Conjunctivitis is inflammation of the conjunctiva.
Conjunctivitis is also called pinkeye.
Some causes of conjunctivitis are:
- Bacterial infection
- Birth defects
- Dry eye
- Foreign matter in the eye
- Tear duct problems
- Viral infection.
Luckily, Eastern medicine offers a natural, herbal solution for dog eye infections and conjunctivitis.
Haliotis Formula: Western Medicine Applications
Even though Haliotis Formula is a TCVM herb, it still helps some Western diagnoses.
Haliotis Formula helps dogs with the following Western diagnoses:
- Chronic conjunctivitis
Haliotis Formula: Eastern Medicine Applications
Eastern medicine treats a disease’s root cause(s) rather than symptoms.
Accordingly, TCVM vets use a different evaluation process than Western veterinarians.
TCVM vets look for signs of imbalance.
Haliotis Formula helps dogs with the following TCVM signs:
- Grey or blue nebula (turbidity of the cornea)
- Heat/Fire in the Liver with stagnation
- Ocular discharge
- Opacity of the cornea
- Photophobia (an eye disorder)
- Surging fast or weak pulse
- Swollen eyelids
- Red or pale tongue.
How Haliotis Formula Treats Your Dog’s Eye Problems
Haliotis Formula is a Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) blend of 11 different Eastern herbs.
The herbs perform synergistically, balancing systems and meridians in the body.
Haliotis Formula addresses the underlying causes of your dog’s illness or disease.
The underlying cause of any disease is always some type of imbalance.
Haliotis Formula alleviates your dog’s imbalances and soothes the painful symptoms of illness and disease at the same time.
According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, Haliotis heals by:
- Clearing Liver
- Eliminating Fire
- Clearing the eyes
- Resolving the nebula (clouded spot on the cornea).
What are the Ingredients in Haliotis Formula?
The main ingredients in Haliotis Formula are:
- Gu Jing Cao (Eriocaulon, aka pipewort) clears Heat and brightens the eyes.
- Huang Qi (Astragalus, aka milkvetch, locoweed) tonifies Qi.
- Jue Min Zi (Cassia, aka cassia seeds) clears Heat and brightens the eyes.
- Mi Meng Hua (Buddleia, aka butterfly bush) brightens the eyes.
- Mo Yao (Myrrh) activates Blood.
- Huang Lian (Coptis, aka coptis rhizome) clears Damp-Heat and detoxifies.
- Sheng Di Huang (Rehmannia, aka Chinese foxglove root) clears Heat and cools Blood.
- Shi Jue Ming (Haliotis, aka abalone shell) clears Heat and brightens the eyes.
- Huang Qin (Scutellaria, aka skullcap root) clears Damp-Heat and detoxifies.
- Yu Jin (Curcuma, aka Curcuma tuber, aromatic turmeric tuber) clears Heat-Toxin and dissipates Stasis.
- Zhi Zi (Gardenia, aka cape jasmine root, gardenia) clears Damp-Heat and detoxifies.
Dr. Huisheng Xie, the founder of the Chi Institute in Reddick, FL, created Haliotis Formula specifically for animals.
He based the formula on the ancient Chinese formula Jue Ming San found in the text Yuan Heng Liao Ma Ji (Yuan-heng’s Therapeutic Treatise of Horses) written in 1608 by Benyuan and Yu Benheng.
Haliotis Formula works best when combined with Eastern Food Therapy, sufficient water, and moderate exercise.
Note: Information on our site is provided for educational purposes only and is not meant to substitute the advice provided by your own veterinarian.