Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Apis Mel in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Paleness of the face,
Paleness of the face; trembling of the hands and feet,
Very pale and seemed ill, but without any swelling (badly stung child),
Paleness of the face, with faintness,
Pallor of the child,
His face grew pale, (E. E. M.).
Red face; wants is bathed,
Her face became red, then purple, (J. P. D.).
The face is red and hot; pain, burning and piercing, and swollen so as to be unrecognizable (not gone after eighteen hours),
The face becomes purple, (Belladonna Bell.).
Livid, blue-reddish color of face (two weeks),
The face is swollen to blindness, and, for a week, he goes about blinking like an owl,
The face swelled so that he could hardly see (after a sting in the face),
Inflammatory swelling of the face; the right eye completely closed, the left eye almost; the cheeks hang down to the breast (after being stung in the right corner of the mouth),
Nose and face swell immediately after being stung in the tip of the nose; continues several days,
Erysipelas of the face; over the whole face light redness, swelling, heat, with burning fever, coated tongue and thirst (in a girl of nine; sixth dilution every two hours),
Nettle-rash in the face,
Burning in the face, with sensation of fulness, as if the bloodvessels were overfilled; very much aggravated when stooping,
Peculiar burning and a heat in the face which he cannot describe; it lasted twenty-four hours, and for more than two weeks left behind a livid, bluish-red color of the face,
Heat of the face, with chilliness,
Sensation as if face would swell, left side, especially about the eye (after one hour),
Prickling in the face,
Burning cheeks, with cold feet,
Red stripes down from the nose across the cheeks,
Ulcer on the cheek, lasting three months,
Heat of the cheeks and hands,
Stinging pain in the left malar bone (fourth week),
Running as of an insect over the cheek,
Dark streak along the vermilion border of the lips; they are rough, cracked, and peel off (second day), (sixth dilution), (etc.).
Swelling of the lips, and sensation as of swelling for several days; then a fine eruption about the lips, and dryness and desquamation of the lower lip (sixth dilution), (and others).
Lips swollen and everted,
Swelling of the lips and tongue, after being stung in the temples,
The upper lip as much swollen as if it were turned inside out (after being stung on the neck),
The lips are dry, with a black stripe in the red portion,
Lips cold (after eight to ten minutes),
Raging, violent pains in the lips, then extending into the gums and head, and finally over the whole body (directly after taking, in a woman),
Burning in the lips, with catarrh,
Roughness and sensation of tension in the lips, especially the upper one (sixth dilution), (and others).
Roughness and tension in the lips, especially the upper one,
Prickling in the lips, and sensation as if they had received a severe contusion, with swollen feeling (after a few hours),
Sensation as if the lips would chap, in catarrh,
Upper lip swollen; grew red and hot, almost brown,
Chapping of the lower lip,
Burning on the chin,
Burning stinging, as of fire, on the chin and malar bones,
Drawing in the lower jaw, extending from the chest,≡ more ...