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Source date: 220 AD
Number of ingredients: 3 herbs
Key actions: Warms the Interior. Disperses Cold. Unblocks the bowels. Alleviates pain.
Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern 'Exterior Cold invading the Interior' of which inguinal hernia is a symptom.
Source date: 1624 AD
Number of ingredients: 8 herbs
Key actions: Warms the Liver and Kidneys. Promotes the movement of Qi. Alleviates pain.
Nuan Gan Jian has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of inguinal hernia
Abdominal pain Constipation Hypochondriac pain Chills Low-grade fever Cold hands and feet