Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Merc Viv in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Uvula swollen and elongated.
Erysipelatous inflammation of the throat.
Painful dryness of throat, with mouth full of saliva; rawness, roughness and burning in throat.
Angina, with stinging pains, worse from empty swallowing, at night and in the cold air.
Tonsils dark red, or greenish-red, studded with ulcers; stinging pains in fauces; quinsy, only after pus has formed to hasten maturing.
Syphilitic ulcers in the throat and mouth.
Hoarse, rough voice; burning, rawness in the larynx; fluent coryza and sore throat.≡ more ...