Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Nux Vomica in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Scraping (as after heartburn) and pain as from excoriation, in throat, agg. when swallowing, and when breathing fresh (cold) air.
Sensation of swelling in palate, and pain during empty deglutition, as if there were a tumour, or a plug in throat, or as if pharynx were contracted.
Lancinations in throat, agg. when swallowing, and sometimes extending as far as ears.
Swelling of uvula, and tonsils, with pressive and shooting pains.
Relaxed uvula with its attendant cough (many cases cured, R. T. C.).
Choking, or spasmodic contraction in throat.
Pain from pharynx to pit of stomach in morning.
Tickling sensation in throat, with a desire to scratch.
Burning in throat, agg. at night, and sometimes extending to mouth and oesophagus.≡ more ...