Limbs pain according to Chinese Medicine

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Acupuncture points used for limbs pain

The three Chinese Medicinal herbs most likely to help treat limbs pain

Why might Cornelian Cherry (Shan Zhu Yu) help with limbs pain?

Because Cornelian Cherry is an ingredient in several formulas indicated to treat limbs pain as a symptom, like Liu Wei Di Huang Wan or Zuo Gui Wan for instance.

Cornelian Cherries is a Warm herb that tastes Sour. It targets the Kidney and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Preserves and tonifies the Kidney, Liver and Essence. Stops sweating and benefits the Yang and Qi. Assists menstruation and stops bleeding.

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Why might Prepared Rehmannia (Shu Di Huang) help with limbs pain?

Because Prepared Rehmannia is an ingredient in several formulas indicated to treat limbs pain as a symptom, like Liu Wei Di Huang Wan or Zuo Gui Wan for instance.

Prepared Rehmannia is a Warm herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Kidney and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Tonifies the Blood. Tonifies the Yin of the Kidneys.

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Why might Yam (Shan Yao) help with limbs pain?

Because Yam is an ingredient in several formulas indicated to treat limbs pain as a symptom, like Liu Wei Di Huang Wan or Zuo Gui Wan for instance.

Yam is a Neutral herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Kidney, the Lung and the Spleen.

Its main actions are: Tonifies the Spleen and Stomach. Tonifies the Lung Qi and nourishes the Lung Yin. Nourishes the Kidneys and consolidates Jing.

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