Swollen lymph nodes according to Chinese Medicine

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In Chinese Medicine swollen lymph nodes can be treated by three herbs that we have on record. Here is the list below.

The three Chinese Medicinal herbs most likely to help treat swollen lymph nodes

Why might Maral Root (Lou Lu) help with swollen lymph nodes?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat swollen lymph nodes as can be seen on Maral Root's page.

Maral Roots is a Cold herb that tastes Bitter and Salty. It targets the Stomach and the Large intestine.

Its main actions are: Expels Heat and reduces toxic swellings. Increases the flow of mothers' milk.

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Why might Kombu (Kun Bu) help with swollen lymph nodes?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat swollen lymph nodes as can be seen on Kombu's page.

Kombu is a Cold herb that tastes Salty. It targets the Stomach, the Kidney and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Softens hardness, Cools Hot phlegm. Encourages urination and lessens edema.

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Why might Monk Fruit (Luo Han Guo) help with swollen lymph nodes?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat swollen lymph nodes as can be seen on Monk Fruit's page.

Monk Fruits is a Cool herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Large intestine and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Lubricates and cools the Lungs. Treats Lung Yin Deficiency. Dissipates nodules and swollen glands. Lubricates the Intestines and relieves constipation.

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Other symptoms often associated with swollen lymph nodes

Goiter Edema Lymphadenitis Mastitis Sores Clogged milk ducts Carbuncles Pneumonitis Dry cough Constipation