Cupping therapy has a long history in China, clinical application range is very wide. It is a method in our country folk
that we can treat the inner disease from outside. This method is non toxic and no side effects, with a short course and quick effect features, which is a "green natural therapy”. It is
widespread in the folk "cupping, cupping, the disease can recover in half”. And even many difficult to treat diseases
in the medical used cupping can achieve better results. This therapy is simple and convenient, easy and effective,
which can not only avoid drug abuse, but also save medical expenses. So it is a long history and widespread.
This cupping adopts air exhaust by vacuum to allow the cupping device sucked on the surface acupoints of the body to stimulate the meridian points, which plays a role in cupping therapy. The full set of cupping is designed according to the characteristics of different parts of the body, which consists of a
variety of different specifications of vacuum cups with air valves and cupping pump, also equips with a silicone tube
adapter. It is very easy to use.
According to the acupoint or localized size, select the suitable cupping device and comfortable posture to do cupping therapy.
Using one hand to put the cup to snap the skin, pull the pump handle slowly by the other hand to form a negative pressure in the cup until the skin is sucked up, then rotating to lift up the cupping pump to separate the pump and the cup.
Cupping time is generally 5 to 20 minutes, now the skin is flushing or dark red.
After the treatment, pluck up the air valve at the top of the cup for air escape and remove the cup.
Please use the sterile alcohol for cleaning and disinfection to prevent bacterial infection before and after using the product. If using disposable cupping, please do not reuse.
Should be sitting or lying, try to avoid standing posture when cupping.
After cupping, if the blisters appear, one reason is the patients with too heavy moisture, the other reason is the too large cupping negative pressure. The blisters, if mild, will be absorbed spontaneously. If the blisters are over 2MM,it should be ruptured with an aseptic needle and blot up the moisture with a dry cotton ball. Do not damage the skinand prevent infection.
Avoid air inlet and guard against catching cold during placing and removing cupping.
If abnormal discomfort during cupping, please deflate to reduce pressure and remove the cups.
After removing the cups, don not scratch randomly over the areas with localized flushing and itching. They will restore spontaneously.
When cupping, the patients appear the phenomena of fainting on cupping. Remove the cups immediately, let the patient lying flat and relax, drink warm water or sugar water, press the points, such as Renzhong point,Hegu point,and then press the Neiguan point, Zusanli point. After using these measures, the phenomenon of painting on cupping can be relief immediately.
If the pump can not use, unscrew the front of the pump barrel, add a little machine oil, butter or vaseline to the black bowl, then the pump can be restored.
The cupping time should not be too long, or the pain is caused by overexertion.
Cupping is not appropriate for those areas withskin allergy, edema or ulcers.
Cupping is not appropriate in too full, too tired and too thirsty.
Do not take a bath immediately, especially a cold shower after cupping.
Cupping is not appropriate for the patients with bad blood clotting mechanism, spontaneous bleeding tendency or abnormal bleeding from injury, such as hemophilia, purpura, leukemia and so on.
Cupping is not appropriate for pregnant women' abdomen, lumbosacral and breasts. The technique should be gentlewhen placing cups in the other parts. Do not cupping during women menstruation.
Cupping is not appropriate for the patients with heart disease, heart failure, respiratory failure and serious swelling.