Uterine Fibroidsaccording to TCM

Symptom family: Gynecological Conditions

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TCM Herbal Formulas for Uterine Fibroids

Explore below some TCM herbal formulas used to address uterine fibroids, organized by formula type.

  • By Formula Type
  • Formulas that invigorate blood and dispel blood stagnation
  • Formulas that harmonize liver-Spleen

Acupoints for Uterine Fibroids

See more details below about Fenglong ST-40, an acupoint used to address uterine fibroids.

  • By Meridian
  • Stomach Channel
Fenglong ST-40

Fenglong ST-40

Midway between Dubi ST-35 and Jiexi ST-41, two middle finger-width from the anterior crest of the tibia, or one middle finger-width from Tiaokou ST-38.

TCM Herbs for Uterine Fibroids

Explore below some TCM herbs used to address uterine fibroids, organized by herb category.

  • By Herb Category
  • Herbs that invigorate the blood
  • Purgative herbs that drain downward
  • Warm/Acrid herbs that release the exterior
  • Herbs that warm the interior and/or expel cold
  • Cool/Acrid herbs that release the exterior
  • Tonic herbs for blood deficiency

"Herbs that invigorate the Blood" recommended for uterine fibroids

Herb Formulas they belong to (if applicable)
Leeches (Shui Zhi) Di Dang Tang
Tabanus Horseflies (Meng Chong) Di Dang Tang
Peach Kernels (Tao Ren) Tao He Cheng Qi Tang
Ground Beetles (Tu Bie Chong) Da Huang Zhe Chong Wan
Flying Squirrel Faeces (Wu Ling Zhi) Not applicable

"Purgative herbs that drain downward" recommended for uterine fibroids

Herb Formulas they belong to (if applicable)
Rhubarb (Da Huang) Tao He Cheng Qi Tang | Da Huang Zhe Chong Wan
Niter (Xiao Shi) Not applicable