Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Aconite in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Aconite has inflammation of the eyes, with burning and sudden swelling; the lids swell so rapidly that they cannot be opened except with great difficulty, and when they are forced open by seizing the margins of the lids with a pair of forceps drops of hot water will fall out, but no pus.
Aconitum Napellus comes on rapidly from taking cold. Whenever there are inflammations of the mucous surfaces bloody water is apt to flow.
Aconite has an inflammation of the eyes that comes on so suddenly that one wonders how that inflammation came in so short a time.
The eyes take on great swelling without any discharge, or only very watery mucus. The sudden inflammations that come on with thick discharges would never be Aconite
The symptoms that would lead you to give Aconite for affections of the eye are numerous.
Eyes take on sudden inflammation. Congestion of the eye. Blood red appearance of the eye.
Eyes staring, with pupils contracted, "violent aching and inflammation of the deep structures of the ball."≡ more ...