Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Apis Mel in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Tonsils swollen, bright red, stinging when swallowing.
Deep ulcers on tonsils or palate; erysipelatous and oedematous appearance around ulcers.
OEdema of the glottis.
Mucous membrane covered with dirty, greyish deposit.
Tenacious mucus in the throat.
Throat swollen, inside and outside; hoarse; breathing and swallowing difficult.
Small blisters filled with clear lymph, in clusters, on back part of throat.
Hoarseness morning, dryness, burning of larynx.
Speaking is painful; feels as if it wearied the pharynx in which there is drawing pain.
Weak feeling in larynx.
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