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Calcium sulphuricum salt of Dr. Schiessler No. 12

Last reviewed by: Aleksey Portnov , medical expert, on 01.06.2018

Dr. Wilhelm Heinrich Schuessler already in the XIX century founded the theory of treatment with mineral salts, 12 of which he described in his book "Short Treatment" and other scientific publications. He believed that the lack of them in the human body and the imbalance in tissues and cells cause various diseases, which primarily manifest themselves on the skin of the face. His developments have gained special popularity in the last 20 years, and the mineral substances he described acquired the name "Dr. Schüsler's Salt" No. 1-No. 12. Each of them is aimed at a specific disease, determined by the physical and emotional state. Calcium sulphuricum salt of Dr. Schüssler No. 12 (calcium sulfate) promotes the purification of the body, accelerates recovery after purulent processes.

Indications of the calcium sulfuricum of Dr. Schüsler's salt No. 12

Indications for the use of the drug are drug dependence, various purulent abscesses, boils, acne, postoperative period, festering wounds, infertility, chronic rheumatism. With the help of calcium sulfuricum, Dr. Schüssler's salt No. 12 cough, runny nose, and eye infections are treated, accompanied by purulent yellow thick secretions. He is able to help people with such an emotional mood and character traits: a sense of hopelessness, pessimism, lack of creativity, innovation, perceived wishful thinking.

Release form

Form release - white or almost white flat elongated tablets, which shows on one side an impression of "12", on the other - "DHU". One bottle contains 80 pieces, the bottle is placed in a paper box.


Pharmacodynamics of calcium sulphate is a regulatory therapy - the ability to influence metabolic processes, contribute to the restoration of the vital vital functions of the body, increase immunity, accelerate recovery. The mineral accumulates in the body and if its intake is insufficient, digestion or excessive expenditure, the mineral balance is disturbed, it becomes necessary to replenish the substance from the storehouses, which, in the first place, are the liver and bile. Calcium sulfuricum salt of Dr. Schüssler No. 12 plays an important role in preventing the process of depletion of own reserves, restoration, adjustment of a complex system of the human body.   


The pharmacokinetics of the drug is such that, when entering the gastrointestinal tract through the oral cavity, the mineral substance passes through the mucous membrane to the walls of the vessels, then into the blood and spreads through all organs, reaching the foci of pathology and replenishing the lack of mineral. In order not to waste energy on the absorption process, the substance is strongly diluted, in this case the concentration is exactly the one recommended.

Use of the calcium sulfuricum of Dr. Schüsler's salt No. 12 during pregnancy

Use during pregnancy is possible after consultation with a doctor.


Contraindications to the use of the drug is an allergy to the main or auxiliary substance. Since it contains wheat starch, people suffering from intolerance to this plant should not resort to salt. 

Side effects of the calcium sulfuricum of Dr. Schüsler's salt No. 12

Possible side effects in case of allergic reaction of the component or lactose intolerance, which is also present in the preparation.

Dosing and administration

The way of application and dose is determined individually, otherwise it is necessary to follow the instructions attached to the drug. Age restrictions do not exist. Often homoeopaths prescribe joint treatment with several salts, in the case of children it is worth giving preference to a one-component method. The acute course of the disease requires an increase in the frequency of taking tablets in half compared with the chronic condition. The tablet is placed under the tongue half an hour before or after eating and slowly dissolves until completely dissolved. With a long course of symptoms, these daily doses are prescribed, depending on the age:

  • up to 5 years: 1 piece, dissolved in 100ml of water, distributed to 15ml for each of the three methods, toddlers up to a year - in 2 receptions;
  • 6-11 years: a tablet 1-2 times;
  • after 12 years: one piece 1-3 times.


Overdosage of calcium sulfuricum salt of Dr. Schüsler No. 12 was not observed.

Interactions with other drugs

Interactions with other drugs have not been identified.

Storage conditions

The drug does not require special storage conditions, except that it is not possible to reach the reach of small children. 

Shelf life

5 years.

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To simplify the perception of information, this instruction for use of the drug "Calcium sulphuricum salt of Dr. Schiessler No. 12" translated and presented in a special form on the basis of the official instructions for medical use of the drug. Before use read the annotation that came directly to medicines.

Description provided for informational purposes and is not a guide to self-healing. The need for this drug, the purpose of the treatment regimen, methods and dose of the drug is determined solely by the attending physician. Self-medication is dangerous for your health.

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