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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Itching of the skin, with a febrile rigor.
Itching on the whole body, in the morning, when in a half sleep.
Itching stitches all over the body, with great anxiety, at 7 P.M.
Stitches on the body, now here now there (2d. 3d d.).
Painful sensitiveness of the skin of the whole body, every garment presses painfully on the body.
Everything is too hard in sitting and lying.
Unhealthy skin; even small lesions suppurate and spread.
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