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Effect of Jingwanhong ruangao (京万红软膏)

in the treatment of various clinic diseases

(Clinic research reports)


Ingredients of Jingwanhong ruangao: Diyu, Zhizi, Dahuang, Chuanshanjia, Binpian (borneal), etc.

 Data source: 李世文,康满珍,[中成药新用途] 第二版,2005,人民军医出版社.







Bingpiang (borneal)

Jingwanhong ruangao is one of the mostly used Chinese herbal lotion. "Ruangao" here means lotion. It works for many skin problems. Basically it is used for burning, bruise, it can also be used in the following skin problems: folliculitis (毛囊炎)acne (痤疮),结肠炎,frostbite (冻伤)athlete's foot (Hong Kong foot, 脚癣)mosquito bite (蚊虫叮咬)bedsore (褥疮)anal fissure (肛裂)chronic skin ulcer (慢性体表溃疡等)


(1). Folliculitis

79 patients with folliculitis were treated with Jingwanhong ruangao. It was applied on the infected skin spot twice a day or three times a day. All are cured, among which 23 were cured within 2 to 3 days; 36 were cured within 4 to 5 days; 20 were cured within 6 to 7 days. In another study involved 86 cases, 25 cases were with folliculitis on head, 20 on face, 24 were on chest, 17 on hips. 37 cases were cured within 3 to 6 days, 49 cases were cured within 7 to 12 days.


Jingwanhong 1a


Jingwanhong 1b


(2). Bedsore

Thirty seven patients with bedsore were treated with the Jingwanhong ruangao. It was used one or twice a day. 30 cases were cured (skin sour disappeared completely), 4 cases were much improved, 3 cases had no any improvement.


Jingwanhong 2


(3). Frostbite

Jingwanhong 3


(4). Athlete’s feet


Jingwanhong 4


(5). Mosquito bite

Jingwanhong ruangao is good to stop sour due to mosquito bite. Sore could stop after one to three times of application on the skin. There is one clinic report on this involving 56 cases. It is confirmed in another study with 91 cases.

(6). Bedsore

In the treatment of bedsore, it needs about 15 to 25 days for cure. It is good for the treatment of I and II degree bedsore, as well as for III degree bedsore, though the healing time needed is longer.

(7). Anal fissure

In the treatment of anal fissure, it needs 5 to 8 times application of the herbal lotion. This has been reported in a study of 53 cases.

(8). Chronic skin ulcer

It needs about 7 to 15 days for cure, with the use of Jingwanhong ruangao (23 cases).