A 53-year-old member asked:
Does traditional chinese medicine cure raynaud's?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Kwok answered
32 years experience in Pediatrics
No cure but may help: There is not a cure, but some research shows that gingko biloba decreases the number of raynaud's vasospasm attacks. Gingko has vasodilator effects. Like other non-fda-regulated medicines, traditional chinese meds are of uncertain purity, composition, strength, etc... Traditional chinese ideas of avoiding cold drinks, cold foods, cold temperatures, wetness from rain or snow, etc... Can be helpful.
Answered on Jul 20, 2012
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