Pruritis - Chinese Medicine

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A sensation that the patient instinctively attempts to relieve by scratching or rubbing without a significant cause. The itch may be localized or can effect the whole body. It can be aggravated at night, when nervous, types of weather, alcohol consumption, seafood consumption,

Chinese Medicine Treatment Of Pruritis
Blood Heat Producing Wind - summer time, after hot showers, ameliorated by cold
Zhi Yang Xi Feng Yang
Blood Deficiency - elderly, dry seasons (fall/winter), dry/pale skin with flaking
Dang Gui Yin Zi
Wind Damp Invasion - late summer, younger people easily effected, fluid discharged
Quan Chong Fang
Strong Wind - spring - neck area with thick dry skin (top part of body)
Wu Shi Qu Feng Tang
Wind Cold - winter - yang deficiency - front of body around stomach channel. Agg. By cold
Gui Zhi Ma Huang Ge Ban Tang
Damp Heat - lower jiao area and perineum, aggravated at night
Long Dan Xie Gan Tang
Ku Shen Tang







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