Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Graphites in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Pains in the chest, from constant sitting (aft. 7 d.) .
Pain of the right ribs of the chest, when touched.
The lower ribs near the sternum are painful when touched (aft. 21 d.).
Pain in the upper part of the chest, when yawning, or when touching it, on when riding.
Pain in the chest, when ascending an elevation.
Everything presses upon her chest; she cannot endure anything tight on it.
Pressive pain, passing from the left into the right side of the chest (aft. 24 d.).
Pressure on the left side of the chest, which increases to squeezing and an almost unbearable straining, but only while sitting; it goes off while standing, but returns when sitting, and quite vanishes when lying down in bed.
Squeezing pressure on the chest, which compels him to stretch and extend his limbs, in the evening, for half an hour.
Squeezing pressure on the chest, when taking a longer walk.
Squeezing pain in the chest.
Violent tearing in the whole right side of the chest.
Shooting in the middle of the chest, with oppression of the chest, when going up stairs.
Painful stitches, anteriorly on the left side of the chest, so that she was startled by it in the evening.
Severe stitches in the left side of the chest, so that she thought she could hardly stand it (aft. 11 d.).
Shooting in the sternum, between the two breasts (aft. 4 d.).
Pleuritic stitch in the side, with every least motion (aft. 6 d.).
Shooting pain in the cardiac region.
Throbbing in the cardiac region, in the evening, after lying down, when lying on the left side; this was so violent that it caused the coverlet to move; attended with anxiety; it went off on turning over.
Strong pulsation of the blood about the heart and the rest of the body, at every slight motion.
Strong pulsation of the heart, causing the arm and the hand to move, and making him anxious.
Strong palpitation of the heart.
Violent palpitation, several times, darting in a moment like a electric shock from the heart toward the neck.
(Continual emptiness and coldness about the heart and in the chest, with sadness).
Externally, on the right side of the chest, a shooting pain, near the sternum, particularly severe when lying on that side.
Burning throbbing, externally on the left side of the chest, aggravated by inspiration.
Burning and tensive sensation in the middle of the chest, when inspiring, with sensitiveness of the spot.
Perspiration on the sternum, every morning.
The nipples of the breast are painful.
Burning pressure on the left side of the chest under the axilla.
Dyspnoea (aft. 20 d.).
Oppression of the respiration, from tightness of the chest.
Asthma, in the evening, when lying in bed; the cough is excited when taking a deep breath.
Sudden asthma, with difficult, shortened respiration (aft. 3 h.).
Severe asthma, as if she should suffocate every moment, when taking a walk.
Tightness of the chest (aft. several h.).
Tightness of the chest, especially on inspiring, in the morning on rising (aft. 21 d.).
Tightness of the left part of the chest and of the heart, in the morning, for several hours.
On taking breath, a pressure in the region of the heart.
On inspiring, there is at times a wheezing in the windpipe.
Violent shooting in the right side, every stitch arresting the breath (aft. 8 d.).
Violent stitches in the right side of the chest, when catching breath, she has to press on her chest with her hand, to alleviate it (for several days).
Hiccup in the evening for an hour (aft. 4 d.).≡ more ...