HERBAL FORMULA FOR ANEMIA
The most common symptom of anemia is fatigue (feeling tired or weak). If you have anemia, it may seem hard to find the energy to do normal activities.
Other signs and symptoms of anemia include:
- Shortness of breath
- Coldness in the hands and feet
- Pale skin
- Chest pain
These signs and symptoms can occur because your heart has to work harder to pump more oxygen-rich blood through your body.
Description of formula according to traditional herbal medicine:
Radicis Angelicae Sinensis: Tonifies blood deficiencies that include blurred vision, pale complexion, brittle nails, dry hair, dizziness, and palpitations this herb is considered to be a blood tonic and nourishes the blood.
Radix Polygoni Muliflori: Is one of the best tonics herbs, as it is warm yet not drying, tonifying yet not stagnating like other herbs. Replenishes the essence and nourishes the blood.
Dandelion: High in iron and folate to help the blood rebuild.
Radix Paconiae Alba: Nourishes the blood for those with blood deficiencies.
Radix Rehmanniae Preparata: Treats blood deficiency. Proper circulation of blood is dependent on the volume of blood being circulated. In anemic or blood deficient patients, there is insufficient blood to nourish the organs.
Rhizoma Ligustici Chuanxiong: Activates blood circulation. It is also added to blood tonic herbs to prevent any stagnation.
Radix Codonopsis: is associated with an increase in red blood cells and hemoglobin. It is commonly used to treat fatigue, lack of appetite, weak extremities.
Radix Ginsing: Treating for fatigue, lack of energy, sallow complexion, listlessness. Ginseng helps in the production of blood.
Cortex Moutan: Anemia can cause bruising and purpura. This herb can invigorate blood circulation to help with bruising.
Radix Astragali: This herb helps to build the blood and help with sallow facial appearance, dizziness, vertigo, lack of energy, palpitations and insomnia.
Folium Lycii: Decoction of folium lycii has been shown to increase the production of red blood cells and white blood cells. An immunostimulant, it increases phagocytic activity of the macrophages and the total number of T cells.
Thyme: Has a high concentration of iron and helps the body to absorb it.
Nettle: Contains a high amount of vitamins A, B, K, and C as well as iron.
Parsley: Has a great blood tonifying action, high in iron and is absorbed easily.
Green Tea: A small amount of green tea has been added just to help blend the herbal formula
This formula is not intended to treat, cure or diagnose the above condition. The information given is strictly according to traditional herbal medicine and should be used and prescribed as an herbal supplement.