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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Headache in forehead; every mental exertion causes him to become stupid.
Headache from anger.
Frontal headache, at times quite severe, but worse while the nausea remained.
Occipital headache, with general spasms and screaming; loss of appetite, constipation.
Pain from the occiput over the head to the forehead and eyes, with transitory blindness; he gets stiff; loses consciousness.
Dull, pulsating pain in occiput.
Scalp very sore to the touch, followed by numbness worse morning; and on becoming heated.
Falling off of the hair.
Sensation as of a cold breeze blowing on head.
Moist eczema, acute and chronic, worse on the occiput.
Pressing-stinging in the cerebellum.
Sensation as if everything in the head were alive.
Head feels numb, as it made of wood or as if bruised.≡ more ...