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B13. Fetal malposition


1. 当归苏叶黄芩汤治疗胎位不正 (Danggui Suye Huangqin Tang for mal-position of fetus)

当归 10 克,苏叶 8 克,黄芩 6 克。

Danggui 10 gram, Suye 8 gram, Huangqin 6 gram.

水煎服。至胎位恢复正常。本方曾治疗27 例胎位不正者,26例痊愈,一例无效。一般需要服 5 -10 剂。

Cook in water. Drink the water extract. This formula has been used for 27 cases with malposition of fetus. 26 were cured. Usually it needs about 5 to 10 doses of drinking.

2. 当归苏叶枳实汤治疗胎位不正 (Danggui Suye Zhishi Tang for malposition of fetus)

当归 8 克,苏叶 8 克,枳实 8 克,陈皮 8 克,川芎 6 克,甘草 6 克。

Danggui 8 gram, Suye 8 gram, Zhishi 8 gram, Chenpi 8 gram, Chuanxiong 6 gram, Gancao 6 gram.


Cook in water. Drink it one day one dose. Continue for five days, then stop for three days to see the result. This is one healing period.

本方治疗86例胎位不正者,服药 1-2疗程后,83 例得到胎位得到纠正,3 例无效。服药后应将裤带放松,平卧两小时为好。

This formula has been used in 86 cases with malposition. After one to two healing period, 83 cases were cured, and three failed. After drinking of the herbal tea, it would be better to lose the pants belt, and lie down on back for two hours.

3. 当归川芎汤治疗胎位不正 (Danggui Chuanxiong Tang for malposition)

当归 10 克,川芎 10 克,黄芪 10 克,党参 10 克,白术 10 克,白芍 10 克,续断 10 克,枳壳 10 克,熟地 10 克,甘草 10 克。

Danggui 10 gram, Chuanxiong 10 gram, Huangqi 10 gram, Dangshen 10 gram, Baizhu 10 gram, Baishao 10 gram, Xuduan 10 gram, Zhike 10 gram, Shoudi 10 gram, Gancao 10 gram.



Cook in water. Drink the water extract. this is one dose. One day one dose.

本方治疗140 例,复位 125 例,另外有10 例未复诊。无效 5 例。大多服 2 - 3 剂即复位,很少有需要服 5 - 6 剂的。

This formula has been used in 140 cases. Among them, 125 cases were cured, 5 failed, 10 cases did not come to check the healing result. For most of them, the position turned normal after drink of the herbal tea for 2 to 3 doses, rarely needed 5 or 6 doses.


 4. 加味补中益气汤 (Jiawei Buzhong Tang for malposition of fetus)

党参 10 克,当归 12 克,白术 12 克,茯苓 12 克,黄芩 12 克,黄芪 20 克,升麻 9 克,柴胡 9 克,陈皮 6 克,甘草 6 克。

Dangshen 10 gram, Danggui 12 gram, Baizhu 12 gram, Fuling 12 gram, Hungqin 12 gram, Huangqi 20 gram, Shengma 9 gram, Chaihu 9 gram, Chenpi 6 gram, Gancao 6 gram.


Cook in water. Drink the water extract.


5. 艾灸法治疗胎位不正 (Moxibustion for malposition)

患者半仰卧位,一腿屈膝自然着地,膝部略低于髋关节;另外一腿伸膝伸直并低于髋关节 30 度角度自然斜放。艾灸伸直之腿之隐白,大敦,涌泉穴位 15-30 分钟。每日一次。左右调换艾灸。以孕妇感觉足温烫舒适,宫内胎儿翻动力量增加但孕妇无痛苦感较佳。

Let the pregnant woman lie on the back, one leg bends to touch the bed, with the level of the knee lower than the hip; another leg stretches freely, with the knee lower than the hip too, of about 30 degree slope. Moxibustion on the stretching leg, on its Yinbai, Dadun and Yongquan points on the feet. Moxibustion for 15-30 min, once every day. Change the right and the left leg, continue to moxibustion. It is better to let the woman feels nice warm and hot on the feet, the fetus moves more, but the woman does not feel pain during the moxibustion therapy.


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