Inflammatory bowel disease according to Chinese Medicine

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Two herbal formulas that might help with inflammatory bowel disease

Xiao Jian Zhong Tang

Source date: 220 AD

Number of ingredients: 6 herbs

Key actions: Warms and tonifies the Middle Burner (Spleen and Stomach). Tonifies Qi. Relieves spasmodic pain.

Why might Xiao Jian Zhong Tang help with inflammatory bowel disease?

Xiao Jian Zhong Tang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease

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Wei Ling Tang

Source date: 1481 AD

Number of ingredients: 9 herbs

Key actions: Promotes urination. Warms the Yang. Strengthens the Spleen. Drains Dampness. Promotes the movement of Qi. Harmonizes the Stomach.

Why might Wei Ling Tang help with inflammatory bowel disease?

Wei Ling Tang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of crohns disease

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