Sun Ten Formulas
Sun Ten Da Huang Gan Cao Tang 100 grams
What Da Huang Gan Cao Tang is Best For
Da Huang Gan Cao Tang may be used for the following:
- Constipation - habitual
Da Huang Gan Cao Tang History
Da Huang Gan Cao Tang translates as Rhubarb and Licorice Decoction is a classical formula recorded almost 2000 years by the revered physician Zhang Zhongjing, known as the Chinese Hippocrates. In ancient times, this formula was used to treat vomiting after eating and constipation.
Vomiting after eating, fullness and distention even after vomiting or constipation accompanied by vomiting frequently caused by excessive eating and drinking or by eating oily, cold, and/or raw food.
- habitual constipation
Da Huang Gan Cao Tang Ingredient Functions
Da Huang: rhubarb root acts as a strong laxative to relieve constipation and stops bleeding
Gan Cao: licorice root boosts energy, relieves spasms, and balances the formula
Da Huang Gan Cao Tang Serving Size
2-4 grams, 2 times per day
Da Huang Gan Cao Tang Ingredients
Concentrated powders of natural herbal products tend to absorb moisture from the air. Hence, it is necessary for the manufacturer to add a suitable amount of excipient to stabilize the concentrated herbal products. Non-GMO starch are used as excipients.
Chinese rhubarb root (da huang), Chinese licorice root (gan cao).