Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Aurum Metallicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Paroxysms of suffocation, with constrictive oppression of the chest, falling, loss of sense, and bluish colour of the face.
Pain, as if there were a plug placed under the ribs.
Continuous aching in l. side of the chest.
Incisive pain, and obtuse shootings, near the sternum.
Great weight on chest; esp. heavy weight on sternum.
Much congestion in the chest.
Anxious palpitation of the heart, from congestion to the chest.
Beatings of the heart, irregular, or by fits, sometimes with anguish and oppression of the chest.
Pain in heart region extending down l. arm to fingers.
When walking, the heart seems to shake as if it were loose.
Sensation as if the heart stood still.
Palpitation compels him to stop.
Pulse small, but accelerated.
Great difficulty of respiration at night, and on walking in the open air, requiring deep inspirations.
Accumulation of mucus in the trachea and in the chest, which is expectorated with difficulty in the morning.
Cough from want of breath at night.
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