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.

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

Why might Amomum Fruit (Sha Ren) help with morning sickness?

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

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

Its main actions are: Warms the Spleen and transforms Dampness. Promotes the movement of Qi for Damp and Stagnant conditions of the Stomach and Spleen. Settles a restless fetus and stops morning sickness. Prevents cloying and Stagnation sometimes caused by tonifying herbs.

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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 Spleen, the Stomach and the Lung.

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 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 Spleen, the Stomach and the Lung.

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 Fresh Ginger (Sheng Jiang) help with morning sickness?

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

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

Its main actions are: Relieves the Exterior and disperses Cold. Warms and circulates Qi in the Middle Burner. Calms a restless fetus and treats morning sickness. Treats seafood poisoning.

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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 Spleen and the Lung.

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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