HERBAL FORMULA FOR GOUT
Gout is a kind of arthritis. It can cause an attack of sudden burning pain, stiffness, and swelling in a joint, usually a big toe. You can also get gout attacks in your foot, ankle, or knees. The attacks can last a few days or many weeks before the pain goes away. Another attack may not happen for months or years.
These attacks can happen over and over unless gout is treated. Over time, they can harm your joints, tendons, and other tissues. Gout is most common in men.
Description of herbal formula according to traditional herbal medicine:
Hera Lysimachiae: Helps to expel uric acid from the body through urination.
Rhizoma Atractylodis: Swelling and pain.
Caulis Spatholobi: Activates blood circulation. Relaxes the tendons.
Semen Plantaginis: Helps to expel uric acid from the body.
Nettle: Fantastic herb to help reduce inflammation and pain with gout.
Herba Verbenae: Activates blood circulation, disperses blood stagnation to treat joint soreness and pain. Clears heat for swollen joints.
Ramlus Mori: Is used to treat painful swelling in the joints and tightness in the tendons and muscles. Reduces swelling and inflammation.
Dandelion: Can help lower uric acid levels.
Fructus Chebulae: Astringent herb that reduces swelling and inflammation.
Rhizoma Alismatis: Reduces uric acid from the joints.
Milk thistle: Is used for liver health and may lower uric acid.
Cortes Phellodendri: Reduces the inflammation and burning sensation. Anti-inflammatory effect.
Radix Rehmanniae: Reduce inflammation, swelling and pain.
Semen Coicis: Strenghens and resolves dampness and swelling.
Radix Gentianae Macrophyllae: It treats musculoskeletal and joint disorders, whether acute or chronic with redness, swelling and inflammation. It relieves stiffness and tightness in the joints.
Golden rod: Is used to reduce pain and swelling, increase urine flow and stop muscle spasms caused by gout and joint pain.
Cortex Phellodendri: Activates blood circulation and relieves pain.
Hibiscus: Has anti-inflammatory properties, help lower uric acid levels.
Marshmallow leaf: Soothe irritation and inflammation.
Uva uris: Diuretic, astringent and antiseptic properties, it reduces the accumulation or uric acid.
Green tea: A very small amount of green tea is added to help blend this herbal formula
Recommended to drink 2-4 cups daily until gout has disappeared. This formula may be taken at reduced dosages for maintenance and prevention.
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.