Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Petroleum in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Awake toward morning, with pinching colic, better from bending double.
Cold feeling in the abdomen.
Violent pain in stomach, extending up into chest, with sweat and nausea.
Pain in pit of stomach, as if something were tearing off.
Sensation of fulness or swelling of pit of stomach, with soreness when touched.
Gastralgia, with pressing, drawing pains, better from eating.
Sensation of emptiness and weakness in stomach.
Weakness of digestion.≡ more ...