Indicated for Bruised feeling, Muscle soreness, Sprains, Strains. Ruta graveolens is a homeopathic remedy often used for first aid when there has been a sharp blow to a boney surface with resulting bruising and soreness. It is also a remedy to be considered for eye strain. Patients needing this remedy are often worse lying down and from cold, wet weather. This homeopathic remedy is made from an herb often referred to as Common Rue. Active ingredient: Ruta graveolens [HPUS]. Inactive ingredients: Sucrose/lactose pellets.