HERBAL FORMULA FOR INFLAMMATION
This herbal formula is for inflammation due to arthritis, trauma, muscle strain or any other cause that is manifesting in inflammation in the joint, tissue or muscle area. Chronic inflammation can cause damage to tissue over a long period of time and to the organs. This herbal formula will help decrease the inflammation and help heal the damaged area, relieve pain and reduce swelling.
Description of herbal formula according to traditional herbal medicine:
Rhizoma Corydalis: This herb is the strongest and most effective herb in Chinese herbal pharmacopoeia to relieve pain. It effectively invigorates blood circulation to relieve pain in the entire body. It has strong analgesic and anti inflammatory effects and can help relax the muscles.
Radicis Angelicae Sininsis: Invigorates blood circulation and relieves pain. Tonifies blood. Used for traumatic injuries, back and leg pain. Analgesic and anti inflammatory effects.
Radix Monindae Officinalis: Treats painful obstruction syndrome that may manifests as cramps, joint pain, muscle spasms, difficulty flexing the joints, back pain and muscle atrophy. Strengthens sinews and bones.
Radix Paeoniae Alba: Often used for pain in the muscles, sinew and tendons caused by lack of nourishment. This herb nourishes blood and preserves yin.
Radix Angelicae Pubescentis: Dispels wind and dampness to relieve pain. Wind, cold and dampness are mostly responsible for painful obstruction that causes chronic aches and pain of the muscles and joints. Radix angelicae pubascentis enters the Liver and Kidney channels and benefit’s the tendons and bones.
Rasiz Saposhnikoviae: Dispels wind, cold and dampness and relieves pain. It can be used for both wind heat and wind cold conditions. It is the herb of choice when body aches and pain are the chief complaints.
Rhizoma et Radix Notopterygi: Eliminates wind, cold and dampness to relieve pain that commonly attack the muscles and joints causing pain and inflammation.
Rhizoma Curcumae Longae: Opens channels and collaterals to relieve pain and reduce swelling. Anti inflammatory effect.
Radix Bupleuri: Reduces inflammation by decreasing capillary permeability caused by histamine. Anti inflammatory and analgesic effect. Relieves liver Qi stagnation.
Rhizoma Coptidis: Sedates Heart and liver fire that can manifest in irritability, restlessness. Anti inflammatory effect.
Radix Rehmanniae: Clears heat and cools the blood. Tonifies and nourishes Yin. It has shown marked effectiveness in reducing inflammation and is used for arthritis with good results.
Cortex Moutan: Invigorates blood circulation and disperse blood stasis to treat bruising, swelling and pain, inflammation. Mu dan pi has shown strong anti inflammatory actions according to laboratory studies.
Radix Gentianae Macrophyllae: Has a dispersing effect that dispels dampness and opens channels and collaterals. It is used to treat musculoskeletal and joint disorders, whether it is acute or chronic, hot or cold in nature. It is most effective for swelling and inflammation. It also relieves stiffness and tightness in the joints.
Cortex Acanthopanacis: Dispels wind and dampness to relieve muscle aches and pain. Strengthens bones and tendons. It is especially useful for elderly patients who have muscular atrophy and pain.
Radix Achyranthis Bidentatae: Strengthens tendon and bones, to treat soreness and pain in the muscles and joints by tonifying both the liver and kidney and their connective tissues.
Radix Glycyrrhizae: Harmonizes the other herbs in the formula and has anti inflammatory effects for inflammation.
Recommended to drink 2-4 cups daily as needed.
This herbal formula may cause drowsiness, use caution when operating machinery or driving.
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.