Research concluded that acupuncture combined with herbal medicine is effective for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease.
A group of 100 patients was randomly split evenly into two groups. One group received standard western biomedicine medical care and the other group received Chinese medicine acupuncture and herbal medicine. The acupuncture and herbal medicine group had a 92% efficacy rate and the biomedicine group had a 76% efficacy rate. The acupuncture and herbal medicine group showed a significant improvement in heartburn, chest pain and acid reflux symptoms over the biomedicine group.
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