Du Huo Ji Sheng Tang – By KPC
Du Huo Ji Sheng Tang – Chronic disorders of the back can occur after an injury that has been improperly treated, or healed incorrectly, years of doing the same activity, natural wear and tear on the spine, autoimmune disorders such as osteoarthritis, and structural changes such a sciatica, In Chinese medicine we always look at a chronic disorder of the back impart due to a decline in the kindey jing or the bodies natural reserves, as well as a stagnation of Qi and Blood contributing to chronic pain, and a lack of nourishment to the muscles and tendons.
When looking for a modern day formula to: Disperses Wind-Dampness, Scatter Cold, Stop Bi pain, Tonifiy the Kidneys and Liver, Tonifiy Qi, or Nourishes the Blood
look for one containing at least one of the following herbs:
Du Zhong or Sang ji sheng to replenish the vital functions of the liver and kidneys which in turn helps to strengthen the bones.
Xu Duan which helps to strengthen tendons and bones as well as relieves pain
- Disperses Wind-Dampness
- Scatters Cold
- Stops Bi pain
- Tonifies the Kidneys and Liver
- Tonifies Qi
- Nourishes the Blood
- Bai Shao (Radix Paeoniae Alba)
- Chuan Niu Xi (Radix Cyathulae)
- Di Huang (Radix Rehmanniae)
- Du Huo (Radix Angelicae Pubescentis)
- Du Zhong (Cortex Eucommiae)
- Ji Xue Teng (Caulis Spatholobi)
- Mu Gua (Fructus Chaenomelis)
- Qian Nian Jian (Rhizoma Homalomenae)
- Sang Ji Sheng (Herba Taxilli)
- Wei Ling Xian (Radix et Rhizoma Clematidis)
- Zhi Gan Cao (Radix et Rhizoma Glycyrrhizae Praeparata cum Melle)
- 3-4 capsules 3 times a day for an average adult (18-60 years of age, approximately 150 lbs). This standard dosage may be increased or decreased depending on the patient’s individual factors, such as age, body weight, type of illness and severity.
- Serve with warm water on an empty stomach, 2-3 hours apart from your prescription medication or other supplements. Do not take with tea, coffee, juice, soda or any other beverages.