Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Apis Mel in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
FEVER AND CHILL
Stages and states
Bilious, nervous temperament; women and children; especially widows; girls, who though generally careful, become awkward, and let things fall while handling them.
Old people, asthma.
Those predisposed to miscarry should not receive Apis except in high potencies.≡ more ...