Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Asa Foetida in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Dryness in the throat; while swallowing, tension in it (twelve hours),
In the evening, a hysterical rising in the throat, as if a ball or large body ascended from the stomach to the oesophagus, or even pharynx, obliging him repeatedly to attempt to swallow it,
With constriction of the throat, pressure in the chest (sixty-three hours),
Drawing along down the left side of the throat, on motion (first day),
Spasms in the oesophagus,
Spasm of the oesophagus, like that of hysteria,
Hysteric rising in the oesophagus,
Sensations as if the peristaltic motion were reversed, and, in the oesophagus were being driven from the stomach up towards the throat,
Aching and burning in the oesophagus and throat, resembling heartburn, like that after eating too much fatty food,≡ more ...