7 Such concerns are likely to contribute to the increase in complementary and alternative medical (Cam) practices. There is a growing evidence-base supporting the effectiveness of traumeel, alone and in combination with other medicines and/or nonmedicine therapies, in treating acute musculoskeletal injuries. The two herbs are often combined in formulas for hemorrhoids and varicose veins. As the rectal mucosa is highly vascular and absorptive, it is recommended that arnica be used for leg varicosities only, and that other herbs (E. Herbs, however, can trigger side effects and can interact with other herbs, supplements, or medications. The homeopathic herbal active ingredients in the form of tinctures or diluted tinctures subjected to potentization are combined to form an active ingredient mixture. Further, a method of making the homeopathic formulation by mixing the homeopathically prepared herbal active ingredients with a base, preferably a clear gel base. Extraction rate: 1 Ml of extract is equal to about 330 mg of dried herb!