Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Platinum Metallicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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BACK AND NECK
Weakness in the nape, as if she could not hold up her neck.
Cramp in the posterior cervical muscles as from a hard couch, worse on moving.
Cramp-like pain on the side of the neck, on turning it toward the shoulder.
In the coccyx, sensation of numbness, as after a blow, while sitting.
Cramp-like pain in the sacrum; when pressing on it, a contusive pain.
Pain in the sacrum, as if it was broken, especially sensible on bending backward.
Pain in the back and sacrum as if broken, after walking for one hour.
Dull pressure as from a peg, on the right side, beside the middle of the spine; when pressing on it, a pain as in a sore wound, long-continuing.
Dull pressure and slowly intermitting dull thrusts in the middle and in the left side of the back.
Excoriative shooting on the right half of the back, as from needles (7th d.).
Sensation on the left side of the back, as if it was rubbed open, while sitting, with burning, dull, intermitting stitches.
In the right scapula, jerking drawing through the whole of the arm, extending into the hand.
Intermitting sensation of pressive soreness, on the outer border of the right scapula (aft. ¾ h.).
Pressure with sensation of coolness on the lower end of the left scapula.
Pain as from a blow on the top of the left shoulder, beginning weak, gradually increasing and as gradually decreasing.
Pressive pain on the top of the right shoulder, as if he had carried a heavy load upon it.
Weakness of the nape, the head sinks forward.
Sensation in the nape of a tensive numbness, close to the occiput, as if there was a ligature (aft. 3 h.).
In the goiter, a slight tickling and aching, especially on touching it (at once).
In the top of the shoulder, great weakness.
Cramp-like pain, just beside the top of the shoulder, as also in the chest, as if everything was tightly constricted.
Sharp stitches in the top, of the shoulder, so that his arm twitches, and he almost had to let it sink down.≡ more ...