The Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Treatment of Infertility
Chief Complaint: being unable to get pregnant for 3 years
Western Diagnosis: Infertility
Medical History: The female patient hasn’t been pregnant for 3 years after getting married. The patient has irregular menstruation combined with clots and cramps, and stress from work.
Pulse exam: Pulse is wiry and thin.
Tongue exam: Tongue is purplish with tooth marks. Coating is thin and white.
OM Diagnosis: Liver Qi and Blood Stagnation
Treatment Principle: Sooth Liver Qi and promote Qi and blood circulation
Point Prescription: ST36, SP6, SP8, LR3, SP10
Herbal Formula: Xiao Yao San combined with Tao Hong Si Wu Tang modifications
Results: The menstrual pain has been relieved, the patient got pregnant after 3 months treatment.
Synopsis: Acupuncture and herbs can be used to treat infertinity which is caused by functional disorder. It usually takes 3-6 months to get the ideal result.
Lin Ying Wang L.Ac., O.M.D.
Natural Healing Center
795 Castro St.
Mountain View, CA 94041