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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Aching over the orbits, eyes tremble and water when he looks at an object intently or steady; eyes weak and watery when reading.
Weakness of sight and flickering, must wipe the eyes when reading, but they are aggravated thereby.
Evenings, on walking towards setting sun, seems to see another sun beneath the first; on turning eyes outward it appeared like a compressed oval, and disappeared when head was bent backwards and when eyes were closed.
Promotes absorption of lens fragments after operation for cataract.
Paresis of the left oculo-motor nerve, with paralysis of the superior rectus muscle; patient could see clearly only by bending head backwards which relieved double vision.
Drawing and pressure in the eyeballs, with diminution of visual power.
Eyes pain as if pressed out, or as if balls were being expanded, especially in the evening and in candle-light.
Hypopion in scrofulous patients.
Cilia hang full of hard mucus; smarting of the conjunctiva, as if soap was in the eyes; mornings; blepharitis; sometimes lids stick so after sleep, they must be soaked before they can be separated.≡ more ...