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 Clematis Root (Wei Ling Xian) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

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

Clematis Roots is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent and Salty. It targets the Bladder.

Its main actions are: Relieves Wind-Damp, circulates Qi and alleviates pain. clears meridians and eases pain. Softens and releases fish bones lodged in the throat.

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Why might Pubescent Angelica Root (Du Huo) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

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

Pubescent Angelica Roots is a Warm herb that tastes Bitter and Pungent. It targets the Bladder and the Kidney.

Its main actions are: Disperses Wind, Cold, Dampness. Relieves pain. Relieves Lesser Yang (Shao Yang) headache.

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Why might Deer Bone (Lu Gu) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

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

Deer Bones is a Warm herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Kidney.

Its main actions are: Tonifies Kidney Yang and strengthens the sinews and bones.

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Why might Sponge Gourd (Si Gua) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

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

Sponge Gourds is a Neutral herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Stomach, the Liver and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Removes obstructions in the Collaterals, promotes blood circulation and cools Blood, clears heat and detoxifies. Facilitate lactation.

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Why might Black-Tail Snake (Wu Shao She) help with rheumatoid arthritis?

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

Black-Tail Snakes is a Neutral herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Liver.

Its main actions are: Expels Wind Dampness and disperses Cold. Removes obstruction of Channels and Meridians. Stops spasms and convulsions.

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Other symptoms often associated with rheumatoid arthritis

Edema Joint pain Eczema Common cold Arthralgia Abdominal pain Knee pain Hypertension Amenorrhea Diarrhea