Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Apis Mel in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Nose much swollen, red and oedematous, (Belladonna Bell.).
Nose swollen; red stripes under the eyes, extending across the cheeks,
Nose affected, as if it would swell,
When blowing it some blood comes from the nose (mornings, second and third days), and afterwards, sometimes even in the fourth week,
Dryness of the nose in catarrh,
Tip of the nose cold, with chilliness in the evening,
Itching of the nose,
Itching on the left nostril, is painful, with redness (fourth day),
Entire stoppage of the nose, from swelling of its mucous lining, (Belladonna Bell.).
Violent sneezing, immediately,
Frequent sneezing, for many days (eleventh day), (in two provings),
Sudden coryza, afternoons, 4 o'clock, with dryness of the nose; then burning of the lips, and sensation as if they would chap (fifth day),
A kind of coryza (after four hours); worse evening, second day, with dull sensation in the nose; now and then some dropping; dry on the morning of third day; moisture only when blowing the nose; more affected outwardly, and feels as if it would swell,≡ more ...