Herbs: According to Chinese medicine, a combination of herbs that help relieve pain, improve blood circulation, body metabolism, ease emotional and mental stress is recommended. Blood circulation herbs include semen persica, salvia root, and bupleurum. Pollen typha is one of the analgesic herbs used to relieve pain. Tonic herbs such as ginseng, codonopsis, and rehmannia are used to control the basal temperature and aid the balancing of hormones. Oyster shell and prunella can be used to dissolve cysts. Spicy herbs such as dry ginger, fennel, and cinnamon bark are given to warm up the body, and the blood circulating herbs such as tang-kuei, red peony, cnidium, bulrush, pteropus, myrrh, and corydalis may also be used. The appropriate recipe has to be taken from a doctor specialized in herbal medicine. Vitex (chaste berry) taken in the form of tincture and evening primrose oil help increase the hormone level of progesterone and control excess estrogen.
Acupuncture: Acupuncture along with herbal medication has helped to relieve pain, improve blood circulation and regulate menstrual and hormonal flow in the body, thus resolving many disorders of the uterus.