黄芪片/大北芪片 (16 oz/盒)
- 做法：黄芪30克，人参10克，大米90克，糖适量。将黄芪、人参切片，用冷水浸泡半小时，入砂锅煎沸，煎出浓汁后将汁取出，再在参、芪锅中加入冷水如上法再煎，并取汁。 将上述药汁合并后分成两份，早晚各用一份，同大米加水煮粥，粥煮熟后加白糖食用。
- 服法：早、晚餐空腹食用，5 天为一疗程。
Radix Astragali/ Da Bei Qi /Huang Qi (16 oz/Box)
Astragalus has many health benefits, including immune-boosting, anti-aging, and anti-inflammatory effects. Astragalus is believed to prolong life and is used to treat a wide variety of ailments, such as fatigue, allergies, and the common cold. It's also used against heart disease, diabetes, and other conditions. (healthline.com)
Astragalus is a natural dietary supplement that's used for various health conditions. For instance, it's used to treat the common cold, upper respiratory infections, fibromyalgia, and diabetes. Some proponents of astragalus use it for its possible heart benefits. They claim it may protect against heart disease. It's also used to help improve overall weakness.
Astragalus is also called Huang qi or milk vetch. It comes from a type of bean or legume. While there are multiple species of astragalus, most astragalus supplements contain Astragalus Membranaceus. The herb is said to offer multiple health benefits for multiple conditions, including heart benefits.
Astragalus is thought to stimulate the immune system. It has antioxidant effects that inhibit free radical production. In the body, free radicals damage cells and are linked to many health problems associated with aging. There is, though, no known way to stop free radicals completely. Proponents also say astragalus stimulates the spleen, liver, lungs, circulatory, and urinary system. It's also used to treat osteoarthritis, asthma, and nervous conditions as well as to lower blood sugar and blood pressure. (webMD.com)
From the manufacturer:
This product is the root of the legume Astragalus Mongolia. It is harvested in spring and autumn, cleaned and dried in the sun to 60% to 70% dryness, and sliced. The taste is sweet, it is slightly warm in nature; it enters the Spleen and Lung meridians.
Function and Indications: It Invigorates qi and solidifies the surface [normalizes sweating], [supports detoxification] and discharge of pus, diuresis, and enhances muscle growth. It is used for qi deficiency and fatigue, chronic diarrhea, prolapse of the anus, spontaneous sweating, edema, uterine prolapse, chronic nephritis, proteinuria, diabetes, and long-term unhealing of sores.
- Astragalus tea
60-90 grams of raw astragalus, 30 grams of jujube.
Add water and decoct for 30 minutes and drink it. It can be used repeatedly.
Efficacy: This can regulate blood pressure and replenish qi, promote hydration and reduce swelling.
- Astragalus soup
100 grams of astragalus, 50 grams each of ginseng, atractylodes, and cinnamon, pound into coarse powder, take 10 grams each time, add ginger and jujube, decoct in water, remove the residue and drink.
Efficacy: This recipe uses astragalus and ginseng to invigorate qi, Atractylodes macrocephala to invigorate the spleen, and cinnamon to warm the yang; it is suitable for middle-aged and elderly people with spleen deficiency, insufficient qi, poor appetite, loss of taste, and loose stools.
- Astragalus soup
12 grams of astragalus, 9 grams of medlar, 9 grams of red dates, decoction, daily consumption.
Efficacy: It can mediate immunity, prevent cancer, and anti-aging; in addition, it can invigorate qi, invigorate the spleen, lower blood pressure, and reduce fat.
- Tonic Porridge
30 grams of astragalus, 10 grams of ginseng, 90 grams of rice, adequate sugar. Soak the astragalus and ginseng in cold water for half an hour, then simmer them in a casserole, and take out the juice after cooking. Then add cold water to the pot again and simmer as above, then take the juice. Combine the above concoctions and divide them into two portions.
Use one portion each morning and evening. Add the herbal water to the rice to cook the porridge. After the porridge is cooked, add sugar to eat.
Dosage: Take it for breakfast and dinner on an empty stomach, 5 days as a course of treatment.
Efficacy: Replenishes vitality, strengthens the spleen and stomach. It is suitable for all symptoms of qi failure and blood deficiency, such as weakness of the five internal organs, chronic illness and thinness, palpitation, shortness of breath, physical weakness and spontaneous sweating, chronic diarrhea, chronic spleen dysentery, loss of appetite, qi deficiency and swelling.