Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Petroleum in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Sore throat, with shooting pain during deglutition.
Swelling and great dryness of throat.
Swelling of the submaxillary glands.
Rawness (stitching and burning) in pharynx, agg. on swallowing.
Tickling on swallowing, extending to ear.
Dryness and burning in pharynx.
When swallowing the aliment rises towards nasal fossae.
Hawking up of mucus in morning.≡ more ...