simillimum

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simillimum

(sɪˈmɪlɪməm)
n
(Complementary Medicine) (in homeopathy) the remedy most likely to restore to health
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The premise of homeopathic prescribing is that if the exact remedy or similimum is found and used correctly, the individual will slowly heal on all levels and in all ways.
Here is a presentation of a case of a lady whose gestures and enthusiasm helped in understanding her nature and constitution and who got a favourable response after receiving a similimum.
If the similimum proves to be elusive, or the circumstances don't allow for determining it, there is a number of remedies that may be useful at a "clinical" level, which, while not as effective as the similimum, may still provide a reasonable level of relief.