Heatstroke according to Chinese Medicine

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In Chinese Medicine heatstroke can be treated by five herbs that we have on record. Here is the list below.

The five Chinese Medicinal herbs most likely to help treat heatstroke

Why might Flowering Quince (Mu Gua) help with heatstroke?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat heatstroke as can be seen on Flowering Quince's page.

Flowering Quince is a Warm herb that tastes Sour. It targets the Spleen and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Relaxes the sinews by increasing the flow of both Blood and Qi. Assists the function of the Stomach and expels Dampness. Facilitate lactation.

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Why might Borneol (Bing Pian) help with heatstroke?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat heatstroke as can be seen on Borneol's page.

Borneol is a Cool herb that tastes Bitter. It targets the Spleen, the Heart and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Opens the Orifices and awakens the spirit. Clears Heat and relieves pain.

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Why might Lotus Leaf (He Ye) help with heatstroke?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat heatstroke as can be seen on Lotus Leaf's page.

Lotus Leaves is a Neutral herb that tastes Bitter. It targets the Spleen, the Stomach and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Relieves Summer Heat. Lifts the Spleen Yang. Halts bleeding caused by Heat or Stagnation.

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Why might Tamarind Fruit (Suan Jiao) help with heatstroke?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat heatstroke as can be seen on Tamarind Fruit's page.

Tamarind Fruits is a Cool herb that tastes Sour and Sweet. It targets the Stomach and the Heart.

Its main actions are: Clears Summer Heat and relieves Stomach food Stagnation.

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Why might Wax Gourd (Dong Gua) help with heatstroke?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat heatstroke as can be seen on Wax Gourd's page.

Wax Gourd is a Cool herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Bladder, the Gallbladder and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Clears Heat and dispels toxicity. Promotes the generation of Fluids. Removes phlegm and promotes urination.

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