Chinese and Western medicine shows its power in treating dry eyes

Abstract: in medicine, dry eye refers to eye lesions caused by abnormal tear secretion and inability to keep the eyes moist. The eyes are divided into oil layer, water layer and mucus layer from outside to inside. Tears are evenly distributed in the eyes by blinking. Let’s see how traditional Chinese medicine treats dry eye disease?

dry eye disease is a kind of disease caused by tear film instability and eye surface damage caused by abnormal amount or quality of tears, resulting in eye discomfort symptoms. The lack of tear film components changes the stability of tear film in front of eyes, resulting in dry eye surface, dehydration and damage of keratoconjunctival epithelium, and dry eye. Traditional Chinese medicine believes that dry eye belongs to the category of dryness syndrome. Dryness evil damages Qi, blood and body fluid, resulting in the loss of yin and fluid. Qi and blood deficiency can not flourish in the eyes, and the eyes lose nourishment, resulting in a series of symptoms.

syndrome differentiation and treatment of

dry eye syndrome can be treated from the aspects of dryness injuring lung yin, dryness injuring liver yin, exogenous dryness evil, spleen deficiency and Qi deficiency, Qi and yin deficiency, etc.

and

1. 80 cases of dryness injuring lung yin were treated by generating fluid and moistening dryness and clearing lung qi. Baihe Gujin decoction was added and subtracted. For those who feel dryness and evil, Fangfeng, cicada molting, mint and reed root were added. For those who have wind cold and dampness arthralgia, mulberry branches, cinnamon branches, clematis, honeysuckle vine and Achyranthes bidentata were added; The syndrome of dryness injuring liver Yin is treated by nourishing liver, tonifying kidney and moistening dryness. The prescription is supplemented by Bugan powder and Dabuyin pill. For those with erythema on the skin, add pangolin and exposed hive. The effective rate of dryness injury lung yin type was 91. 1%; The effective rate of dryness injuring liver Yin type was 91. 4%

2. 133 cases of dry eye were treated with Yangyin Qingfei Decoction (Radix Scrophulariae, licorice, white peony, Ophiopogon japonicus, radix rehmanniae, mint, peony bark, Yuzhu and trichosanthin); The treatment of liver and kidney yin deficiency type is to nourish the liver and kidney. The prescription is modified Liuwei Dihuang Decoction (cooked land, raw land, yam, jujube peel, peony peel, Poria cocos, Alisma orientalis, wolfberry fruit, Ophiopogon japonicus and Dendrobium); The deficiency fire floating type is treated by Warming Yang and transforming Qi, and inducing fire to return to the original. The prescription is supplemented and subtracted with Jingui Shenqi Pill (cooked land, yam, jujube skin, peony skin, Poria cocos, Alisma orientalis, aconite, cinnamon, Ophiopogon japonicus and white ginseng); Results 103 cases were markedly effective, 22 cases were effective and 8 cases were ineffective. The total effective rate was 93. 98%。

3. For those with deficiency of lung yin, clear lung, nourish yin and moisten dryness, add and subtract Baihe Gujin decoction, add wind proof, cicada slough, mint and reed root for external dryness, limb joint pain, adverse flexion and extension, skin itching, or add mulberry branch, cinnamon branch, clematis, forbearance rattan and Achyranthes bidentata for those with erythema; For those with Yin deficiency and dampness, it is appropriate to nourish yin and dampness, Xuanchang Qi machine, and add or subtract Sanren Decoction and Ermiao powder; The treatment of deficiency of liver and kidney Yin should nourish the liver and kidney, and the prescription is Liuwei Dihuang pill or Qiju Dihuang Pill Combined with Erzhi Pill.

