The herbs listed to promote healthy urination below are the basic herb used for this formula...
che qian zi (Semen Plantaginis)
hua shi (Talcum)
bian xu (Herba Polygone Avicularis)
qu mai (Herba Dianthi)
zhi zi (Fructus Gardeniae Jasminoidis)
chuan li zi (Fructus Meliae Toosendan)
zhu ling (Polyporus)
wei ling xian (Clematidis Radix)
gan cao (Glycirrhiza Uralensis)
mu tong (Caulis Mutong)
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PHARMACEUTICAL DRUGS & CHINESE MEDICINE: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS
Western Medical Approach : There are many disorders characterized by infection and inflammation of dog or cat genital regions, including vaginitis, cystitis, urinary tract infection, and many others. In western medicine, these conditions for your dog or cats will generally treated with antibiotic drugs, including antibacterial, antiviral and anti fungal agents. As a category, these drugs for dogs and cats are very effective to treat such infections and inflammations. However, these drugs are very potent, and may cause many your dog or cat side effects, such as secondary infection, and a weaker digestive system.
Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach: Herbal therapy for dogs and cats is also very effective for treating these infections and inflammations. Many herbs have been shown to have marked antibacterial, antiviral and anti fungal properties. Furthermore, some have analgesic effect to relieve pain, and others have diuretic effect to relieve your dog or cat's painful urination. Lastly, though these herbs are generally safe for your dog or cat, they should be discontinued once the desired effects are achieved, as extended use may consume and weaken the body of your dog or cats
Summation: For dogs and cats drugs and herbs are both effective for treating infections and inflammations of they urinary systems. In general, drugs are more effective for bacterial and fungal infections, but their safety profiles vary depending on the exact antibiotic prescribed. Herbs are equally effective for bacterial, viral and fungal infections for dogs and cats. For severe infections and inflammations, they are slightly less immediately potent than drugs, but are much safer and have significantly fewer side effects. Lastly, in both therapies, the chosen substance(s) should always be taken until the course of therapy is completed. Those dogs or cats that have weakness and deficiency from the infection and/or its treatment should take herbs to strengthen the body and facilitate recovery.