Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Nux Vomica in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Renal colic, especially in the right kidney, extending to genitals and right leg; worse lying on that side, better on the back.
Painful ineffectual urging to urinate; urine passes in drops, with burning and tearing; spasmodic strangury.
Before urinating, pressure on the bladder.
Urine pale, later thick, whitish, purulent; reddish, with brick-dust sediment.
Haematuria, from suppressed hemorrhoidal flow or menses.
Spasmodic urethral stricture; paralysis of the bladder; urine dribbles.
Pressure toward the genitals in the morning; prolapsus uteri, from straining or lifting; bearing down toward the sacrum, with ineffectual urging to stool, or pressing on the bladder with urging to urinate.
During an embrace, the penis becomes relaxed.
Orchitis, with stinging and spasmodic contraction, extending into the cords; the testicles being hard and retracted.
Tingling and itching of the vulva, causing onanism.
Congestion of blood to the uterus.
Contractive, uterine spasms, colic, with discharge of coagula.
Burning, heaviness, sticking in the uterus.
Easily excited desire, painful erections, especially in the morning; often excitable but power is weak.
Emissions during sleep; especially after from onanism or from too high living.
Bad effects of sexual excesses.
Chancroid often relieved.
Increase of smegma.
Gonorrhoea after abuse of Copaiva Officinalis Copaiva and Cubebs; thin discharge, with burning on urinating and frequent urging to stool.
Crampy, stitching pains in pelvis; soreness across pubes.
Metrorrhagia, especially at the climaxis, or from high living.
Hardness and swelling of the os tincae.
Leucorrhoea fetid, staining yellow.
Menses too early and profuse; flow dark, oversensitiveness to nervous impressions; faints easily.
During pregnancy Symphoricarpus Racemosus morning sickness; jaundice; colic; difficult breathing from upward pressure.
Abortion (especially for precursory symptoms).
Labor-pains spasmodic, cause urging to stool or to urination; cause fainting; are worse in back; are too violent.
After-pains violent and protracted.
Lochia scanty and offensive.≡ more ...