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were used to treat

and

unilaterally. 1. Blood tonifying and liver nourishing, Yin nourishing, heat clearing and eyesight tonifying were used to Treat 60 cases of the disease. 21 cases were cured, 37 cases were improved and 2 cases were ineffective, Total effective rate 96. 7%。

2. 30 cases of this disease were treated with the method of Tonifying the liver and kidney and brightening the eyes. The medicinal uses were: 9g of raw Rehmannia glutinosa, white peony, Angelica sinensis, Ligusticum chuanxiong and mulberry, 10g of Polygonum multiflorum, Ligustrum lucidum, medlar, dodder and raspberry, 6G of Bupleurum and cohosh, and the total effective rate was 96. 7%。

4. 119 cases of dry eye were treated with Runyan refreshing soup (cooked land, medlar, Ophiopogon japonicus, radix ginseng, Angelica sinensis, Radix Paeoniae Alba, etc.), 31 cases were cured, 70 cases were improved, 18 cases were ineffective, and the total effective rate was 85%.

3. 36 cases (72 eyes) of dry eye were treated with Shaoyao Gancao Decoction. The results showed that 26 eyes were cured, 32 eyes were improved, 14 eyes were ineffective, and the effective rate was 80. 56%。

acupuncture treatment of

1. 51 cases of dry eye were treated with nourishing blood and moistening eyes, with a total effective rate of 88. 5%, better than 52% in the control group (P < 0.05). Acupuncture points: Baihui, Jingming, zanzhu, Taiyang, Sibai, Fengchi, Hegu, Zusanli, Sanyinjiao, Taixi and Taichong. Qi and yin deficiency add Qi sea, dampness and heat stagnation add Waiguan and Fenglong, and blood stasis and internal obstruction add blood sea and Quchi. Combined with traditional Chinese medicine moxibustion on both eyes and ears.

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2. Acupuncture was used to treat 48 eyes of dry eye. The acupoints were taken to clear the eyes, save bamboo, empty silk and bamboo, pupil, sun and Hegu, once a day. The needle was kept for 30 minutes after getting Qi. Results 5 eyes were cured, 33 eyes were improved and 10 eyes were ineffective. The total efficiency was 79. Corneal staining, tear flow and tear film rupture time were significantly improved after treatment (P < 0.05).

3. 45 cases of this disease were treated by syndrome differentiation acupuncture, and the total effective rate was 86. 7%。 The hot Yin injury type acupoints are Quchi, Hegu, Sanyinjiao, Taixi, Yingxiang and Sibai. For those with insomnia, Zhaohai and Daling are added; Blood sea, Yinling spring, Zusanli, Fenglong, Sanyin point, Sibai, etc. are taken for the points with phlegm and blood stasis. For those with obvious heat signs such as dry mouth, bad breath, red and swollen eyelids, yellow and greasy fur, the inner court, between rows, foot crying, etc. are added.

local use of traditional Chinese medicine

1. 70 cases (140 eyes) of dry eye were treated with self-made traditional Chinese medicine external fumigation formula (wild chrysanthemum, Qinpi, phellodendron, mint, mulberry leaf and safflower). The top was decocted with a traditional Chinese Medicine pot, one end of the pot was covered with a thick paper tube while it was hot, and the other end was aligned with the affected eye to fumigate the eye. Results 52 eyes were cured, 62 eyes were improved and 26 eyes were ineffective. The total effective rate was 81. 43%。

2, Chinese medicine spray treatment of senile dry eye, treatment group 30 cases (60 eyes), spray method, bupleurum injection plus normal saline, control group 29 cases (58 eyes) local point run eye drops. Results in the treatment group, 5 eyes were cured, 41 eyes were improved and 14 eyes were not cured. The total effective rate was 76. 67%; In the control group, 3 eyes were cured, 29 eyes were improved and 26 eyes were not cured. The total effective rate was 55. 56%。 Discussion and Prospect of

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with the deepening of pathological research of dry eye,

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have developed from single artificial tear therapy to multifactorial individualized therapy for etiology. Artificial tears can relieve symptoms in time, and anti-inflammatory drugs or sex hormones can be used to treat different causes. In addition, whether it is treatment based on syndrome differentiation or special prescription, local medication, acupuncture and acupoint massage, traditional Chinese medicine has good curative effect in the treatment of dry eyeIt is suggested that various symptoms, signs and laboratory indexes of patients have been improved to a certain extent, which reflect the advantages of traditional Chinese medicine in the treatment of dry eye. Integrated traditional Chinese and Western medicine is also one of the effective ways of treatment in the future. In short, dry eye is a multifactorial disease caused by a variety of potential causes. Individualized treatment schemes for different causes can improve the curative effect.

