Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Colocynthis in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Lassitude in all the limbs, while taking a walk, as if he had made a long foot-tour, with great heaviness of the legs and trembling, especially of the right leg, so that sweat broke out over the whole body (aft. 11 h.).
Invincible drowsiness and inclination to lie down, but when sleeping, constant restlessness in the limbs, but especially in the legs.
Sleep and dreams
Restless sleep, he tosses from one side to the other.
Sleeplessness the whole night; thoughts and reflections concerning the objects of life and its relations occupy him in a calm and impassionate manner.
About midnight, a sort of flatulent colic, from flatus suddenly arising here and there, painfully repelling one another (contending) and not discharged (2d n.).
When sleeping, the nearly always lies on his back, one hand under his occiput, the other arm above the head.
Sleep at night disturbed by many dreams.
Very vivid, but not anxious, dreams, so much increasing in vivacity that he wakes up with them.
Vivid anxious dreams.
Dreams full of troublesome meditation and mental exertion.
He dreams much, and about many different things.
Lascivious dreams, with emission of semen, without erection, when lying on his back.
Voluptuous dreams, without pollution, disturbing the sleep.
Lascivious dreams, with uncontrollable erections, without pollution.
Voluptuous dreams and seminal emission.
Total sinking of strength.
Syncope, with coldness of the external parts.
Sleepiness and indisposition to mental work.≡ more ...