Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Ipecacuanha in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Spasms in the chest.
Pain, as of excoriation in the chest.
Palpitation of the heart.
Red itching spots on the chest, with burning after scratching.
Pulse very frequent, but at times scarcely perceptible.
Oppression of the chest, and shortness of breath, as if dust had been inhaled.
Loss of breath on the least movement.
Cough, esp. at night, with painful shocks in the head and stomach, and with loathing, retching, and vomiting.
Rattling noise in the bronchial tubes when drawing breath.
Dry cough, excited by a contractive tickling in the larynx (particularly in the upper part), extending to the extremity of the bronchia, esp. when lying on l. side.
Cough, which resembles whooping-cough, with bleeding from the nose and mouth, and vomiting of food.
Cough, with spitting of blood, provoked by the least effort.
Spasmodic cough, dry, shaking, with fits of suffocation, stiffness of the body, and bluish face.
Cough as from vapour of Sulphur sulphur, with expectoration of blood with mucus in the morning.
Suffocative cough in the evening; continuous cough with perspiration on the forehead, shocks in the head, retching and vomiting.
Anxious and short respiration.
Quick, anxious breathing.
The breath smells fetid.
Suffocative attacks in the room; amel. in the open air.
Whooping-cough; every fresh attack sets in with a long-drawn, difficult, howling, sighing inspiration.
Spasmodic asthma, with contraction of the larynx, and panting respiration.
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