Traditional Chinese medicine can lose weight through self-made prescriptions and proprietary medicines.
At present, there are many weight-loss prescriptions, such as the following: 100g cassia seed, 15g fried hawthorn (fried Hawthorn sold in the pharmacy, not dried Hawthorn), 10g hemp seed, radish seed and tangerine peel, 10g Polygonum multiflorum, 5g licorice and 5g Fructus aurantii. The specific method is to put it in a casserole the night before, and put in clean water, which is about three times more than that of the drug. Bring the casserole to a boil the next morning and simmer over low heat for about 40 minutes. The best medicine juice turns viscous after cooling a little. Take it on an empty stomach. Do not eat for an hour after taking. This is the amount of one dose. You can also add water and cook it again at night, and take it an hour after dinner. You need a new drug the next day. This prescription is more suitable for people with heat constitution and has a good effect on defecation. It has the effect of reducing blood lipid and blood pressure. Cassia seed has the functions of clearing liver, brightening eyes, moistening intestines and defecating. Hawthorn has the functions of promoting blood circulation and removing blood stasis, digestion and accumulation, so if you have indigestion, hawthorn can help you improve it. Tangerine peel has the function of clearing intestines and relieving fever, so it can be used in people with hot constitution. Polygonum multiflorum, tonifying liver and kidney, benefiting essence and blood, moistening intestines, defecating and detoxifying. Fructus aurantii, which has the function of removing distension in a wide range of Qi, is used for chest and flank distention and pain, food accumulation and retention of phlegm and drink. Licorice tonifying spleen and stomach, moistening lung, relieving cough, clearing heat, detoxification, etc.
- Chinese patent medicine
There are many ready-made medicines on the market, using the formula of traditional Chinese medicine, but they are usually sold through the channel of health products. Generally, there will be sales in pharmacies.