Arrhythmia according to Chinese Medicine

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What is arrhythmia?

Arrhythmia refers to a large and heterogeneous group of conditions in which there is abnormal electrical activity in the heart. The heartbeat may be too fast or too slow, and may be regular or irregular.

What causes arrhythmia according to TCM?

There are 2 patterns of disharmony in our database that are associated with arrhythmia. TCM sees our body (and mind) as a holistic system in which health issues stem from imbalances, known as "patterns of disharmony". These patterns can manifest in a wide range of symptoms and illnesses, such as arrhythmia here.

For more details on the underlying causes and patterns behind arrhythmia, refer to this comprehensive page on the subject.

Herbal formulas used in TCM for arrhythmia

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Individual herbs used in TCM for arrhythmia

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Acupuncture and acupressure points for arrhythmia

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TCM dietary and lifestyle recommendations that might help with arrhythmia

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