Medicated Bath has thousand years of history. It belongs to one of the Traditional Chinese Medicine. It is a therapeutic bath with Chinese herbs which is decocted to medicinal soup. Medicated Bath can help the body discharge toxin pathogen in the meridians and visceral.
The common medicated bath is full bath and foot bath.
Full Bath is that patients enter the soup to bath in sufficient time.When the pores and bladder open, ingredients in medicines easily immerse into body striae and enter meridians and viscera. As a result, the toxic pathogen in meridians and viscera is discharged through sweat and urine.
Foot bath is that patients immerse their feet into the medicinal decoction. The ingredients in medicines can stimulate the original qi in kidney meridian to flow smoothly to enter into the kidney and eliminate toxic pathogenic factors.
Medicated Bath has many health benefits for people with kidney disease. Skin is the largest organ of human body and it has many functions including secretion, excretion, absorption, penetration, sensation and so on. The medicine in the water can get into your body through skin. Many herbs in madicatd bath has the function of dialting blood vessels and accelerating the blood circulation, which can improve the state of ischemia and anoxia in the kidneys and prevent further damage to kidneys. In addition, many wastes and toxins will be excreted from the opened pores. There are some short-term efficacy:
-stably lose weight
-increase immune system
-relieve joint pain
-improve sleep quality
-warm hands and feet
-make skin rosy and exquisite
-relieve body itch
When you are planning to take a medicated bath, you should pay attention to the following things:
-Pay attention to water temperature and avoid scalding
-Patients with unstable blood pressure, such as high blood pressure or low blood pressure should be treated under particular circumstances.
-Pregnant women and people who are easily allergic should be contraindicated to medicated bath.
-Keep warm during medicated bath in case of catching a cold.
Medicated Bath is often used as an adjuvant treatment to other treatments, such as Polluted Blood Therapy, Hot Compress, Edema Therapy and so on. They are combined together to cleanse the blood, providing a good environment for kidney repairing.