Herbal Formula Database
The herbal formula "du huo ji sheng wan" , 独活寄生丸, which in english is "solitary hermit teapills", is categorized within the "expel dampness" functional grouping and within the "dispel wind-dampness" sub-category.
You may also see this formula referenced by: Angelica and Taxillus Pills.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Du Huo Ji Sheng Wan has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).
Our shop contains du huo ji sheng wan from the following manufacturer:
For many reasons such as availability, ecological choices, and/or price, each manufacturer or herbalist may well adjust the exact composition of a specific formula. Du Huo Ji Sheng Wan is generally comprised of the following herbs:
A single formula, alone, may not be sufficient to fully address a particular TCM diagnostic pattern. Formulas may be used alone, in combinations, and/or in stages. Du Huo Ji Sheng Wan is a candidate for consideration when needing to influence kidney qi deficiency, kidney yang deficiency, liver blood deficiency and/or lung wind invasion - wind cold.
Du Huo Ji Sheng Wan may potentially be used, in coordination with a well tailored overall approach, to influence the following conditions: arthritis (bi syndromes), back pain, fatigue, rheumatoid arthritis (ra) and/or sciatica
All formulas in the primary category of "expel dampness" are listed below.
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