Pericarditis according to Chinese Medicine

Two herbal formulas that might help with pericarditis

Wen Dan Tang

Source date: 1174 AD

Number of ingredients: 8 herbs

Key actions: Clears Phlegm. Clears Gallbladder. Regulates Qi. Harmonizes the Stomach.

Why might Wen Dan Tang help with pericarditis?

Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern 'Qi Stagnation in Gallbladder and Stomach with Phlegm Heat' of which pericarditis is a symptom.

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Huang Lian Wen Dan Tang

Source date: 1852 AD

Number of ingredients: 7 herbs

Key actions: Clears Hot Phlegm. Clears Gallbladder Heat. Regulates Qi. Harmonizes the Stomach.

Why might Huang Lian Wen Dan Tang help with pericarditis?

Huang Lian Wen Dan Tang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of pericarditis

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Other symptoms often associated with pericarditis

Palpitations Anxiety Bitter taste in the mouth