Huai Hua Wan - Sophora Flower Formula

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Huai Hua Wan Herbal Formula Classifications and Usages

The herbal formula "huai hua wan" , 槐花丸, which in english is "sophora flower formula", is categorized within the "stop bleeding" functional grouping and within the "clear heat and stop bleeding" sub-category.

Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:

  • Hemorrhoids and/or anal fissures, bleeding from the anus (fresh blood in most cases).
  • Ulcerative colitis.
  • Rectal polyps.
  • Rectal prolapse.

Huai Hua Wan has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).

  • Do not use if pregnant.
  • Avoid in cases of bleeding from yin deficiency.
  • Not suitable for long term use.

Our shop contains huai hua wan from the following manufacturer:

($21.00) Add To Cart View Huai Hua San - Sun Ten

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. Huai Hua Wan is generally comprised of the following herbs:

ViewCe Bai Ye (Biota Leaves)

Cools blood, stops bleeding - vomiting blood, bleeding gums, coughing blood, blood in the stool or urine, uterine bleeding, bloody dysentery. Stops cough, expels phlegm - lung heat patterns (cough w…

ViewHuai Hua Mi (Pagoda Tree Bud)

Cools the blood, stops bleeding - damp-heat in the large intestine - bloody dysentery, bleeding hemorrhoids. Cools liver fire - red eyes, dizziness.

ViewJing Jie (Schizonepeta Stem)

Expels wind and releases the exterior - useful for either wind-cold or wind-heat Useful for boils, carbuncles, etc. in the initial stages Resolve itching (wind-heat in the blood level), may be used…

ViewZhi Shi (Immature Bitter Orange)

Breaks up Qi stagnation, reduces accumulations, transforms phlegm - epigastric or abdominal pain and distention or indigestion w/focal distention or gas. Directs qi downward and unblocks bowels - fr…

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. Huai Hua Wan is a candidate for consideration when needing to influence heat in the blood and/or large intestine damp heat.

Huai Hua Wan may potentially be used, in coordination with a well tailored overall approach, to influence the following conditions: hemorrhoids, organ prolapse and/or ulcerative colitis

As noted above, huai hua wan is within the stop bleeding functional group. And it appears within the sub-category "clear heat and stop bleeding", which contains the following formulas:

ViewYunnan Baiyao (White Powder From Yun Nan)

A very important formula to stop bleeding (generally from any cause) in Chinese Medicine.  Can be used topically and orally and comes in two primary formats (capsules and powder vials).  It is used i…

All formulas in the primary category of "stop bleeding" are listed below.

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