Acupuncture and Herbs for Panic Attacks


Chief Complaint: Panic Attacks

History: panic attacks set off by exertion, social encounters. 6 year history, 1-2/month.

Symptoms: attacks: gets flushed, palpitations, energy surging upward in her chest (Running Piglet). cold hands and feet, cold body.

Palpation: Pulse: deep thin weak, slightly slippery, KD pulses weak.

Observation: geographic peeled patches, slightly red

OM Diagnosis: HT and KD Yin xu, Rebellious Qi in the Chong Mai

Treatment Principle: Harmonize KD and HT, treat Chong mai

Point Prescription: LU7 , K6, SP4 P6, CV4, cheap ambien LV3, GB34, ST36, CV17, shen men, yin tang

Herb Prescription: Tian wang bu xin dan

Lifestyle Prescription: ensure 8 hours sleep to help KD regenerate

Results: after 2 months treatment, no longer has full blown attacks. В apx 1/wk mild instances of palpitations with fluttering in the throat

Name: Hudson Doyle
Credentials: LAc
Clinic Name: Comprehensive Medical Services
Street address: 555 Commonwealth ave
City: Newton
State: MA
Zip: 02459
Country: US
Specialties: Orthopedic acupuncture

Last modified: September 8, 2009  Tags: , , ,  В·  Posted in: Well-Being