Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Argentum Nitricum in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Cough evenings; tobacco smoke becomes intolerable.
Irritating cough, tormenting evening and night.
Suffocative cough at noon.
Paroxysms of cough are brought on by; phlegm in larynx; irritation under the sternum; by a fit of passion; laughing; stooping; smoking; ascending stairs.
Expectoration purulent, mixed with light blood.
Catarrh at first dry, later loose, with rattling cough, profuse seat, sickly look, yellow eyes, restless sleep; expectoration yellow.
Belching or straining to vomit, during the attack of cough.
Inner Chest and Lungs.
Stitching pain in region of fifth rib, left side, with frequent blood spitting.
Bursting pain after going up stairs; has to press with both hands.
Aching, tensive pain in the chest in various places of the size of a half dollar.≡ more ...