Tuberculosis according to Chinese Medicine

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Five herbal formulas that might help with tuberculosis

Bai He Gu Jin Tang

Source date: 1573 AD

Number of ingredients: 10 herbs

Key actions: Nourishes Lung and Kidney Yin. Lubricates the Lung and clears phlegm.

Why might Bai He Gu Jin Tang help with tuberculosis?

Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern 'Lung and Kidney Yin Deficiency with Empty Fire' of which pulmonary tuberculosis is a symptom.

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Qing Hao Bie Jia Tang

Source date: 1798 AD

Number of ingredients: 5 herbs

Key actions: Nourishes the Yin. Clears Heat.

Why might Qing Hao Bie Jia Tang help with tuberculosis?

Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern 'Empty-Heat caused by Yin Deficiency' of which pulmonary tuberculosis is a symptom.

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Da Bu Yin Wan

Source date: 1481 AD

Number of ingredients: 4 herbs

Key actions: Enriches the Yin. Directs fire downward.

Why might Da Bu Yin Wan help with tuberculosis?

Da Bu Yin Wan has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of tuberculosis

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Bei Mu Gua Lou San

Source date: 1732 AD

Number of ingredients: 6 herbs

Key actions: Moistens the Lungs. Clears Heat. Regulates Qi. Resolve Phlegm.

Why might Bei Mu Gua Lou San help with tuberculosis?

Bei Mu Gua Lou San has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of pulmonary tuberculosis

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Huang Qi Jian Zhong Tang

Source date: 220 AD

Number of ingredients: 7 herbs

Key actions: Warms and tonifies the Middle Burner (Spleen and Stomach). Tonifies Qi. Relieves spasmodic pain.

Why might Huang Qi Jian Zhong Tang help with tuberculosis?

Huang Qi Jian Zhong Tang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of pulmonary tuberculosis

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