Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Senega in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Dry, with oppression of chest and roughness in throat; short, hacking, from mucus or from irritation in larynx, worse in the open air and from walking fast.
Cough often ends in a sneeze (often in common colds).
Shaking cough like whooping-cough from burning and tickling in the larynx in the morning, with copious, tough, white, mucous sputum (like white of egg).
Soreness of the chest, dry cough, throat dry, hoarseness; later much mucus in bronchi and trachea.
Cough worse evenings; at night, during rest, sitting, lying on (left) side, and in a warm room.≡ more ...