Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Rhus Tox in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
Tingling in chest, with tension in intercostal muscles; worse at rest.
Haemoptysis from overexertion, blowing wind-instruments; blood bright; pain in lower part of chest; renewed from least mental excitement.
Stitches in chest, worse when at rest, and while sneezing and breathing; also when sitting crooked.
Oppression as if the breath was stopped at tip of stomach; worse after a meal; anxious, as if not able to draw long breath.
Heart and pulse
Uncomplicated hypertrophy, from violent exercise.
Organic diseases of heart, with sticking pains and soreness; numbness and lameness of left arm.
Chest and heart feel weak after a walk; trembling sensation of the heart.
Palpitation violent when sitting still.
Pulse accelerated, weak, faint and soft; trembling or imperceptible; sometimes quicker than the heart's beat; irregular; affected by beer, coffee or alcohol.≡ more ...