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. Abstract: in medicine, dry eye refers to eye lesions caused by abnormal tear secretion and inability to keep eyes moist. The eyes are divided into oil layer, water layer and mucus layer from outside to inside. Tears are evenly distributed in the eyes by blinking. Let’s look at how traditional Chinese medicine treats dry eye disease?, Dry eye is a kind of disease that causes instability of tear film and damage of eye surface caused by abnormal amount or quality of tears, resulting in symptoms of eye discomfort. The lack of tear film components changes the stability of tear film in front of eyes, resulting in dry eye surface, dehydration and damage of keratoconjunctival epithelium, and dry eye. Traditional Chinese medicine believes that dry eye belongs to the category of dryness syndrome. Dryness evil damages Qi, blood and body fluid, resulting in the depletion of yin and fluid. Qi and blood deficiency can not flourish in the eyes, and the eyes lose nourishment, resulting in a series of symptoms., Syndrome differentiation and treatment,

dry eye disease is a kind of disease caused by tear film instability and eye surface damage caused by abnormal amount or quality of tears, resulting in eye discomfort. The lack of tear film components changes the stability of tear film in front of eyes, resulting in dry eye surface, dehydration and damage of keratoconjunctival epithelium, and dry eye. Traditional Chinese medicine believes that dry eye belongs to the category of dryness syndrome. Dryness evil damages Qi, blood and body fluid, resulting in the loss of yin and fluid. Qi and blood deficiency can not flourish in the eyes, and the eyes lose nourishment, resulting in a series of symptoms.

syndrome differentiation and treatment of

dry eye syndrome can be treated from the aspects of dryness injuring lung yin, dryness injuring liver yin, exogenous dryness evil, spleen deficiency and Qi deficiency, Qi and yin deficiency, etc.

and

1. 80 cases of dryness injuring lung yin were treated by generating fluid and moistening dryness and clearing lung qi. Baihe Gujin decoction was added and subtracted. For those who feel dryness and evil, Fangfeng, cicada molting, mint and reed root were added. For those who have wind cold and dampness arthralgia, mulberry branches, cinnamon branches, clematis, honeysuckle vine and Achyranthes bidentata were added; The syndrome of dryness injuring liver Yin is treated by nourishing liver, tonifying kidney and moistening dryness. The prescription is supplemented by Bugan powder and Dabuyin pill. For those with erythema on the skin, add pangolin and exposed hive. The effective rate of dryness injury lung yin type was 91. 1%; The effective rate of dryness injuring liver Yin type was 91. 4%

2. 133 cases of dry eye were treated with Yangyin Qingfei Decoction (Radix Scrophulariae, licorice, white peony, Ophiopogon japonicus, radix rehmanniae, mint, peony bark, Yuzhu and trichosanthin); The treatment of liver and kidney yin deficiency type is to nourish the liver and kidney. The prescription is modified Liuwei Dihuang Decoction (cooked land, raw land, yam, jujube peel, peony peel, Poria cocos, Alisma orientalis, wolfberry fruit, Ophiopogon japonicus and Dendrobium); The deficiency fire floating type is treated by Warming Yang and transforming Qi, and inducing fire to return to the original. The prescription is supplemented and subtracted with Jingui Shenqi Pill (cooked land, yam, jujube skin, peony skin, Poria cocos, Alisma orientalis, aconite, cinnamon, Ophiopogon japonicus and white ginseng); Results 103 cases were markedly effective, 22 cases were effective and 8 cases were ineffective. The total effective rate was 93. 98%。

