Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Nux Vomica in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Strangury; complaints before making water.
Abortive inclination to urinate, with pressure on urinary organs, troublesome pains in neck of bladder, and painful emission of urine, drop by drop.
Spasmodic contraction of urethra.
Painful emission of thick urine.
Frequent emission of watery and pate urine, sometimes with discharge of thick mucus or purulent matter from urethra (during and after micturition).
Tenacious mucus passes with urine, without pain.
Urine reddish with sediment of the colour of brick-dust; turbid, with dirty yellow sediment in morning and when thinking.
Urine sometimes scanty, sometimes copious, flatus passes with urination (cured, R. T. C.).
Pressure to urinate at night, with discharge of a few drops of red, bloody, burning urine.
Pains in renal region, as if a foreign body were there, with inability to lie on side affected, scanty emission of some drops of a saturated urine, and discharge of blood from urethra.
Burning pain in neck of bladder and in anterior part of urethra when making water.
Constriction in fore part of urethra extending backward.
Itching, and pains as of excoriation, in urethra, before, during, and after emission of urine.
Tickling and itching in glans, and biting itching in inner surface of prepuce.
Excoriation and retraction of prepuce.
Prepuce sore on margin.
Copious (increased) secretion of smegma behind glans.
Itching, shootings, and constrictive pain in testes.
Increased sexual desire, with frequent erections and pollutions, agg. in morning.
Itching of scrotum.
Pollutions, with flaccidity of penis, sometimes followed by coldness and weakness in lower extremities.
Inflammatory swelling of testes, with painful sensitiveness to touch, hardness and retraction of testes (with stinging and spasmodic contraction extending to spermatic cords).
Flaccidity of penis during coition.
Menses excessive, with much vaginal irritation (agg., R. T. C.).
Discharge of a yellowish and fetid mucus from vagina.
Internal swelling of the vagina, with burning pain, agg. on touch.
Swelling of uterus, with great sensitiveness to touch.
Cramp-like and contractive pains in uterus and hypogastrium, extending to thighs, with painful pressure towards the parts (and discharge of mucus).
Congestion to and bearing down of uterus.
Inflammation of the uterus and external parts.
Easily excited, strong sexual desire, with painful erections (esp. in the morning; after mid-day nap).
Complaints from involuntary seminal emissions.
Masturbation and its consequences.
Nightly emissions, with lascivious dreams; from high living, &c.; bad effects of sexual excesses.
Dry heat of body and dryness of mouth after coition.
Cramp-like pain and sensation of contraction in spermatic cord.
Prolapsus vaginć, or prolapsus uteri.
Bearing-down with dysuria, cannot sit down without pain.
Burning in pudenda.
Burning heat in the parts, with sexual desire.
Extasis erotica on slightest excitation, agg. in bed in morning.
False and inefficient labour pains, with frequent pressure to urinate and to pass stool.
After-pains too violent and of too long duration.
Pains as from excoriation in mammć.
Catamenia premature and too scanty; too early and too profuse, with dark, black blood.
Return of catamenia at the period of full moon.
During the catamenia, spasmodic colic, nausea and vomiting in morning, great fatigue (attacks of faintness), cephalalgia, with shiverings and rheumatic pains in limbs.
During and after menstruation, appearance of new and agg. of old ailments.≡ more ...