Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Causticum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Yellow colour of the face, esp. in the temples, with bluish lips.
Burning sensation in the cheeks, and esp. in the cheek-bones.
Arthritic and tensive pains in the bones of the face, in the cheek-bones, and in the jaws.
Swelling of the cheeks, with pulsative pains.
Sensation of tension and of swelling under the jaw, which impedes its opening.
Itching eruption on the face.
Eruption of red pimples on the face.
Semi-lateral (r.) paralysis of the face, from the forehead to the chin.
Cramps in the lips.
Excoriation and eruption on the lips, and at the commissures of the lips.
Tetter on the lower lip.
Tensive, dragging pain in the jaws, with difficulty in opening the mouth.
Inflammatory swelling of the chin, with burning pain.≡ more ...