NICTITATION (CHRONIC BLINKING OF THE EYE)

Clinical Manifestations
  • Exaggerated or frequent blinking or winking of eye
  • Dry throat
  • Thirst
  • Hacking cough with scanty sputum
  • Low grade fever
  • T: Red
  • C: Little, maybe dry
  • P: Thready and rapid
Treatment Principle
  • Clear and Nourish the Lungs
  • Generate Fluids
  • Moisten Dryness
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Clinical Manifestations
  • Exaggerated or frequent blinking or winking of eye
  • Memory loss
  • Forgetfulness
  • Absent-mindedness
  • Lack of concentration
  • Menorrhagia
  • Palpitations with or without anxiety
  • Insomnia (difficulty falling asleep)
  • Nightmares
  • Reduced appetite
  • Pale, wan complexion
  • Pale lips and nails
  • Early menstruation with copious pale blood
  • Continuous flow with little blood (spotting)
  • Excess perspiration
  • Night sweats
  • Irregular menstruation
  • Leukorrhea
  • Dizziness (mild and postural, worse with sitting or rising or lying down or when fatigued)
  • Blurred vision
  • Spots before the eyes
  • Low spirits
  • Depression
  • Bruising easily
  • Dream disturbed sleep
  • Short attention span
  • Anxiety
  • Phobias
  • Panic attacks
  • Fear
  • Low grade fever
  • Withdrawal
  • Fatigue and lethargy
  • Weakness
  • Genital itch
  • Impotence
  • Nocturnal emissions
  • Weak abdomen
  • Abdominal distention after eating
  • Premenstrual spotting
  • Dry skin and hair
  • T: Pale, maybe swollen
  • C: White
  • P: Thready and weak or Thready and moderate
Treatment Principle
  • Augment Qi
  • Nourish the Blood
  • Strengthen the Spleen
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