Traditional Chinese medicine method for treating climacteric dry eye

Abstract: dry eye is one of the common eye diseases. It is a series of symptoms caused by abnormal water quality, mucus and lipid secretion on the surface of the eye, resulting in the imbalance of tear quality and quantity. The clinical manifestations are dry eyes, foreign body, itching, photophobia, red eyes, blurred vision, vision fluctuation, visual fatigue, etc. it belongs to the category of “dryness syndrome” in traditional Chinese medicine.

uses traditional Chinese medicine decoction combined with acupoint massage to treat climacteric dry eye, and has achieved satisfactory results. It is introduced as follows.

1. Clinical data

90 patients in this group were outpatients, including 10 males and 80 females; The age ranged from 45 to 65 years, with an average of 52.6 years; The course of disease ranged from 1 to 4 years, with an average of 1.6 years. The main manifestations are dry eyes, foreign body sensation, itching, photophobia, red eyes, visual fatigue, etc.

II. Treatment

oral administration of traditional Chinese medicine:

prescription: 8 ~ 9g coix seed, 6 ~ 9g Astragalus, angelica, Radix Rehmanniae and Radix Scrophulariae, 5 ~ 6G Schisandrae, 4 ~ 6G polygonatum, 3 ~ 6G white peony, dodder, raw land, Danpi, lily, sand ginseng, Ophiopogon japonicus, Yuzhu and licorice. Usage of

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: decoct in water, 1 dose per day, 2 times per dose, 200 ml in total, take it separately in the morning and evening, and 15 days is a course of treatment. According to the improvement of symptoms, the patients were treated for 2 ~ 5 courses.

acupoint massage:

1. Knead the upper Jingming points on both sides at the upper corner of the orbit under the eyebrow with the thumb tips of both hands, and spread the four fingers like an arch to support the forehead. When pressing and kneading, do fixed-point rotary kneading on shangjingming point. The action range should not be too large and do not touch the eyeball. Do it once every morning and evening for 1 ~ 2 minutes each time.

2. Kneading the four white points: press and knead the four white points on both sides with the pulp of the index finger of both hands (1 inch directly below the eye socket), place the thumb at the mandibular angle as support, and the other fingers, like holding an empty fist, once a day in the morning and evening, for 1 ~ 2 minutes each time.

3. Scrape the orbit according to the temple and wheel: if holding an empty fist, press the temples on both sides with the thumb pulp, and scrape the outer edge of the index finger knuckle from the inner corner of the eye along the upper and lower edges of the orbit to the outer corner of the eye in turn. When scraping the upper and lower orbit, be careful not to touch the eyeball, once every morning and evening, 1 ~ 2 minutes each time.

  4_ Squeeze and pinch Jingming: squeeze and pinch the Jingming point near the nose root at the inner corners of both eyes with the index finger opposite to the thumb. Once a day in the morning and evening, each time for 1 ~ 2 minutes.

III. treatment effect

efficacy evaluation criteria: after each course of treatment, it shall be determined according to the patient’s subjective symptoms. Cure: the original symptoms completely disappeared without relying on any drugs; Effective: the original symptoms are alleviated, but some of them still depend on eye drops and other drugs; Ineffective: the degree of the patient’s original symptoms did not improve.

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