Psor Skin by Dr. Kang Formulas is used as a supplement to a balanced diet when treating psoriasis.
TCM Indication: Dermatitis syndrome marked by severe itching, membranous scaly eruptions, cutaneous pigmentation, thick scaling, dry skin, also a cutaneous focal lesion gradually spreading outward, lichenification, skin warts, patient fears or avoids heat, some have constipation, a deficiency case has dizziness, back ache and tinnitis, some have joint pain, and pale face.
TCM Functions: Actions Nourishes the Yin and cools the Blood, enriches the Blood and moistens Dryness, clears heat and removes toxins, eliminates Qi and Blood stasis and activates Blood circulation.
The Western scientific perspective describes psoriasis as a commonly occurring, recurrent condition that appears as a dry, well-circumscribed, silvery skin region of scaling papules and plaques.
From Traditional Chinese Medicine the pathologic etiology of psoriasis arises from Damp Heat in the Spleen and Lung. It also arises from the effects of external Wind causing Damp Heat to accumulate in the skin which blocks Qi and Blood movement in local areas, and this local Qi stagnation can increase Heat in the skin.
Western Symptomolog: Psoriasis
Pattern: Yin deficiency; Blood heat
Tongue: Red Tongue
Pulse: Slippery or rapid pulse
Ingredients: Huang Qin, Scutelaria baicalensis Radix, Huang Liang, Coptis chinensis Rizome, Sheng Di Huang, Rehmannia glutinosa Radix, Jin Yin Hua - Lonicera japonica Flos, Qing Dai Fen, Indigo indigotica Folium, Dang Gui - Angelica sinensis Radix, Dan Shen, Salvia miltiorrhiza Radix, Chi Shao - Paeoneae rubrae Radix, Da Qing Ye, Isatis tincotoria Folium, San Leng, Sparganium stoloniferum Rhizome, Ban Lan Gen, Isatis tinctoria Radix, Xuan Shen Scrophularia ningpoensis Radix, Zao Xiu, Paris polyphylla Rhizome, Wu Mei,Prunus mume Fructus, Mu Dan Pi and Paeonia suffruticosa Radix Cortex.
Suggested Use: Take 2 to 3 tablets 2 times per day in the morning and evening or as directed by your healthcare practitioner. Take 3 times per day for severe itching.
Consult your healthcare practitioner prior to using this product if you are pregnant, nursing or taking prescription medication.
Keep out of reach of children.