Indicated in spinal disease, with intense neuralgic pain and tendency to motor paralysis; locomotor ataxia; neurasthenia; angina pectoris; gastralgia; also used in oxaluria with gouty pain.
Intense pain of rather short duration, in small circumscribed areas. Gastralgia; pain excruciating, causing vomiting; feeling of coldness between stomach and navel.
Angina pectoris with short stitching pain in a small area, worse from slightest motion, accompanied by a sense of numbness.
Spinal pains starting between shoulders, with numbness and weakness in the back and limbs, sharp lancinating pains, and loss of motor power in the limbs.
(First Lessons in the Symptomatology of Leading Homoeopathic Remedies by H. R. Arndt, M. D. Philadephia. Boericke and Tafel.)