It is a combination of natural crude drugs such as plants.
Western drugs are scientifically synthesized, but Chinese herbal medicines are made from dried plant roots, flowers, fruits, and leaves. There are also Chinese medicine made from minerals and animals. Kampo medicine is a mixture of a number of Chinese herbal medicines made from plants, minerals, and animals that have grown in these nature.
Western medicine is a drug that focuses on illness, and Chinese herbal medicine is a drug that enhances natural healing power.
Western drugs are mainly scientifically synthesized drugs. Western medicine is a drug that focuses on one disease and one symptom. Therefore, everyone can expect the same effect. On the other hand, Chinese herbal medicine uses plants, animals, and minerals as they are.
In addition, Chinese medicine diagnoses the disease based on its own theory and consider the most appropriate prescription for the disease. Western drugs are often treated the same for the same disease, but the same disease is determined for each person, even for the same disease, according to each person's constitution and condition. Another major feature is that one agent contains multiple active ingredients, so it works for diverse symptoms. The "combination strange" has the advantage of being effective for various disorders. For example, if you start drinking Chinese medicine to improve your menstrual pain, you have improved cold, constipation, and multiple symptoms. If the Western medicine is a target, Chinese medicine is a drug that acts on the whole body. It can be expected to be effective in general.
There is no modern Chinese medicine remaining in modern times.
Like Western medicine, there are many kinds of Chinese herbal medicines, and there are some that do not fit.
It is important to match your constitution.
It is not unusual for people who did not work with extract granules to work if they were decoctions.
Kampo medicine is composed of multiple crude drugs.
A liquid boiled in hot water is called a decoction.
There is a boiled decoction and a granular extract agent.
There are various types of Chinese herbal medicine, such as decoctions and granules.
At present, the most popular type due to the progress of manufacturing technology is a Chinese herbal medicine called an extract agent that takes out the active ingredients of the decoction and form a granular shape.
On the other hand, the decoction is made by simmering the chopped herbal medicine as it is, a pot or a pot, from the water. By smelling the fragrance on the way to infuse crude drugs, you can expect an aromatherapy effect. For those who are troublesome at home, we also hand over the "packed decoction" extracted with a decoction machine. Please feel free to contact us.
Many people think that Chinese herbal medicine is an extract granule.
The extract granules are made by removing water from the decoction in the process.
In the process, a lot of ingredients come off.
It is said that the decoction and extract granules have more than twice the ingredients.
The effect is like a decoction, and the portability is an extract granule.
Toyo Isshin -do's packed decoction is recommended because of its high ingredients and portability.
Decoctions are often troublesome, so they are not popular.
Every day, you must boil at home and create a decoction.
At Toyo Isshin -do, it is easy to use a decoction with a decoction in a pack.
How to decoction of Chinese medicine (decoction)Here
Acute symptoms in a few days. For chronic symptoms, 2-3 months are a guide.
Kampo medicine is a medicine that improves from inside the body. It is Chinese medicine that removes unpleasant symptoms by improving the whole body's constitution. Many people think that "Kampo medicine works slowly", but some of the Chinese herbal medicines have improved symptoms in Sugu.
For example, if you have acute symptoms such as headaches and menstrual pain, it is unlikely that you will be cured in a break, but in the case of chronic symptoms, you need a certain time.
It is common for symptoms that have caused a upset over the years to be treated by removing their stubborn causes, improving their constitution, and balancing their body. If you have chronic symptoms, please start with a little patient.
I can't say that there are no side effects.
Since Chinese herbal medicine is also a "meds", the side effects are not zero at all.
Because Chinese herbal medicine is a natural crude drug, there are few side effects if you take medicine that suits your constitution, and it is very good, but if you use a medicine that does not fit your type, you may cause unpleasant symptoms. I have. It is important to have a specialized pharmacist mix.
If the side effects are suspected, stop taking immediately and consult a pharmacist. Unlike side effects, unpleasant symptoms such as diarrhea, nausea, dizziness, headache, and rash may appear when you start taking Chinese medicine. This is a phenomenon called "meditation".
Med meditation occurs when the body is starting to heal for chronic symptoms. In fact, it temporarily worsens, despite the fact that the prescription is right.
It is difficult to judge the difference between side effects and meditation, so if you have a different symptom, be sure to consult a specialized pharmacist without yourself.
It is also possible to use it with Western medicine, but please be sure to consult a pharmacist.
It may have a synergistic effect of strengthening each other's effects, or may be incompatible.
If you are taking Western medicine, be sure to consult a pharmacist.
Basically, it is better to drink before meals or on an empty stomach.
It is better to take Chinese herbal medicine on an empty stomach, and it is effective. However, if you forget to drink, you can take it after a meal.
Some medicines are sweet and easy to drink.
Kampo medicine can be taken with confidence even for children. It is thought that Kampo medicine is bitter and difficult to drink, but it is not always the case.
"Kodennaka -yu", which is often used for children, is a very sweet and easy -to -drink medicine.
If it is difficult to take it, you can mix it with sugar or commercially available jelly.
yes. You can take it. Be sure to consult a doctor or pharmacist.
During pregnancy, there are unpleasant symptoms unique to pregnancy, such as sickness and swelling. Naturally, there is a Chinese medicine that cures them. If you take Chinese medicine during pregnancy, be sure to consult a doctor or pharmacist.