ADVANTAGES OF LM POTENCY
Dr. Srikanta Choudhury, M.D. (Hom)
LM potency is the latest therapeutic system of the homoeopathy. It may helps to the practitioner with bellow ways :
i. LM potencies have the advantage of being the most gentle of the all the ways of doing homoeopathy. ‘Ideal of cure’ only can be
materialized with this potency.
ii. LM potency is the most flexible of all the ways of doing homoeopathy. We can adjust the dose easily to individualized the dosage for the
iii. This potency is best for treating hypersensitive people who prove all the remedies.
iv. It is also the best for treating chronic diseases, severe pathologies and miasms, especially the active miasms with discharges and hyper- allergic reactions.
v. Highest development of power. In this new method of dynamization, the material part of the medicinal substance decreased more but
grinding, pounding and succussion etc have been also increased much more times. Hence, the latent and indwelling essence of the material
substances develops to its fullest extend in this way. Hahnemann says, “highest development of power and mildest in action.”
vi. Medicines of LM potency is milder in reaction. It can be safely administered even in most fatal cases without fear of dangerous and violent
vii. Frequent repetition is permissible for even long lasting remedies. It can be repeated if and when necessary. Even the medicines of long-
continued action may be administered safely.
viii. May be applied through olfactory method. For avoiding medicinal aggravation LM potency may applied through olfaction.
ix. Least amenable to antidotes. This potency renders full freedom to both the physician and the patient from the tyranny of centesimal potency. If
the selection found to be wrong, a new well-selected medicine may be administered without antidoting previous one.
x. The course of treatment can be minimized to half, quarter or even more less then that of Centesimal potency. It cures both acute
and chronic patient surprisingly within quickest possible time.
xi. Can face boldly any challenge with the other school of medicines.