Below are the strongest indications of Syphilinum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Utter prostration and debility in the morning. Shifting rheumatic pains. Chronic eruptions and rheumatism. Ichthyosis. Syphilitic affections. Pains from darkness to daylight; decrease and increase gradually. Hereditary tendency to alcoholism. Ulceration of mouth, nose, genitals, skin. Succession of abscesses. BETTER, inland and mountains, during day, moving about slowly. WORSE, at night, sundown to sunrise, seashore, in summer. Relationships Compare: Merc.; KAL. Hyd.; Nit-ac.; Aur.; Alum Dose The highest potencies only, and in infrequent doses.
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while the very dilute homeopathic remedy may help, the raw product is often best avoided.
Entries on a white background are from Boericke's Materia Medica. Entries on a green background are from a reversed Kent's repertory, with some alterations to modernise the language. Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.