Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Platinum Metallicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Sore gnawing about the mouth, inciting to scratching, as after shaving with a dull razor.
On the lower jaw on the left side, a cramp-like pain.
Cramp-like pain on the lower edge of the lower jaw, unchanged by moving.
His mouth all day feels sticky and slimy, especially after eating, also in the morning, attended with a good deal of ill humor.
In the upper lip, intermitting, cramp-like twitching, in the morning, in bed.
Water-vesicles on the outer border of the lower lip, with smarting pain (aft. 6 h.).
A vesicle on the inner edge of the upper lip, with a violent shooting pain only when touched.
Dry upper lip, as if burned.
Great dryness and roughness of the lips.
Peeling off of the lips and bleeding, for many days, with violent excoriative pain in the open air.
Excoriation on the lower lip, just below the vermilion, as if rubbed sore.
Erosion on the inner side of the lip, with painful sensation of looseness of the upper teeth.
Erosion on the inner surface of the lower lip and on the gums of both jaws.
Gums and teeth
Toothache with transient, cramp-like drawing through the lower and upper rows of teeth.
Numb pain in the left lower row of teeth, in the morning after rising.
Constant, burrowing drawing in a hollow incisor and in a sound one.
Drawing and throbbing in a molar, first in the upper, then in the lower row, as if it were hollow.
Jerking drawing, first on the right side of the neck, then in a hollow tooth, at last in the ear, where there is a dull jerking shooting.
Sensation on the upper side of the tongue as if burnt, much increased by rubbing over it with the teeth.
Gathering of water in the mouth, at times.
Burning under the tongue or also on its right side.
Formication on the tongue.≡ more ...