Zheng Gu Shui (literally: “rectify bones liquid” or “fix bone water”) is a widely used topical therapy for injuries. The formula, created by a Chinese master herbalist over 500 years ago, was used to treat fractures, broken bones and injuries suffered in combat. It is used today by Chinese medical practitioners to treat all kind of injuries, including sports, automobile and accidental injuries.
Yunnan Baiyao (literally, the white herbal medicine from the province of Yunnan) is the most famous of the patent remedies in China. It has a gleaming reputation for ability to stop bleeding, whether caused by injury or ailment, and it has been tried, with reported success, for the treatment of a number of other conditions as well. It is taken internally and/or applied topically.