Rheumatoid arthritis is one of the common and frequently-occurring diseases in the clinic. It belongs to the scope of TCM syndromes and is mainly caused by inflammation of the whole body.
The etiology of the disease has not yet been fully understood. It is generally believed to be related to hemolytic streptococcal infection, but it is not an allergic disease after hemolytic streptococcal infection. It is also believed that the pain caused is related to the release of prostaglandins.
Western medicine treatment mainly relies on antipyretic and analgesic drugs, and some use hormone therapy to fight anti-inflammatory and anti-rheumatic effects. However, long-term use of such drugs can lead to adverse reactions such as anesthesia, gastric ulcer and gastric bleeding, so the author advocatesTreated with traditional Chinese medicine.
Chinese medicine believes that the phlegm and blood stasis is the evil of the cold, dampness and heat, which invades the skin, flows into the meridians, and the joints block the blood and run.
Treatment should be based on phlegm and cold, dampness and heat removal, with phlegm and poisoning soup as the main prescription, the basic drugs are: 萆薢15 grams, 10 grams of wood defense, 10 grams of papaya, 10 grams of Gentiana, 10 grams of Coix seed10 grams of peony bark, 10 grams of Sichuan achyranthes, 10 grams of Angelica tail, 15 grams of white peony, 10 grams of Corydalis, 5 grams of licorice.
Fang Zhongyu, Mufangji, papaya, hurricane and cold; Huanren, peony skin, dampness and heat; Chuan Niutong Huoxuetongluo; Danggui tail nourishing blood and collateral; Baiqi, Yanhusuotongluo pain; licorice relieve painIt also combines the medicinal properties, and the various medicines are used together to make a difference between the wind and the cold, and the heat and heat.