Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Pulsatilla in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Capricious hoarseness; comes and goes
Dry cough in evening and at night; must sit up in bed to get relief; and loose cough in the morning;, with copious mucous expectoration
Pressure upon the chest and soreness
Great soreness of epigastrium
Urine emitted with cough ( Causticum Caust.) Pain as from ulcer in middle of chest
Expectoration bland, thick, bitter, greenish
Short breath, anxiety, and palpitation when lying on left side ( Phosphorus Phos.) Smothering sensation on lying down.≡ more ...