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Blood Stagnation

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Pattern of Illness

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Updated September 15, 2005


Symptoms of Blood Stagnation
Dark, clotted, painful menstruation
Irregular menstruation
Nosebleeds
Abdominal pain
Fixed, stabbing pain
Tumors
Fibroids
Cysts

Tongue
Purple tongue, especially on the sides

Pulse
Wiry pulse

Foods Used For Blood Stagnation
These are just some of the foods that are believed to help blood stagnation
Brown sugar
Chestnut
Eggplant
Peach
Basil
Crab
Papaya
Saffron

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