Rheumatoid arthritis according to Chinese Medicine

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In Chinese Medicine rheumatoid arthritis 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 rheumatoid arthritis

Why might Angular Solomon's Seal Root (Yu Zhu) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatoid arthritis as can be seen on Angular Solomon's Seal Root's page.

Angular Solomon's Seal Roots is a Cold herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Stomach and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Nourishes the Yin of the Lung and Stomach. Generates Fluids and extinguishes Wind. Stop thirsty.

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Why might Shiny-Leaf Prickly-Ash (Liang Mian Zhen) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatoid arthritis as can be seen on Shiny-Leaf Prickly-Ash's page.

Shiny-Leaf Prickly-Ash is a Neutral herb that tastes Bitter and Pungent. It targets the Stomach and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Promotes the flow of Qi to relieve pain. Activates Blood to eliminate Blood stasis. Dispels Wind and clears Meridians. Dispels toxicity and reduces swelling.

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Why might Saposhnikovia Root (Fang Feng) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatoid arthritis as can be seen on Saposhnikovia Root's page.

Saposhnikovia Roots is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent and Sweet. It targets the Bladder, the Spleen and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Relieves the Exterior and disperses Cold. Relieves Wind-Damp-Cold painful obstruction. Disperses Wind.

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Why might Lemongrass (Xiang Mao) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatoid arthritis as can be seen on Lemongrass's page.

Lemongrass is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent. It targets the Gallbladder, the Stomach and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Expels wind and clear the meridians. Warms body core and stops pain.

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Why might Dittany Root Bark (Bai Xian Pi) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat rheumatoid arthritis as can be seen on Dittany Root Bark's page.

Dittany Root Bark is a Cold herb that tastes Bitter. It targets the Bladder, the Spleen and the Stomach.

Its main actions are: Expels Heat and toxicity especially when associated with Dampness. Expels Wind and Dampness.

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