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(2) Tetany
« on: September 17, 2007, 05:09:27 PM »

Yu Zhen San
9g  Tian Nan Xing
9g  Fang Feng
9g  Bai Zhi
9g  Tian Ma
9g  Qiang Huo
9g  Bai Zhi

Tetany: Hyperexcitability of nerves and muscles due to decrease in concentration of extracellular ionised calcium, which may be associated with such conditions as parathyroid hypofunction, vitamin D deficiency and alkalosis or result from ingestion of alkaline salts, it is characterised by carpopedal spasm, muscular twitching and cramps, laryngospasm with inspiratory stridor, hyperreflexia and choreiform movements.
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