Is Chinese medicine a safe alternative treatment for eczema?

Is Chinese medicine a safe alternative treatment for eczema?
2017-02-23T14:17:17+00:00
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There have been various reports in the media of amazing improvements in eczema with Chinese medicine. Unfortunately, the use of this is not without risk.

Chinese medicine is not bound by the same sort of medical guidelines as conventional medicines, and the mixtures used vary greatly. It is often not clear what the active ingredients are in a particular mixture, and thus uncertainty exists about the effects and possible side effects, both in the short and long term.

Dr Jo Lee