Angelica Sinensis Dong Quai

Angelica Sinensis Dong Quai

This drug is the root of Angelica sinensis (Oliv.) Diels, a perennial herbal plant of the Umbelliferae family, growing or cultivated in Gansu, Sichuan, Yunnan, Shaanxi and Hubei provinces, in China. Read More


Serenoa Repens or Saw Palmetto: Benefits, Dosages, traditional uses, and Scientific evidences

Serenoa Repens or Saw Palmetto: Benefits, Dosages, traditional uses, and Scientific evidences

Serenoa Repens is used by traditional medicine doctors for many health problems. According to traditional medicine doctors there is two main action groups for saw palmetto: tonic and anti-inflammatory/anticatarrhal. Read More


Rosemary

Rosemary

Identification: Name in English: Rosemary Botanical Name: Rosmarinus Officinalis L. Pharmaceutical Name: Rosmarini Folium Name in Mandarin: Mi Die Xiang (they are the aerial parts of Rosmarinus. Officinalis L.) Parts used: leaves, flowers, essential oil. Read More


Licorice

Licorice

Identification: English name: Licorice (liquorice), root of European species Glycyrrhiza glabra L. Mandarin: Gan cao is the root of the Chinese species of Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fischer et DC, and Glycyrrhiza glabra L. Botanical name: Glycyrrhiza glabra L. (Liquiritia officinalis) Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae) Pharmaceutical name: Liquitariae radix Part used: dried husked roots and stolons Read More


Thyme

Thyme

Identification: Botanical Name: Thymus Vulgaris L., Thyrnus zygis L. Family: Lamiaceae (Labiatae) Pharmaceutical name: Thymi herba et yarns Used parts: dried leaves and flowers. English: comon thyme, garden thyme German: Gerneiner Thymian, Garten-Thymian Read More