Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Apis Mel in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Expression happy, pleasant; of terror; apathetic; features distorted, face dark and much swollen; sunken, pale, sickly.
Face pale; sallow; dark red; swollen, red and hot, with burning and piercing, more right side; oedematous, waxy, pale.
Burning cheeks, with cold feet.
Stinging pain in left malar bone.
Raging, violent pains in the lips, extending to gums and head, finally to the whole body.
Roughness and tension in lips, especially upper.
Upper lip swollen, hot and red.
Lower lip chapped.
Burning in the lips; on the chin.
Bluish lips from asphyxia; constriction of the throat.≡ more ...