Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Apis Mel in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Burning, stinging, shooting, piercing pains in and about the eyes.
Aching over r. eye extending to r. eyeball.
Twitching of eyeballs.
Cornea thick, having dark, smoky, spots; greyish, smoky, opaque.
Conjunctiva reddened, chemosed, lids everted.
Sensation of mucus in the eyes.
Itching in eyes and lachrymation.
Weakness of the eyes, with pain, photophobia, and increased secretions.
Agglutination of the lids.
OEdematous swelling of eyelids; bags under eyes; upper lids hang over like sacs.
Styes with stinging pains; smoky darkness before the eyes.≡ more ...