Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Apis Mel in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Fulness and enlargement of abdomen.
Rumbling in abdomen.
Sickly feeling in abdomen, inclines him to sit quiet.
Violent cutting pains in the abdomen.
Soreness of the bowels and abdominal walls felt when pressing upon them, or sneezing.
Feeling as if intestines were bruised. θ Dysentery. θ Ascites.
Aching, pressive pain in the hypogastrium, with bearing down in the uterus.
Burning, stinging in the bowels.
Peritonitis, with exudation; often with metritis; urine scanty, dark.
Walls of abdomen tense; sensitiveness of ileo-coecal region. θ Typhus.
Violent burning pain under short ribs on both sides.
Sensation of soreness under the ribs.
Obliged to bend forward from a painful contractive feeling in the hypochondria.
Pain in hypochondriac regions, extending upwards.
Burning heat in stomach.
Pit of stomach sensitive; burning as from acidity; irritability of stomach; fulness; pressure aggravates the pains.
Great soreness in the pit of stomach when touched.≡ more ...