Cardiac disease according to Chinese Medicine

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Three herbal formulas that might help with cardiac disease

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 cardiac disease?

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

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Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan

Source date: 16th century

Number of ingredients: 14 herbs

Key actions: Nutritive tonic: Nourishes Yin, Blood and Vital Essence of the Heart and Kidney. Clears away pathogenic Heat, clears Deficient Heat. Sedative.

Why might Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan help with cardiac disease?

Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern '/tcm-education-center/patterns/yin_and_blood_deficiency' of which cardiac disease is a symptom.

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Sheng Mai San

Source date: Yuan Dynasty

Number of ingredients: 3 herbs

Key actions: Augments Qi. Supplies the Yin. Stops excessive sweating. Generates Body Fluids.

Why might Sheng Mai San help with cardiac disease?

Sheng Mai San has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of congestive heart disease

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