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
Strange, inward trembling feeling, as after a sickness, with a kind of shudder, without coldness or shivering; down the back, morning; more in the upper half, afternoons, 3 to 5 o'clock (after seven to nine hours),
When she was put to bed at noon she was seized by a violent chill, although it was a warm summer day, during which the face remained red, and the body covered with large, red spots,
Chill, with shivering, accompanied by a terrible, racking pain all through the head, with increased prostration, (A. R. M.).
Chilliness all over; unwell feeling, so that he is obliged to lie down,
Chilliness while sitting still, caused previously by a slight movement, with heat in the face, and headache, evenings (second day),
Occasional feeling of chilliness,
Slight chilliness, soon passing off, followed by fever at night,
Frequent chilliness, and hot hands in the fourth week,
Chilliness evenings, with yawning and headache, and tip of nose cold (fourth week),
Chilliness, cold limbs, and nausea,
Chilliness, with toothache,
General creeping, chills, repeated at short intervals; something moved over him, rolling like waves (wasp),
Sudden chills, then heat and perspiration,
Shaking chills after thirty-six hours of heat,
Chill, with cold fingers, especially those of the left hand (evenings, third day),
*Chilly every afternoon at 3 o'clock; she shudders, worse in warmth; the chills run down the back; hands feel as if dead; feverishly hot after about an hour, with a hoarse cough; heat of the cheeks and hands, without thirst; ceases gradually, but she feels heavy and prostrate,
Sensation of cold, without coldness of the skin, with ague,
Shudders, and diarrhoea,
Coldness of the limbs,
Shuddering, and then nettlerash,
Cold feet and burning cheeks,
Cold feet, with burning toes,
Hot and burning sensation, and oppressive feeling all over; for several days, (E. E. M.).
Sensation of heat and stinging over whole body (C. C. C.),
Feverish, trembling, with pain in the abdomen,
Fever and nettlerash after a sting in the hand,
General sensation of heat, worse in the chest and stomach (first day),
Heat, with headache,
Heat when breathing rapidly,
Heat at night, with agitation (first night),
Hot flushes, (A. R. M.).
Heat in the face and chilliness, evenings,
Heat and difficult breathing,
Burning of the skin of the hands,
Heat on circumscribed spots on the foot,
The heat of the room is intolerable,
Burning of the feet,
Heat after chilliness, evenings,
Heat at night, after chilliness,
Flushes of heat mixed with chills, (A. R. M.).
Fever-heat increasing for thirty-six hours, then a violent shivering chill, at 5 o'clock in the morning, during which she felt very cold herself, but not so to others,
As if perspiration would break out,
Perspiration breaks out occasionally,
Perspiration broke out, so that it penetrated the clothing,
Perspiration now and then, with headache and heat,
Perspiration after trembling and fainting, then a nettlerash,
Dry skin alternating with perspiration,≡ more ...