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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Rattling of large bubbles; fever, but face rather pale; cough and gagging.
Hemorrhage from the lungs; worse from least exertion; frequent hacking with expectoration of blood-streaked mucus.
Fine rattling noises in chest, spasmodic cough; nausea. θ OEdema pulmonum.
Infantile pneumonia; respiration rapid, difficult; surface blue; face pale.
Breathing sighing; quick, anxious.
Breath fetid, with vomit and sweat; short, as from inhaling dust.
Violent constriction of throat and chest, peculiar panting sound; gasps for air at open window; face pale; worse from least motion; threatened suffocation.
Loses breath with the cough.
During a catarrh, threatened suffocation, especially if it is suddenly suppressed.
Heart and pulse
Pulse large and soft; accelerated, but weak.≡ more ...