Seizures in children according to Chinese Medicine

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Two herbal formulas that might help with seizures in children

Gun Tan Wan

Source date: 1396 AD

Number of ingredients: 4 herbs

Key actions: Drains Fire and Phlegm .

Why might Gun Tan Wan help with seizures in children?

Gun Tan Wan has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of pediatric seizure disorder

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Hui Chun Dan

Source date: Late 18th century

Number of ingredients: 19 herbs

Key actions: Opens the sensory orifices. Arrests spasms and convulsions. Clears Heat and transforms Phlegm.

Why might Hui Chun Dan help with seizures in children?

Hui Chun Dan has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of pediatric seizure disorder

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Styrax resin might help with seizures in children

Why might Styrax (Su He Xiang) help with seizures in children?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat seizures in children as can be seen on Styrax's page.

Styrax is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent and Sweet. It targets the Spleen and the Heart.

Its main actions are: Opens the Orifices and clears the Mind. Stops pain

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Other symptoms often associated with seizures in children

Coma Stroke Chest congestion Coronary artery disease Biliary colic Convulsions in children