How to buy Allopathic Medicines in China

As an Indian if you get sick in China that will not be easy, as most of the medicines that we easily get in India over the counter of pharmacist are not the same in China. We have compiled a list of common allopathic medicines that you can easily purchase from the nearest pharmacy. Some of the medicines in the following list are strongly suggested not use without a Doctor’s prescription. Please consult your doctor before taking any of these medicines. All of these medications got their own side effects. To prevent any serious problems do not forget to read the details of the medicine and its dosage, better ask the pharmacist to a get a clear idea.

Compiled by Saahil an IIC contributor
(Not a Doctor)

  • ALLERGY

     Lǜ Léi Tā Dìng Jiāonáng 氯雷他定胶囊

    Used to treat allergies, such as allergic rhinitis, sneezing, runny nose, nasal congestion, itching and burning in the eyes. Also effective in skin itching and other allergic reactions.

    PRICE: 29 RMB

  • PAIN (BODY, JOINT OR MUSCLE)

     Tòng Zhǒng Líng 痛肿灵

    This patch can be used for inflammation, pains in the joints, muscles and ligaments, as well as helps with resorption bruises.

    PRICE: 30 RMB


     Zhèng Hóng Huā Yóu 正红花油

    This oil provides a fast, temporary reduction of pain. Used when slack pain in the neck and shoulders, arthritis, rheumatism and joint pains.

    PRICE: 22 RMB

  • CONSTIPATION,DIARRHEA

    RUN CHANG SOFT CAPSULES

    润肠软胶囊

    This laxative can be used for constipation.

    PRICE: 21.00 RMB

     

    CHANG RUN TEA

    润茶

    This colon cleansing tea promotes regular bowel movements.

    PRICE: 60 RMB

     

    LEVOFLOXACIN EYEDROPS

    左氧氟沙星滴眼液

    This is suitable for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis.

    PRICE: 11 RMB

  • HANGOVER

    MILLIONS OF CHEERS

    万和干杯

    This is taken prior to consuming alcohol to reduce the chance of a hangover or other discomfort caused by drinking.

    PRICE: 30/160 RMB

     

    KING DRINK

    Used before consumption of alcohol to reduce the effect of a hangover.

    PRICE: 9/48 RMB

     

    NATURE’S BOUNTY HANGOVER HELPER

    酒前酒后

    It can accelerate alcohol metabolism, reduce chemical toxins causing liver damage, and reduce headache. It can be taken after or before consuming alcohol.

    PRICE: 18.00 RMB

  • HAIR LOSS

    HAIR NOURISHING CAPSULES

    养血生发胶囊

    Nourishes the kidneys to treat hair loss, dandruff and itchy scalp.

    PRICE: 6 RMB

     

    HAIR NOURISHING TABLETS

    补生发片

    Nourish the liver and kidneys to enhance hair growth.

    PRICE: 89 RMB

  • HEADACHE

    IBUPROFEN CAPSULES

    布洛芬胶囊

    Used to relieve moderate pain, such as joint pain, headaches, toothache, and muscle pain. Can be used to treat fever caused by the common cold.

    PRICE: 21 RMB

     

    ZHENG TIAN PILL

    正天丸

    Promotes blood circulation and gives nourishing effect. It is used to treat headache, premenstrual headaches.

    PRICE: 12 RMB

     

    GASTRODIA ELATA HEADACHE TABLET

    天麻头疼片

    Used to treat headache, nasal congestion. It also helps in reducing pain due to common cold.

    PRICE: 20 RMB

  • HEARTBURN OR INDIGESTION

    STOMACH ENGRAVEDTABLETS                   

    胃刻宁片

    Reduces stomach ache and controls acid in stomach. It is used to treat belching, and acid reflux.

    PRICE: 26 RMB

     

    OMEPRAZOLE ENTERIC-COATED CAPSULES

    奥美拉唑肠溶胶囊

    For the short term relief of heartburn and acid reflux caused by excess acid in stomach.

