Rheumatic athralgia according to Chinese Medicine

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In Chinese Medicine rheumatic athralgia 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 rheumatic athralgia

Why might Black Atractylodes Rhizome (Cang Zhu) help with rheumatic athralgia?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatic athralgia as can be seen on Black Atractylodes Rhizome's page.

Black Atractylodes Rhizomes is a Warm herb that tastes Bitter and Pungent. It targets the Spleen and the Stomach.

Its main actions are: Dries Damp and tonifies the Spleen. Relieves the Exterior for invasion of Wind-Cold-Damp. Relieves Wind-Damp painful obstruction. Dries Damp for either Damp-Cold or Damp-Heat when combined with the correct herbs. Clears the eyes and improves sight.

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Why might Wild Ginger (Xi Xin) help with rheumatic athralgia?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatic athralgia as can be seen on Wild Ginger's page.

Wild Ginger is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent. It targets the Heart, the Kidney and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Relieves the Exterior and warms the Yang. Expels Cold and relieves pain. Warms the Lungs and reduces Phlegm. Moves the Qi and disperses Phlegm to open the nasal passages.

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Why might Mulberry Mistletoe (Sang Ji Sheng) help with rheumatic athralgia?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatic athralgia as can be seen on Mulberry Mistletoe's page.

Mulberry Mistletoe is a Neutral herb that tastes Bitter and Sweet. It targets the Kidney and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Tonifies the Liver and the Kidneys. Strengthens the tendons and bones. Relieves rheumatic conditions. Lowers hypertension.

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Why might Fleeceflower Stem (Ye Jiao Teng) help with rheumatic athralgia?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatic athralgia as can be seen on Fleeceflower Stem's page.

Fleeceflower Stems is a Neutral herb that tastes Bitter and Sweet. It targets the Heart and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Nourishes the Heart Blood and calms the spirit. Tonifies Blood, improves circulation and dispels Wind. Applied externally, it relieves itches and rashes.

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Why might Cyathula Root (Chuan Niu Xi) help with rheumatic athralgia?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatic athralgia as can be seen on Cyathula Root's page.

Cyathula Roots is a Neutral herb that tastes Bitter and Sweet. It targets the Kidney and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Removes Blood Stagnation and unblocks menstruation. Improve joint pain. Promotes urination and treats dysuria.

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