Chinese Herbal Medicine

Chinese Herbal Medicine 

Aside from its long history  Chinese Herbal Medicine is being used everyday in over 2000 hospitals in China. Here in Australia it has been used for more than 50 years in private practice.  Herbal medicine is available in herbal granules or capsules  or a combination of both. The Gut Brain Clinic uses  practitioner-only products, which means they cannot be purchased in any retail store, chemist or health food store and must be prescribed by a qualified practitioner. Practitioner-only products are manufactured to Australian TGA standards to ensure they  do not contain contaminants such as metals , pesticides and harmful chemicals. Chinese herbal medicine is often prescribed for these  conditions

  • Autoimmune diseases: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Cancer Support: For relief from side effects of chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgery. For relief of fatigue, depression, stress and pain
  • Cardiovascular: high or low blood pressure, poor circulation  causing cold hands and feet, palpitations
  • Digestive Complaints: – heartburn and reflux, liver and gall bladder disorders, Crohn’s disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Ulcers, Gastritis, Abdominal Bloating
  • Hormonal imbalances in men and women:  Thyroid disorders, Hyperthyroid- Grave’s disease, Hypothyroid disorders – Hashimoto’s disease, Goitres & nodules, Diabetes, Addison’s disease, Crushing’s disease,
  • Metabolic and weight management health issues: Hyper & Hypo glycaemia, obesity, hyperinsulinemia and Diabetes Type II health issues like peripheral neuropathy
  • Neurological degenerative diseases: Dementia , Alzheimer’s, Parkinsons
  • Psycho-emotional and chronic tress-related health issues : – Sleep problems , tiredness, chronic fatigue syndrome, anxiety, headaches and migraines, depression
  • Respiratory: asthma, bronchitis, rhinitis, sinusitis, hay fever cough sore throat, influenza, common cold
  • Skin conditions: acne , eczema , dermatitis, psoriasis