HERBAL FORMULA FOR DEPRESSION
This formula is to help treat depression. The disease is caused by prolonged stagnation according to Chinese Medicine and can happen at any age although it is mostly seen in mid to late age. This formula has an antidepressant effect to elevate mood and energy. Some of the symptoms are:
- Low energy
- Prolonged sadness
- Lack of interest in daily activities
Description of herbal formula according to traditional herbal medicine:
Herba Hypericum: This herb has been shown to relieve depression by inhibiting the reuptake of serotonin an other neurotransmitters, such as nor epinephrine and dopamine.
Cortex Albiziae: Calms the spirit, relieves depression and irritability.
Holy basil: When taking holy basil daily there is less anxious, stressed and depression. People also felt more social.
Radix Polygalae: Pacifies the heart and calms the spirit to relieve depression. It also treats restlessness, palpitations, insomnia.
Lemon balm: Is used to help sleep disturbance and nervous system disorders, since it reduces excitability, anxiety and stress.
Rhizoma Acori: Opens the mind, eliminates phlegm to increase alertness, and calm the spirit.
Rhizoma Cyperi: To help with symptoms such as emotional disturbances and frequent sighing. This herb is also excellent in relieving stomach pain caused by stress.
Gota kola: This herb has a positive effect on elements of behavioral depression.
Rhizoma Ligustici Chuanxiong: Activates the blood circulation and relieve pain. With depression pain can seem more intense.
Radix Curcumae: Clears the heart, opens orifices to treat anxiety, irritability, mania.
Dandelion leaf: Is such a great herb for relieving stress and calming the mind and helping with depression.
Gota kula: Helps with blood circulation.
Green Tea: Lifts the mood and harmonizes the formula.
Recommended to drink 1-3 cups daily
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