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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Skin wax-like. θ Tuberculosis. θ Caries.
Yellow, earthy skin; sometimes covered with pityriasis.
Itching exanthema; small pustules filled with lymph, dying quickly.
Eruption burns only by day. θ Acne.
Small wounds suppurate profusely.
Eczematous, impetiginous, or herpetic eruptions.
Rhagades around eyelids, lips, etc.
Erysipelas, with suppuration; deep-seated, phlegmonous erysipelas.
Boils come in crops; tendency to boils; leave indurations.
Abscesses speedily "point", but secretion of pus is too scanty.
Ulcers from suppuration of membranous parts; phagedenic; extend in depth; after abuse of Merc Viv mercury; offensive, with ichor, proud flesh, stinging, burning, itching; edges hard, high or spongy.
Carbuncles 29, 31, 46.
Large fleshy warts, suppurating.
Variola; suppuration exhausts the patients, and desiccation delays; bone diseases as sequelae.≡ more ...