Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Merc Viv in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Pale, yellow, earthy; red and hot cheeks; pale and sunken; pale, doughy, full.
Yellow, dirty scurf, with fetid discharge, itching and bleeding when scratched.
Tearing in the face; lacerating pains, salivation; from cold or caries of the teeth.
Swelling of one (right) side of face, with heat and toothache.
Pimples with bluish-red areolae; no itching.
Lips dry, cracked, ulcerated; black; burning pimples, with yellow crusts.
Mumps on the right side; pale swelling.
Lockjaw from glandular swellings, with stinging pains.
Caries of the jaw.≡ more ...