    PRICE: 36.00 RMB

     

    STOMACH INFLAMMATION REDUCER

    胃炎康

    It gives urgent relief on excessive stomach acid, burning discomfort. Also used to treat stomach ulcers.

    PRICE: 22 RMB

  • MOTION SICKNESS

    PHENCYNONATE HYDROCHLORIDE TABLETS

    盐酸苯环壬脂片

    Used to prevent motion sickness.

    PRICE: 17 RMB

     

    CLEAR ROUTE CARSICKNESS PATCH

    途爽晕车贴

    Used to prevention of nausea, dizziness or motion sickness while flying.

    PRICE: 11 RMB

  • FEMALE HEALTH

    CLOTRIMAZOLE VAGINAL TABLETS 克霉唑阴道片

    Used to treat yeast infections.

    PRICE: 36 RMB

     

    METRONIDAZOLE TABLETS

    唑泰泡腾片

    Treat bacterial vaginosis basically an antibiotic. Useful for other bacterial infections in vagina.

    PRICE: 33 RMB

     

    FEMININE WASH

    复方苦参洗液

    It contains vitamin-E and some plant extracts, used for cleansing. Provides a cooling effect on irritated delicate skin.

    PRICE: 23 RMB

     

    FEMALE ANTI-INFLAMMATORY TABLETS

    妇炎康片

    An anti-inflammatory pain reliever. Used for the treatment of pelvic inflammatory disease, urinary tract and vaginal infection.

    PRICE: 23 RMB

     

    USANA PHYTO ESTRIN

    妇康宁

    Pain-relieving and nourishing tablet is appropriate during woman’s menstrual cycle. It is used to reduce menstrual cramps.

    PRICE: 23 RMB

     

    MENSTRUAL PAINKILLERS

    调经止痛片

    Painkiller which promotes blood flow and reduces pain due to menstrual cycle.

    PRICE: 25 RMB

  • ORAL

    STOMATITIS SPRAY

    口腔炎喷剂

    Oral spray used to reduce inflammatory pain and detoxification. Used for the treatment of stomatitis, pharyngitis. Also used in pediatrics.

    PRICE: 29 RMB

     

    PROPOLIS MOUTHSTRIPS

    蜂胶口贴膜

    Dissolveable strips to treat reoccurring mouth ulcers and canker sores.

    PRICE: 19 RMB

     

    COMPOUND PEARL CANKER PARTICLES

    复方珍珠口疮颗粒

    Used to treat mouth sores, redness and swelling in the mouth. Also treat pain from burns, bad breath, and tongue inflammation.

    PRICE: 30 RMB

  • VITAMINS and SUPPLEMENTS

    BOUNTY MULTIVITAMIN 自然之宝多种维生素

    Formulated with 10 vitamins and the high-potency supplement provide necessary vitamins one need in everyday life in a dose of one tablet.

    PRICE: 296 RMB

     

    CALTRATE 钙尔奇 (CALCIUM/VITAMIN D3)

    It is a brand of Vitamin D and calcium tablets that is helpful in promoting bone health, osteoporosis prevention, colorectal health and menopausal.

    PRICE: 69 RMB

    CENTRUM 善存

    Multi-vitamin for a targeted age group of over 50 years. Containing important nutrients to fill dietary gaps.

    PRICE: 66 RMB FOR 60 TABS

  • COUGH AND BRONCHITIS

    YÒU MĚISHĀ FĒN TÁNGJIĀNG 右美沙芬糖

    Suitable for dry cough or cough with phlegm.

    PRICE: 30 RMB

    JÍ ZHĪ KĒLÌ  急支颗粒

    Used for colds, coughs, bronchitis and eases cough phlegm.

    PRICE: 23 RMB

     

     MÁ XÌNG ZHǏKÉ PIÀN 麻杏止咳片

    Used to treat chronic bronchitis and shortness of breath.

