DU HUO JI SHENG TANG - Angelica Pubescens and Sangjisheng / SELECT Granules, Whole Herbs, or Pills
DU HUO JI SHENG TANG*
Angelica Pubescens and Sangjisheng Formula
Source: Thousand Ducat Formulas (QIAN JIN YAO FANG), by Sun Si Miao 652 AD
People with Liver and Kidney deficiencies are subject to pain in the low back and lower extremities, as the low back is the domain of the Kidneys and the Sinews and joints are the domain of the Liver. Chronic painful obstruction can also lead to deficiency due to restricted nourishment. Use this formula for painful obstruction in the lower body with Liver and Kidney deficiency. This includes the lower back, the knees, ankles, and feet.
When to Use DU HUO JI SHENG TANG
- Low Back Pain
- Weak Knees
- Leg or Foot Pain
- Lower Body Circulation
How to Use DU HUO JI SHENG WAN
Granules: 2-4 grams, taken 2-3 times a day, best on an empty stomach
Tablets: 6 tablets taken 2-3 times a day, or as prescribed
Capsules: 2-3 capsules 2-3 times a day, or as prescribed
Whole Herbs: Using a container made of ceramic, glass, or stainless steel (no aluminum, iron or copper) boil 1 packet (50 grams) of herbs in 2-3 quarts of water for until 2 cups of medicine remain. Strain herbs; save and refrigerate for a second boiling. Drink 1 cup in the AM. And 1 cup in the PM. If desired, repeat the following day, using the saved herbs from the refrigerator.
Commonly, Chinese herbs are boiled for 20 - 40 minutes, the dregs are strained out and the "tea" is taken warm or at room temperature. Boiling times are averaged according to the composition of the formula. Flower and leaf will yield medicine in 5 -20 minutes. Roots take 20 to 40 minutes; Shells and minerals must cook for at least one hour. A few herbs, like mint or tangerine peel, must be quick-boiled for only 1-5 minutes to retain their volatile oils. These herbs are added separately to the boiling mixture just before completion.
DU HUO JI SHENG WAN Ingredients
- DU HUO (Radix Angelicae Pubescentis)
- XI XIN (Herba cum Radice Asari)
- FANG FENG (Radix Ledebouriellae Divaricatae)
- QIN JIAO (Radix Gentianae Qinjiao)
- SANG JI SHENG (Ramulus Loranthi)
- DU ZHONG (Cortex Eucommiae Ulmoidis)
- HUAI NIU XI (Radix Achyranthis Bidentatae)
- ROU GUI (Cortex Cinnamomi Cassiae)
- DANG GUI (Radix Angelicae Sinensis)
- CHUAN XIONG (Radix Ligustici Wallichii)
- SHU DI HUANG (Radix Rehmanniae Glutinosae Praeparata)
- BAI SHAO YAO (Radix Paeoniae Lactiflorae)
- REN SHEN (Radix Ginseng)
- FU LING (SCLEROTIUM Poriae Cocos)
- ZHI GAN CAO (Radix Glycyrrhizae Uralensis)
Safety and Cautions of DU HUO JI SHENG TANG
Pregnant or nursing women should consult their health care provider before taking any supplement.
Formulas are intended for health care professionals or for those knowledgeable of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
TCM is powerful and reliable, but it can be complex. Self-diagnosis and self-treatment aren't usually recommended.
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What’s the Difference Between, PIAN, WAN, TANG, SAN, SHUI and GAO?
- PIAN = Tablet (modern looking pill)
- WAN = Pill (old-style or handmade pill, or black teapill)
- TANG = Water Decoction (boiled whole herbs)
- SAN = Powder (milled or granulated)
- SHUI = Tincture (extract with alcohol or other solvent)
- GAO = Paste (topical unguent or plaster)
*These statements have not been evaluated by the US Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Please note, this product cannot be returned, refunded, or exchanged.