Mercury in the 2nd house makes the native intelligent selfcentered, destroyer of enemies and cheats. He may be able to provide sufficient happiness to his father. He will be rich. The things represented by Mars and Venus will prove beneficial to him.
Lal Kitab Remedies for Mercury(Budh):
Abstain from eggs meat and liquor.
Association with your sisters in law is harmful.
Keeping sheep, goat and parrots as pets is strictly prohibited.