Traditional Chinese Medicine Treatment of COVID-19
Treatment for Covid-19 with Chinese Herbal Medicine
Here at Bien Jn Chinese Medicine Centre I treat people to help them fight the side effects of the Corona Virus. This is especially beneficial for people over 40 years of age.
These treatments are for both Covid-19 and also for “Long Covid”.
In a letter titled Rapid Response: Traditional Chinese medicine for COVID-19
published in the BMJ (British Medical Journal)
Since the ongoing pandemic of COVID-19 that first broke out in Wuhan, more than 3,100 TCM practitioners across China have been sent to Wuhan, and contributed their joint efforts with doctors of modern Western medicine to control the disease.
In Zhejiang province, patients infected with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) were treated with treatments including antivirals, antibiotics, or steroids. However, it’s noteworthy that traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has also been applied widely, and has played a substantial role in the management of COVID-19 in China.
Studies by the Chinese Academy of Sciences showed TCM remedies may have both antiviral and anti-inflammatory effects. Such properties are particularly important in the treatment of severe cases of COVID-19 because the host inflammatory response is a major cause of lung damage and subsequent mortality
As a member of the “Chinese Doctors Association?????” I have been fortunate enough to have access to the Chinese Herbal Medicine used and the knowledge of which formulas to apply in different situations (stages) of Covid-19.
When to seek emergency medical attention
Please be aware that if you experience any of the following symptoms you should first seek emergency medical care:
- Trouble breathing
- Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
- New confusion
- Inability to wake or stay awake
- Bluish lips or face
How You Can Benefit with Our Treatments
There are several stages of this infection and whilst I cannot cure you of Covid-19 I can help you fight many of the side-effects of Covid-19, and this, in turn, can result in shorter hospital stays (sometimes even in no hospital). Most importantly as mentioned above it will help improve your QOL (Quality of Life) during any instance of Covid-19 and so help your body fight the virus rather than succumbing to it.
Faster Treatment Diagnosis (Online)
It is vital to start your treatment for Covid-19 as soon as possible in order to get the best results. In many cases, early adoption of Chinese herbal remedies can help relieve many of the future pains of this disease.
I am able to diagnose the best medication via a Zoom call. This means no need for you to travel and I can get the required medication delivered to you by post or special delivery.
Diagnosis by a Qualified Doctor
Unlike many high street Chinese Acupuncture or Medicine shops on the high street; I am a doctor qualified in both Western medicine (like your GP). My combination of qualifications in Chinese medicine and Western medicine gives me a unique understanding of all options available and which medicine will help you successfully fight Covid-19 – something your GP cannot do.
Bespoke Treatment for Covid-19
Herbal formulas contain many compounds, they are tailored to patient’s symptoms and environmental factors and often work in a holistic approach. Thus, I treat you for what your body requires, based on the symptoms you describe, I don’t give you a generic treatment for Covid-19.
Covid-19 Symptoms We Treat
People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19.
We have herbal remedies to help you overcome these with natural medicine.
- Fever or chills
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
We have also noticed that in some cases people recover from Covid-19 and yet continue to suffer from several of the above symptoms, despite not being contagious. If this sounds like you or a friend, I would be happy to help treat you so you may return to the life you enjoyed before Corona Virus.
That said it is always best to contact me as soon as you are diagnosed with Covid-19 as the quicker we can start treatment for Covid-19 the better the results will be. Often this
What’s the between Influenza (Flu) and Covid-19?
Here is what the CDC has to say
Influenza (Flu) and COVID-19 are both contagious respiratory illnesses, but they are caused by different viruses. COVID-19 is caused by infection with a new coronavirus (called SARS-CoV-2) and flu is caused by infection with influenza viruses. Because some of the symptoms of flu and COVID-19 are similar, it may be hard to tell the difference between them based on symptoms alone, and testing may be needed to help confirm a diagnosis. Flu and COVID-19 share many characteristics, but there are some key differences between the two.
One Important Takeaway for You
We have been successfully treating flu and Covid-19 symptoms with herbal medicine. We will identify your illness before prescribing any treatment for Covid-19 and can help with either of these illnesses.
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