Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Nux Vomica in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Otalgia with tearing-stinging pains.
Tension in the ears when he raises his face.
Squeezing in ear, agg. when chewing, and clenching teeth.
Tingling and itching in ears, esp. at night.
Itching in the ear and through the Eustachian tube, which compels frequent swallowing.
Deafness from blockage of r. Eustachian tube with hard mucus.
The pains in the ear are agg. after entering the room and in bed.
Acute and painful blows (tearing) and shootings in ears, which extort cries, agg. in bed, in morning.
Stitches in ear when swallowing.
Pain in ear on swallowing, as if it were pressed from outside.
(Pain shoots from one ear to the other when swallowing).
Ringing, roaring and hissing in ears.
Humming in ears.
Sighing, whistling, buzzing, and tinkling in ears, or cracking when masticating.
Words sound loudly in the ears of the speaker.
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