Morning sickness according to Chinese Medicine

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

Acupuncture points used for morning sickness

The five Chinese Medicinal herbs most likely to help treat morning sickness

Why might Korean Mint (Huo Xiang) help with morning sickness?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat morning sickness as can be seen on Korean Mint's page.

Korean Mint is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent. It targets the Lung, the Spleen and the Stomach.

Its main actions are: Transforms Dampness that is obstructing the Stomach and Spleen. Harmonizes the Middle Warmer, for nausea and vomiting. Relieves the Exterior from invasion of Cold and Damp.

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Why might Tamarind Fruit (Suan Jiao) help with morning sickness?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat morning sickness 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 Crow-Dipper Rhizome (Ban Xia) help with morning sickness?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat morning sickness as can be seen on Crow-Dipper Rhizome's page.

Crow-Dipper Rhizomes is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent. It targets the Lung, the Spleen and the Stomach.

Its main actions are: Drains Dampness and reduces Phlegm. Reverses the flow of Rebellious Qi. Reduces hardenings and relieves distention.

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Why might Cardamon Fruit (Bai Dou Kou) help with morning sickness?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat morning sickness as can be seen on Cardamon Fruit's page.

Cardamon Fruits is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent. It targets the Spleen, the Stomach and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Warms the Spleen and transforms Dampness. Invigorates Qi to remove Stomach and Spleen Qi Stagnation due to Dampness. Encourages appetite. Settles a restless fetus, stops morning sickness and prevents miscarriage. Used with tonifying herbs to prevent cloying and Stagnation.

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Why might Perilla Leaf (Zi Su Ye) help with morning sickness?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat morning sickness as can be seen on Perilla Leaf's page.

Perilla Leaves is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent. It targets the Lung and the Spleen.

Its main actions are: Relieves the Exterior and disperses Cold. Promotes the circulation of Spleen and Stomach Qi. Calms a restless fetus. Detoxifies seafood poisoning

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