    PRICE: 12 RMB

    DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE SYRUP

    右美沙芬糖

    This is suitable for dry cough. It is effective in easing frequent coughing.

    PRICE: 30 RMB

     

    ACUTE BRONCHITIS PARTICLES

    急支颗粒

    It can loosen phlegm and ease coughing. Used for the treatment of coughs and bronchitis.

    PRICE: 23 RMB

     

    MA XING COUGH RELIEVING TABLETS

    麻杏止咳片

    Expectorant is used to treat acute, chronic bronchitis.

    PRICE: 12 RMB

     

    COLD SORES

    ACICLOVIR CREAM

    阿昔洛韦乳膏

    Cream can be directly applied to treat herpes simplex or infection of herpes zoster.

    PRICE: 4 RMB

  • SNUFFLE

    YŌU BÍ 优鼻

    PRICE: 49.00 RMB

     

    CĀNG ĚR ZI BÍYÁN JIĀONÁNG 苍耳子鼻炎胶囊 

    PRICE: 29.00 RMB

  • HERPES

    Ā XĪ LUÒ WÉI RǓ GĀO

    阿昔洛韦乳膏

    PRICE: ¥ 3.50

    FTIBAMZONE LINIMENT

    酞丁安搽剂

    It is used for the treating herpes simplex or herpes zoster. Also can be used for the treatment of fungal infections like athlete’s foot and ringworm.

    PRICE: 14 RMB

    PENCICLOVIR CREAM

    喷昔洛韦乳膏

    It is used for facial herpes simplex occurring on the lips and used to treat genital herpes.

    PRICE: 26 RMB

  • COLD AND FLU

    SHĀNGFĒNG TÍNG JIĀONÁNG 伤风停胶囊

    The capsules are used in standard cold symptoms: chills, fever, headache, nasal congestion, runny nose, muscle aches, itchy throat, cough and phlegm.

    PRICE: ¥ 20.00

     

    SÌJÌ GǍNMÀO PIÀN 四季感冒片

    These soluble tablets are used for the following symptoms of a cold: fever, headache, runny nose, cough, dry mouth, sore throat, nausea and loss of appetite.

    PRICE: ¥ 16.00

     

    FÙFĀNG ĀN FĒN WÁN ÀN JIĀONÁNG 复方氨酚烷胺胶囊

    Used to treat the main symptoms of colds and flu: fever, headache, stuffy nose, and sore throat.

    PRICE: ¥ 13.50

     

    KÀNG BÌNGDÚ KǑUFÚ YÈ 抗病毒口服液

    This drug is used at a temperature, for the treatment of upper respiratory tract infections, influenza, mumps, viral hepatitis and other viral infections and diseases.

    PRICE: ¥ 12.50

     

    BǍNLÁNGĒN KĒLÌ 蓝根颗粒

    This medicine detoxifies and is used to treat a sore throat  and to eliminate discomfort in the stomach.

    PRICE: ¥ 10.00

    COLD RELIEVING CAPSULES 伤风停胶囊

    This medicine is used to treat the symptoms of a common cold, including chills, fever, headache,nasal congestion, runny nose, muscle aches, itchy throat, cough, and mucus. It is suitable for treating upper respiratory tract infections, colds, rhinitis,etc.

    PRICE: 20.00 RMB

     

    FOUR SEASON’S COLD TABLETS

    四季感冒片

    This soluble tablet is used to treat cold symptoms such as fever, headache, runny nose,cough, dry mouth, sore throat, nausea and loss of appetite.

    PRICE: 16.00 RMB

     

    COMPOUND PARACETAMOL AND AMANTADINE HYDROCHLORIDE CAPSULES

    复方氨酚烷胺胶囊

    This medicine is used to relieve the symptoms of the common cold or influenza. Symptoms include fever, headache, nasal congestion, and sore throat.

