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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Face pale, cachectic; body cool and sweaty; earthy; yellow; distorted.
Pains, worse after being a short time in bed.
Skin of face cracks.
Acne on forehead and backs of hands.
Induration of cellular tissue of face; also following parulis or gum-boils.
Lupus; serrated ulcers with greenish, purulent surfaces; corroding, threatening to perforate the cheek.
Blood-boils on cheeks.
Articulation of jaw spasmodically closed.
Pains more in jaw-bones than teeth; jaw swollen; toothache.
Caries of lower jaw; necrosis.
Dry and parched feeling of lips.
Scabby eruption on lips, which smarts.
Ulcers of vermilion border of lower lip.
Painful of painless swelling or submaxillary glands.≡ more ...