Traditional Chinese medicine in the treatment of epilepsy
In epilepsy treatment is best carried out taking into account constitutional type.
The Constitution of a “Windy” type (the excess in the meridians of the gallbladder and liver). In China it is called the syndrome of internal Wind of the liver and may occur after closed cranial trauma.
The failure of “Wind”, i.e. the lack of the meridians of the gallbladder and liver. It happens in severe liver failure because of toxic liver damage, drug-induced hepatitis, cirrhosis of the liver.
Insufficient “Warm” and “Hot” types. For example, typical for epilepsy lesions of the small intestine, heart, triple heater meridians and the vascular systems, which often give very large seizures.
Epilepsy in patients with excess Constitution “Wet” type. Epilepsy it is considered “Yang” of the stomach. These patients are usually plethoric. Have hypertension, epigastric pain.
The Constitution is insufficient “Moisture” (the deficit of energy in the meridians of the stomach, pancreas – spleen). This may be in violation of the digestive system, violation of the pituitary and the adrenal glands.
Epilepsy lack of “Dryness” (the deficit of the meridians of the large intestine and the lungs). It happens with asthenia, General weakness, epilepsy especially in the elderly.
Epilepsy in individuals excess “Cold” type. This epilepsy “Jan” socioguide. The most typical cases where there is a hyperactivity of the energy of the bladder with increased secretion of the adrenal cortex. Manifested epileptic seizures.
Renal epilepsy in individuals lack of “Cold” type with a deficit of energy in the meridians of the kidneys and bladder. This weakened the patients with premature aging, lowering the secretion of the adrenal cortex.
In China in epilepsy there are a number of highly effective medications that ease cramps and even, according to Chinese experts, cure epilepsy. The “JI Xian Lin” contains sage Krasnoarmeisky, friction hairy, Valerian medicinal, pearl, camphor, borneol. Used in epilepsy in persons “Windy” type. It has anticonvulsant effect, is absolutely not toxic. For example, Dr. Lee used this drug in the treatment of 60 cases of childhood epilepsy. Medicine used during the year until termination of seizures. After which the dose was reduced to 1/4 of the initial dose. The effect appeared already after 1-5 days after the start of medication. Its effectiveness full recovery was 90.1%.
The “Mansi guntan WAN”. It includes annealed mica slate, medicinal rhubarb, Scutellaria, Oud wood. This medication is effective in persons “Wet” type. It removes excess phlegm, moisture. In particular, normalizes a mental condition, confusion in thinking, reduces mental anxiety, facilitates seizures and reduce their frequency.
The drug is “Chi Zhu WAN” is used in epilepsy, is associated with impaired energy in persons “Windy” type of Constitution and with an excess of phlegm. This drug inhibits the excess Yang energy in the kidney and leads to harmony of the Yin energy in the heart. Used classic seizures. Contains magnetite and Cinnabaris.
In traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture is even used for removal of epileptic seizures. For example, exposure to needles at point J-15 helps with any epilepsy. When kidney epilepsy it is recommended to act on the point R-1 in the cardiac epilepsy is on point HOU-C. When epileptic attacks are useful acupuncture points T-11 and V-15. Epilepsy in persons “Windy” type used acupuncture point of the liver Meridian F-2, and BAT MS-5.
Moscow doctor M. Y. Dementieva cites a case of drastic improvement in the condition of the patient in the use of acupuncture by the method of su Jok. Patient 35 years old with a diagnosis of epilepsy for many years took a large number of drugs, reducing their use immediately caused seizures. Using the method of pulse diagnosis, the patient was established the Constitution of an excess of “Cold”. The hand was found a huge amount of pain the BAT, there were so many that each of them had difficulty fitting attached yellow grains, in which the patient periodically pressed to feel any pain, there was a feeling of “gloves”. At the same time decreased the number of attacks. This was followed by acupuncture on the mental constitutional level: inhibition of Yin desire and Yang of originality, it is made possible to completely eliminate all antiepileptic drugs, the seizures disappeared. However, the need to continue treatment at the mental level for full correction epileptoid Constitution.