RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS HERBAL FORMULA
This herbal formula is used to help those with Rheumatoid Arthritis that show signs such as:
- Deformities in the joints
- Stiffness and lack of ROM
- With or without redness in joint area
- Muscle-tendon atrophy or tightness
- Loss of bone mass
Description of formula according to Chinese Medicine:
Ramulus Cinnamomi: Opens the channels and collaterals, thus relieving pain. Analgesic and anti-inflammatory effect.
Radix Angelicae Pubescentis: Dispels wind and dampness to relieve pain. Wind, cold and dampness are responsible for the majority of arthritis afflictions. Du huo helps to disperse these pathogens from the joints and relieve inflammation.
Radix Saposhnikoviae: Treats painful obstruction syndrome that attacks the muscles and joints, leading to arthritis. This is the herb of choice when body aches and pain are the chief complaint.
Radix Clematidis: Clinically, it is best for musculoskeletal pain, spasms and cramps of the muscles, numbness and pain of the extremities, and difficulty with extension and flexion. Alleviates the pain and numbness associated with bone spurs of the neck, spine and heels.
Cortex Eucommiae: Anti-inflammatory. Strengthens bones and sinews that often results in weakness and soreness of the lower back, knees and joints.
Caulis Sinomenii: Opens the channels and relieves pain. It is often used for patients experiencing joint tightness and pain with swelling. Administration of Qing feng teng was reported to be effective for treating pain in 93.4% of 311 patients.
Radix Schefflerae: Is used for pain and swelling, helps to relieve joint pain and improve range of motion. Releases joint stiffness.
Flos Sophorae: Anti-inflammatory for arthritis.
Semen Coicis: Eliminates dampness from the muscles to relieve pain. “It is best for tightness and spasms of the tendons restricting flexibility, It also effectively treats muscle, joint and tendon pain.
Rhizoma Atractylodis: Drains dampness and clears damp heat in the lower part of the body to relieve pain.
Radicis Angelicae Sinensis: Has ant-rheumatic and blood invigoration effects to clear the channels and collaterals therefore enhancing the flexibility and integrity of the joints.
Cortex Phellodendri: Drains dampness and clears damp heat in the body and has an excellent effect to treat pain in the lower half of the body.
Rhizoma et Radix Motopterygii: Anti-inflammatory, anti-rheumatic and analgesic function. Removes painful obstruction by expelling wind, damp and heat in the upper and lower body.
Radix Gentianae Macrophyllae: It treats musculoskeletal and joint disorders, whether acute or chronic with redness, swelling and inflammation. It relieves stiffness and tightness in the joints.
Ramulus Mori: Has anti rheumatic, anti-inflammatory and analgesic functions.
Radix Anemarrhenae: Functions to clear heat and reduce painful swelling sensation of the joints and has anti-inflammatory effect.
White willow bark: Willow bark is a proven painkiller appropriate for arthritis and pain caused by inflammation. Unlike aspirin, the calculates in willow bark do not increase the risk of bleeding. They do not irritate the lining of the stomach. For these reasons, willow bark is useful for people who have chronic joint pain but cannot take NSAIDs or COX-2 inhibitors. Willow bark continues to provide pain relief longer than aspirin.
Meadowsweet: It’s historical medicinal uses are confirmed enough that it is licensed as a standard medicinal tea in Germany, where it is used as a treatment for rheumatism and arthritis.
Green Tea: To harmonize the formula.
Recommended to drink 2-4 cups daily for 6 months.
We also recommend that the patient use our external ointment called Miracle Mud 3 to relieve pain and inflammation. This herbal formula works great and has no odor.
This formula is not intended to treat, cure or diagnose the above condition. The information given is strictly according to traditional herbal medicine and should be used and prescribed as an herbal supplement.