How to treat dry eye with food therapy prescription of traditional Chinese medicine

Abstract: if the visual fatigue is caused by the discomfort of glasses or contact lenses, you can reconfigure the appropriate glasses according to the prescription of ophthalmologists, and pay attention to eye care in daily life., Insufficient secretion or excessive evaporation of tears will lead to some students, white-collar workers or the elderly with more eyes to have dry eyes, foreign body feeling, fatigue, and even pain, photophobia, dry red and other symptoms. These symptoms are called dry eyes, that is, dry keratoconjunctivitis, which is called “white astringency” in traditional Chinese medicine. Traditional Chinese medicine believes that “the eye is the essence of the five zang organs and six Fu organs”, so “white astringency” should be treated according to syndrome differentiation from the five zang organs of the human body., 1. Hyperactivity of liver fire, dry eyes, headache and dizziness, red face, red eyes, bitter mouth and dry throat, tinnitus, irritability, chest and flank pain, constipation, yellow urine and pulse string number. Treatment means clearing liver and purging fire., 20 grams of raw land, 15 grams of gentian, chrysanthemum, Ophiopogon japonicus, cassia seed, Angelica sinensis and bupleurum, 10 grams of Scutellaria baicalensis, gardenia and dandelion, and 6 grams of Mutong. Take it in water for three times, one dose a day., 2. The heart is hot, the eyes are dry, accompanied by upset insomnia, sore mouth and tongue, thirst, red and astringent urination, red tongue tip, yellow coating, pulse number, and even vomiting, bleeding, urination, etc. It is advisable to clear the heart and relieve fire., 20 grams of raw land, 15 grams of chrysanthemum, Ophiopogon japonicus and cassia seed, 10 grams of Scutellaria baicalensis, Coptis chinensis, licorice, dandelion and gardenia, and 6 grams of Mutong are used for the prescription. Take it three times in water, one dose a day., 3. Deficiency of stomach fire, insufficient secretion of

tears or excessive evaporation, which will lead to dry eyes, foreign body feeling, fatigue, even pain, photophobia, dry red and other symptoms for some students, white-collar workers or the elderly. These symptoms are called dry eyes, that is, dry keratoconjunctivitis, which is called “white astringency” in traditional Chinese medicine. Traditional Chinese medicine believes that “the eye is the essence of the five zang organs”, so “white astringency” should be treated according to syndrome differentiation from the five zang organs of the human body.

1. Hyperactivity of liver fire

symptoms include dry eyes, headache and dizziness, red face and red eyes, bitter mouth and dry throat, tinnitus, irritability, chest and flank pain, constipation, yellow urine and pulse string number. Treatment means clearing liver and purging fire.

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are 20 grams of raw land, 15 grams of gentian, chrysanthemum, Ophiopogon japonicus, cassia seed, Angelica sinensis and bupleurum, 10 grams of Scutellaria, gardenia and dandelion, and 6 grams of Mutong. They are decocted in water and taken three times, one dose a day.

2. The symptoms of

are dry eyes, accompanied by upset insomnia, sore mouth and tongue, thirst, red and astringent urination, red tongue tip, yellow coating, pulse number, and even hematemesis, bleeding, urination, etc. It is advisable to clear the heart and reduce fire.

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are 20 grams of raw land, 15 grams of chrysanthemum, Ophiopogon japonicus and cassia seed, 10 grams of Scutellaria baicalensis, Coptis chinensis, licorice, dandelion and gardenia, and 6 grams of Mutong. They are decocted in water and taken three times, one dose a day.

3. Symptoms of stomach deficiency fire

are dry eyes, accompanied by dyspepsia, loss of appetite, fullness of stomach, abdominal distension, constipation, dull stomach pain, dry throat and mouth, less food, red tongue, less saliva, less moss and thin pulse string. Treatment should nourish stomach yin.

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are 20 grams of raw land, 15 grams of Radix Adenophorae, Ophiopogon japonicus, Angelica sinensis, wolfberry fruit and toosendan fruit, and 12 grams of Radix Paeoniae Alba, licorice, Dendrobium, Yuzhu, hemp kernel, Fructus Trichosanthis, chrysanthemum and cassia seed. They are decocted in water for three times, one dose a day.

4. The symptoms of heart Yin Deficiency

are dry eyes, mostly accompanied by palpitation, forgetfulness, insomnia, dreaminess, weight loss, hot flashes, red cheekbones, night sweats, hand and foot heart heat, dry mouth, dry throat, red tongue, less fluid and pulse count. Treatment is nourishing yin and blood.

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are used for raw land, Radix Pseudostellariae, Poria, Polygala tenuifolia, Platycodon grandiflorum, angelica Cypress kernel (mashed), wild jujube kernel (mashed), asparagus, Ophiopogon japonicus, chrysanthemum and cassia seed 15 g each, Salvia miltiorrhiza, Anemarrhena, Schisandra chinensis 10 g each, licorice 5 g, decocted in water for three times, one dose a day.

5. Deficiency of lung Yin

Symptoms include dry eyes, dry throat and nose, dry cough, less phlegm, night sweats, hoarseness, emaciation, hot flashes in the afternoon, red cheekbones, red tongue, less moss and thin pulse. Treatment should nourish yin and moisten lung.

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are prepared with 12 grams of lily, Ophiopogon japonicus, asparagus, cassia seed, radix ginseng, Radix Pseudostellariae, radix rehmanniae, Radix Scrophulariae, Radix Fritillariae and chrysanthemum, 10 grams of Angelica sinensis, loquat leaf and Radix Paeoniae Alba. They are decocted in water for three times, one dose a day.

6. Kidney yin deficiency

symptoms include dry eyes, dizziness, tinnitus, soreness and pain of waist and knee, dry mouth and pharynx, hand and foot heart heat, hot flashes and night sweats, emaciation, red tongue, less moss and pulse count. It is advisable to nourish yin and kidney.

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are 30 grams of yam, 15 grams of Cornus, chrysanthemum, cassia seed, Ophiopogon japonicus, Poria cocos and raw land, 10 grams of Danpi and Alisma orientalis. They are decocted in water for three times, one dose a day.

treatment of dry eye

1. Of course, the most direct way to solve dry eye is to wet your eyes. The healthiest way is to yawn and drop artificial tears if you can’t do it.

2. Eat more vitamin A. chrysanthemum is rich in vitamin A, which is an important material to maintain eye health. Therefore, it is also a good medicine for various eye diseases in traditional Chinese medicine. Chrysanthemum tea can make people clear headed and bright eyes, especially for dry eyes caused by excessive use of eyes. People who often feel dry eyes, especially those who often use computers, might as well drink more Chrysanthemum tea.

3. Pay attention to eye health care in daily life, which can reduce the symptoms of dry eye disease. For example, pay attention to mental relaxation at ordinary times and take appropriate rest when you feel eye fatigue; Try not to look up, place the TV or computer below the eye level, and watch TV or use the computer for a long time; The monitor of the desk and computer shall be placed in a place not directly exposed to the sun, because the picture reflecting the lighting light will cause eye fatigue; Keep the room moist. How should suffer from dry eye disease do?

4. You don’t want to go to the hospital, but when you find that the symptoms are serious or can’t be alleviated, you really have to accept the diagnosis and treatment of an ophthalmologist. If it is diagnosed as dry eye, it should be treated with drugs in strict accordance with the doctor’s advice. If the visual fatigue is caused by the discomfort of glasses or contact lenses, you can reconfigure the appropriate glasses according to the prescription of ophthalmologists, and pay attention to eye care in daily life.