精選 厚杜仲絲（16 oz/盒）
Eucommia Bark/Du Zhong (16 oz/Box)
This Chinese medicine comes from the bark of the Chinese rubber tree (Eucommia ulmoides). Du-Zhong is also a popular folk drink and is used as a functional food reinforcing the muscles and lungs, lowering blood pressure, preventing miscarriages, improving liver and kidney tone, and increasing longevity. (dovepress.com)
It is known as “Du Zhong” in the Chinese language, a plant containing various kinds of chemical constituents such as lignans, iridoids, phenolics, steroids, flavonoids, and other compounds. These constituents of EU possess various medicinal properties and have been used in Chinese Traditional Medicine (TCM) as a folk drink and functional food for several thousand years. EU has several pharmacological properties such as antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiallergic, antimicrobial, anticancer, antiaging, cardioprotective, and neuroprotective properties. Hence, it has been widely used solely or in combination with other compounds to treat cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, sexual dysfunction, cancer, metabolic syndrome, and neurological diseases.
From the manufacturer:
The taste is sweet; slightly pungent; warm in nature and effective. It is the dry bark of Eucommia Ulmoides. Indications: For lumbar spine pain, weak feet and knees, excessive urination, itchy vaginal discharge, fetal leakage [bleeding during pregnancy], restless fetal movement, high blood pressure.
It enters the Liver and Kidney meridians.
Indications: It nourishes the liver and kidney, strengthens bones and muscles, and soothes the restless fetus. It has been used to cure lumbar spine pain, weak feet and knees, excessive urine leakage, wet itching from the vagina, “fetal leakage,” fetal movement, and high blood pressure.
Dosage: Oral administration: decocting soup, 6~15g; or soaking in wine; or pill or powder.
- Be cautious about those who have yin deficiency and fire [afternoon fever, night sweats, thirst, dizziness, and headache].