen near Kent, Portage County, Ohio - photo: Hugh Wilson]