Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Kali Nitricum in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Exceedingly violent pain in abdomen after eating veal, esp. at r. side.
Excessive distension of abdomen.
Griping and cutting in abdomen before normal stool.
Stitching and sticking pains; abdomen swollen and very tender to touch; coldness of lower extremities; stiff feeling in affected parts as if made of wood (peritonitis).
Cutting pains, which disappear towards evening.
Shooting pains in abdomen.
Very loud rumbling in abdomen.
Want of appetite, with burning and continued thirst.
Appetite, principally in evening.
Ravenous hunger returned between 10 and 11 a.m., and alternated with cutting pain in region of r. umbilicus.
Ravenous hunger without real appetite.
Cannot drink for want of breath, drinks in sips.
Painful sensation in upper orifice of stomach.
Severe gastric pain recurs after every meal for years after a single large dose (Fraser).
Griping about umbilicus; and beneath short ribs l. side; amel. by emission of (fetid) flatus.
Incarceration of flatus, esp. in afternoon and evening.
Nausea, as if about to vomit, esp. at night.
Retching, and vomiting of mucus, mixed with blood.
Heaving, ineffectual retching after each dose of 30th, mouth gets sore, feels altogether poorly (Cooper).
Pains in stomach, with a sensation as if something were turning about in it.
Gnawing, spasmodic weakness, and pressure on epigastrium.
Faint-like weakness at stomach pit.
Violent cramps in stomach, with contractive pain (esp. after eating veal).
Shootings in stomach and epigastrium.
Sensation of coldness, or of burning in stomach.
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