Ankylosing spondylitis according to Chinese Medicine

Two herbal formulas that might help with ankylosing spondylitis

Fu Zi Tang

Source date: 220 AD

Number of ingredients: 5 herbs

Key actions: Warms the Meridians. Assists the Yang. Dispels Cold. Transforms Dampness.

Why might Fu Zi Tang help with ankylosing spondylitis?

Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern '/tcm-education-center/patterns/yang_deficiency_with_cold-damp' of which ankylosing spondylitis is a symptom.

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Ma Huang Tang

Source date: 220 AD

Number of ingredients: 4 herbs

Key actions: Releases exterior cold. Treats wheezing.

Why might Ma Huang Tang help with ankylosing spondylitis?

Ma Huang Tang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis

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Other symptoms often associated with ankylosing spondylitis

Generalized body pain Aching bones and joints Cold extremities