Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Aurum Metallicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Complaints caused by strong odors.
Sensitive smell; everything smells too strong.
Putrid smell when blowing nose; want of smell.
Ulcerated, agglutinated, painful nostrils, cannot breathe through the nose; crusts in the nose.
Ozoena, excessively fetid discharge; severe frontal headache.
Carries of nasal bones; right nasal bone and adjoining parts of upper jaw painful to touch.
Boring in left side of nasal bone, toward the maxilla.
Burning, itching, stitching, smarting; feeling of soreness in nose, especially when touched.
Mucous discharges from the posterior nares in the morning.
Tip of the nose "knobby", red.
Nose red and swollen.
Nose feels obstructed as in dry coryza, yet air passes through freely.
Coryza, thick discharge, like the white of egg; frequent sneezing.≡ more ...