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Are there any benefits to chinese herbal medicine?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Both Western medications & Traditional Chinese Medicines can be beneficial.
You must be cautious about what you use however. I try to be aware if I am taking a TCM medication that utilizes a rare or endangered species (like rhino horn or rare sea horses). Sometimes can contain contaminants (such as mercury in shark).

In brief: Yes
Both Western medications & Traditional Chinese Medicines can be beneficial.
You must be cautious about what you use however. I try to be aware if I am taking a TCM medication that utilizes a rare or endangered species (like rhino horn or rare sea horses). Sometimes can contain contaminants (such as mercury in shark).
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. James Wright
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Use both
In some cases there is nothing better than a pharmaceutical medicine and it produces miraculous results that would not be possible with herbal medicine.
I think the best approach is the integrative medicine approach and use the best of both.

In brief: Use both
In some cases there is nothing better than a pharmaceutical medicine and it produces miraculous results that would not be possible with herbal medicine.
I think the best approach is the integrative medicine approach and use the best of both.
Dr. James Wright
Dr. James Wright
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