3. For those with deficiency of lung yin, clear lung, nourish yin and moisten dryness, add and subtract Baihe Gujin decoction, add wind proof, cicada slough, mint and reed root for external dryness, limb joint pain, adverse flexion and extension, skin itching, or add mulberry branch, cinnamon branch, clematis, forbearance rattan and Achyranthes bidentata for those with erythema; For those with Yin deficiency and dampness, it is appropriate to nourish yin and dampness, Xuanchang Qi machine, and add or subtract Sanren Decoction and Ermiao powder; The treatment of deficiency of liver and kidney Yin should nourish the liver and kidney, and the prescription is Liuwei Dihuang pill or Qiju Dihuang Pill Combined with Erzhi Pill.

and

were used to treat

and

unilaterally. 1. Blood tonifying and liver nourishing, Yin nourishing, heat clearing and eyesight tonifying were used to Treat 60 cases of the disease. 21 cases were cured, 37 cases were improved and 2 cases were ineffective, Total effective rate 96. 7%。

2. 30 cases of this disease were treated with the method of Tonifying the liver and kidney and brightening the eyes. The medicinal uses were: 9g of raw Rehmannia glutinosa, white peony, Angelica sinensis, Ligusticum chuanxiong and mulberry, 10g of Polygonum multiflorum, Ligustrum lucidum, medlar, dodder and raspberry, 6G of Bupleurum and cohosh, and the total effective rate was 96. 7%。

4. 119 cases of dry eye were treated with Runyan refreshing soup (cooked land, medlar, Ophiopogon japonicus, radix ginseng, Angelica sinensis, Radix Paeoniae Alba, etc.), 31 cases were cured, 70 cases were improved, 18 cases were ineffective, and the total effective rate was 85%.

3. 36 cases (72 eyes) of dry eye were treated with Shaoyao Gancao Decoction. The results showed that 26 eyes were cured, 32 eyes were improved, 14 eyes were ineffective, and the effective rate was 80. 56%。

acupuncture treatment of

1. 51 cases of dry eye were treated with nourishing blood and moistening eyes, with a total effective rate of 88. 5%, better than 52% in the control group (P < 0.05). Acupuncture points: Baihui, Jingming, zanzhu, Taiyang, Sibai, Fengchi, Hegu, Zusanli, Sanyinjiao, Taixi and Taichong. Qi and yin deficiency add Qi sea, dampness and heat stagnation add Waiguan and Fenglong, and blood stasis and internal obstruction add blood sea and Quchi. Combined with traditional Chinese medicine moxibustion on both eyes and ears.

and

2. Acupuncture was used to treat 48 eyes of dry eye. The acupoints were taken to clear the eyes, save bamboo, empty silk and bamboo, pupil, sun and Hegu, once a day. The needle was kept for 30 minutes after getting Qi. Results 5 eyes were cured, 33 eyes were improved and 10 eyes were ineffective. The total efficiency was 79. Corneal staining, tear flow and tear film rupture time were significantly improved after treatment (P < 0.05).

3. 45 cases of this disease were treated by syndrome differentiation acupuncture, and the total effective rate was 86. 7%。 The hot Yin injury type acupoints are Quchi, Hegu, Sanyinjiao, Taixi, Yingxiang and Sibai. For those with insomnia, Zhaohai and Daling are added; Blood sea, Yinling spring, Zusanli, Fenglong, Sanyin point, Sibai, etc. are taken for the points with phlegm and blood stasis. For those with obvious heat signs such as dry mouth, bad breath, red and swollen eyelids, yellow and greasy fur, the inner court, between rows, foot crying, etc. are added.

local use of traditional Chinese medicine

1. 70 cases (140 eyes) of dry eye were treated with self-made traditional Chinese medicine external fumigation formula (wild chrysanthemum, Qinpi, phellodendron, mint, mulberry leaf and safflower). The top was decocted with a traditional Chinese Medicine pot, one end of the pot was covered with a thick paper tube while it was hot, and the other end was aligned with the affected eye to fumigate the eye. Results 52 eyes were cured, 62 eyes were improved and 26 eyes were ineffective. The total effective rate was 81. 43%。

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2, and traditional Chinese medicine spray in the treatment of senile dry eye.