Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Nux Vomica in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Insupportable itching in nose.
Sensitiveness and inflammatory redness of the internal nose.
Pain, as of excoriation, or ulceration, in nostrils also margins.
Obstruction of nose, sometimes on one side only, and often with itching in nostrils, and discharge of mucus.
Troublesome, dry catarrh of nose, which usually comes on very early in morning.
Tip of nose cold.
Acrid discharge from the obstructed nose.
Sanguineous mucus in nose.
Bleeding in nose, and discharge of clots of (dark) blood from nostrils.
Fetid exhalation from nose.
Great acuteness of smell.
Odour before nose, like burning Sulphur sulphur, decayed cheese, or snuff of a candle.
(Dry sneezings, chronic coryza; much mucus after getting up as if cold air caught her nose, and which lasted an hour, R. T. C.).
Obstruction in head, agg. in morning, or at night, and dry coryza with heat and heaviness in forehead, and stoppage of nostrils (in infants).
Fluent coryza by day, or in morning, with dryness and nocturnal stoppage of nose.
Scraping (crawling) in nose and throat, heat in nostrils (with headache, heat in face, chilliness) and frequent sneezing during coryza (which is fluent during day, agg. in warm room, amel. in the cold air; dry coryza during evening and night).≡ more ...