Cupping has been used in China and some parts of the African countries for several thousand years, it is difficult to tell in which country was its origin. Cupping was not the earlier name, it was known as ‘horn therapy’ as it was applied with cattle horn.
It is known as Hejama or Hijama in middle east countries. Prophet Muhammad said, "Indeed the best of remedies you have is hijama, and if there was something excellent to be used as a remedy then it is hijama” . In Arab countries, cupping was applied in different locations and at different times as per the patient’s requirements. The time was selected as per the lunar position.
We use all types of Cupping including bleeding cup for our patients. Cupping has excellent and fast result and patient satisfaction is very good.