Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Apis Mel in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Hands bluish, and inclined to be cold.
OEdema of the hands.
Sensation of numbness in fingers, esp. the tips about the roots of nails.
Panaritium with burning, stinging, and throbbing, very sensitive to touch.
Sensation in the toes and whole foot, as if too large; swollen and stiff.
Legs (ankles) and feet waxy, pale, and oedematous.
Burning in the toes with redness; feet cold.
Suppressed perspiration of the feet.
Numbness and coldness of feet, even paralysis.
Dropsy of limbs in diphtheritic albuminuria.
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