Are there specific substances that are used for dilution? Can those substances have benefits or on the contrary - be harmful?
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Homeopathic remedies are traditionally diluted by water. As has been mentioned elsewhere on the site, there have been medicine with active ingredients marketed as homeopathic remedies, which could in that case have harmful effects, but strictly homeopathic medicine does not contain anything of the kind.
The most harmful thing you'll get out of truly homeopathic pills is in thinking they'll work, and subsequently miss out on the medication you should be described.
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If we assume that homeopathy and its claims are false, as this answer pertains to we can judge your question based upon what the actual base "diluting" liquid would do you body.
Pure or unfiltered water is safe to consume, as long as if it is impure the trace elements it does contain are not harmful, so don't draw your water near to a chemical waste facility.