Terebinthina is mostly known in homoeopathy for its use in cases of
For the homoeopath, after a careful repertorization, there propably
exists no doubt about his choice.
But for us, pharmacists, it is not so easy, because Terebinthina is
one of the so many drugs whose origen and/or method of preparation
changed over the years in the different homoeopathic pharmacopoeias.
The mean objective of this paper is to explain all the difficulties
we encounter if we want to prepare Terebinthina according to the
Materia Medica the homoeopaths use for their prescription.