Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Silicea in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Twitching of limbs day and night.
Limbs go to sleep easily; sore and lame; evenings.
Stinging in limbs at night.
Limbs cold; transient local sweats of feet and arm-pits.
Sweat on hands and feet after fever.
Offensive axillary sweat.
Bones of arms feel bruised.
Shaking of left arm; before epilepsy.
Right arm and wrist weak; cannot raise anything.
Arms go to sleep when resting on them.
Limbs tremble; forearms jerks so, could not feel the pulse; after bleeding.
Wen on tendons of extensors of fingers.
Paralysis of hands; also in leprosy.
Enchondroma, right hand.
Moist tetter on hands.
Profuse sweat on hands.
Bone felons; deep-seated pains; worse from warm bed; burning, stinging, aching in superficial parts.
Run-arounds; ulceration about nails; hang-nails.
Contraction of flexor tendons; very painful when moving fingers.
Nails yellow, crippled, brittle or crumpled; blue in fever.
Suppuration and caries of hip-joint.
Trembling of legs, with extreme nervousness.
Sensation of loss of power of legs.
Gonocace, pains stinging, lancinating; swelling, doughy; fistulous openings, with hard edges, discharging greenish-yellow pus.
Cramps in the calves; in soles.
Cold legs and feet, after suppressed foot-sweat.
Feet give way under her, when walking.
Offensive foot-sweat, with rawness between toes.
Ingrowing toe-nails, offensive discharge.
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