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What's an alternative chinese herb treatment for pulmonary fibrosis?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Sorry: True hamman-rich pulmonary fibrosis is refractory to treatment, and if some chinese herb worked, the research piranhas at the nih would have snapped it up immediately. "chinese herbs" are unregulated, often not what they're supposed to be, and some are deadly poisons that have produced epidemics of liver failure. I'm sorry about your lung disease but don't make it worse.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

What is that chinese herb that is used as an alternative treatment for pulmonary fibrosis?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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None: There is no herbal therapy that is effective for this very serious issue.

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