Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Berberis Vulgaris in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Arches of the palate, uvula, tonsils, and pharynx are somewhat red (second and third days).
Dryness in the throat, and pressure in the back part of the palate and pharynx (after eleven hours).
In the upper part of the right side of the throat, just below the angle of the jaw, a digging-sticking pain extends into the ear and out again (seventh day).
Smarting pain on the throat, especially on the right side; scratching increased it, and caused a large, red, hot spot (ninety-fifth day).
Scraping in the throat (after four hours).
Scraping sensation in the throat as if it were somewhat raw, as if he would be attacked with catarrh (twelfth day).
Scraping sensation in the throat as in commencing angina, so that she is obliged to hawk and raise frequently, without any difficulty in swallowing, for several hours (after four hours).
Scraping sensation in the throat in the morning (second day).
Scraping sensation in the throat in the morning on waking, as if the throat would become sore, which continues until the throat becomes moistened.
Scraping sensation in the throat in the evening, it extends into the pharynx, stomach, and air-passages (third day).
Scraping in throat greatly relieved by drinking water,
Scraping sensation in the throat, especially in the morning after rising, nearly every day for several weeks, sometimes with pain in one side of it.≡ more ...