Chinese herbal medicine provides treatment for early stage of glaucoma by prescribing a herbal formula called Huang Lian Yang Gan Wan. This herbal medicine contains different herbs such as root of coptis, gentian, philodendron, skullcap, and bupleurum. This herbal medicine works by lowering the pressure in the eye.
Other Chinese herbalist would also recommend Chrysanthemum tea to clear the Heat and soothe the eyes. Eat Lycii berries to benefit from anthocyanosides. Anthocyanocides prevent the breakdown of vitamin C and helps preserve the collagen in the eye's tubes.
Wu Ling San herbal treatment is also used to drain excess fluid from the eyes. This contains hoelen, polyporus, atractylodes, cinnamon, and alisma. According to a study made, 64% of participants indicated a decrease in eye pressure in 1 month.