Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Mercurius Corrosivus in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Sensation as if the mouth was scalded.
Mouth dry, with unquenchable thirst.
Exudations on mucous membranes, extending to tonsils.
Painful burning in the mouth, extending to the stomach.
Buccal cavity and lips covered with aphthae; on the lips they are surrounded by vesicles, which burn.
Lips and tongue, whitish and contracted.
Gums and teeth
Ulcers (phagedenic) in mouth, throat, or on gums, with fetid breath.
Looseness of the teeth, they pain and fall out.
Gums swell; covered with a false membrane; gangrenous; bleed freely.
Discharge of albuminous mucus from the mouth.
Tongue coated with thick white mucus, or dry and red; papillae, elevated, strawberry-like; coated white, swollen and stiff.
Swelling of the tongue, with ptyalism.
Taste in the mouth, metallic or salty.
Ptyalism, with salty taste; saliva bloody, yellowish tough, acrid.≡ more ...