Conditions Treated by Chinese Herbal Medicine

Chinese herbal medicine is a comprehensive form of medicine that can effectively address a wide variety of conditions. It has a long clinical history of treating acute and chronic conditions.  It excels in treating conditions that Western medicine has difficulty in treating – such as, gynecological problems and infertility, and chronic conditions, as well as conditions that do not have a Western medical diagnosis.  Chinese herbal medicine may be used to treat infants, elderly patients and pregnant women.

Below are some of the conditions that may be addressed through Chinese herbal medicine:

  • Respiratory Conditions such as colds and flu as well as chronic respiratory conditions such as allergies, asthma, emphysema, sinusitis and bronchitis.
  • Emotional Conditions such as anxiety, depression and mood swings.
  • Gastrointestinal Conditions such as acute or chronic diarrhea, constipation, indigestion, gastritis and ulcers.
  • Urogenital Conditions such as urinary tract infections, prostatitis and sexual dysfunction.
  • Gynecological Conditions such as irregular or painful menstruation, infertility, PMS and menopausal symptoms.
  • Musculoskeletal and Neurological Conditions such as neuralgia, migraine headaches, insomnia, dizziness and low back, neck and shoulder pain.
  • Circulatory Conditions such as hypertension, angina pectoris, arteriosclerosis and anemia.
  • Supportive therapy for other chronic, painful and debilitating disorders such as hepatitis and fibromyalgia.