Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Apis Mel in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Stinging, burning, prickling, smarting, or itching of the skin; sensitiveness to the slightest touch.
Skin very hot and red.
Red spots on abdomen and other parts; burning, stinging.
Intensely deep red rash.
Small pustules, with burning, smarting, stinging; forming dry, scaly, laminated, brownish scabs.
Body covered with large, while wheals, deep scarlet interspaces.
Erysipelas, with bruised, sore pain and much swelling.
White miliary eruption on chest and abdomen.
Nettle-rash in warm weather, when one cannot sweat.
Skin pale, waxy, almost transparent; dark blue, almost black.
Carbuncles, with burning, stinging pains.≡ more ...