    PRICE: 13.50 RMB

  • CONJUNCTIVITIS

    ZUǑYǍNGFÚSHĀXĪNG DĪ YǍN YÈ
    左氧氟沙星滴眼液

    PRICE: ¥ 10.70

  • ACNE

    COMPOUND PIENTZEHUANG OINTMENT

    复方片仔癀软膏

    This medicine detoxifies and provides pain relief. It is used for the treatment of acne and a variety of viral and bacterial skin diseases, such as herpes zoster, herpes simplex, impetigo, and inflamed hair follicles.

    PRICE: 32.60 RMB

  • SINUS

    NOSE HEALTH优鼻

    This nasal spray is used to treat a stuffy nose, runny nose, cough, dry nose, or nasal allergy symptoms.

    PRICE: 49.00 RMB

     

    RHINOCORT

    诺考特

    This nasal spray is used to treat nasal symptoms such as congestion, sneezing, and runny nose caused by seasonal or year-round allergies.

    PRICE: 60.90 RMB

     

    DEEP NASAL RELAXATION LIQUID

    鼻渊舒口服液

    This medicine is used to detoxify the nasal passage. It is used for the treatment of rhinitis or chronic sinus infections.

    PRICE: 18.50 RMB

     

    COCKLEBUR RHINITIS CAPSULES

    苍耳子鼻炎胶囊

    This medicine is used to treat nasal disease, including acute and chronic rhinitis, sinus infection and allergy-caused rhinitis.

    PRICE: 29.00 RMB

  • ANTIBIOTICS

    ANTI INFLAMMATORY TABLETS 消炎片

    It is used to treat upper respiratory tract infections, fever, bronchitis.
    PRICE: 17 RMB

     

    PHARYNGITIS 咽炎片

    It has the property of throat clearing and antitussive. It is used to treat chronic sore throat, dry throat and itchy throat.

    PRICE: 24 RMB

     

    PUDILAN ANTI-INFLAMMATORY TABLET 蒲地蓝消炎片

    It is used to cure inflammation and swelling. It is also helpful in the treatment of swollen boils and tonsillitis.

    PRICE: 33 RMB

  • CUTS, SCRAPES,BURNS

    BURN CREAM

    烧烫伤膏

    PRICE: 26/33 RMB

    This medicine is used for the relief of fire burns.

     

    RIVANOL TRAUMA CREAM

    利凡诺创伤膏

    PRICE: 6 RMB

    This cream is used to disinfect and sterilize skin surface wounds or trauma.

  • SKIN CONDITIONS

    DANPIFEN RUANGAO

    丹皮酚乳膏

    Used to treat eczema, mosquito bites, redness and skin disorders.

    PRICE: 24 RMB

    HYDROCORTISONE BUTYRATE OINTMENT

    丁酸氢化可的松乳膏

    Used to comfort and treat dermatitis, eczema.

    PRICE: 17 RMB

  • WEIGHT LOSS

    L-CARNITINETABLETS

    左旋肉碱片

    This tablet can be purchased over the counter but use at your own risk. L-carnitine helps in production of body energy. It is good for heart and muscle movement also other body processes.

    PRICE: 179.00 RMB

    HERBAL SLIMMING TEA

    碧生源减肥茶

    This is a ‘Brigitte Germ Tea’. It should be consumed after meals noon and at night.

    PRICE: 38.00 RMB

  • CONTRACEPTIVE, MORNING AFTER PILL

    MARVELON 妈富隆

    It is a 21-day contraceptive pill no doctor‘s prescription required.

    PRICE: 22 RMB

    LEVONORGESTREL CAPSULE 左炔诺孕酮胶囊

    It is a short term (emergency) contraception for women, known as the morning after pill.

    PRICE: 27 RMB

    INVISIBLE CONDOM 隐形避孕套

    It is a foam spray that is sprayed into the vagina to form a protective layer which will kill sperm and a many kinds of viruses, acting as a contraceptive and preventing infection as well.

    PRICE: 87 RMB