May also be used for :
- Alternating chills and fever
- Dry throat
- Chest distention
- Stomach ache
- Reduced appetite
- Tendency to diarrhea
100% HERBAL CONTENTS
Each concentrated 500mg capsule contains
the equivalent of crude herbs in the amount of 2500mg
CONCENTRATION RATIO 5:1
- Bupleurim chinensis (Chai Hu) 600mg
- Pinellia ternata (Ban Xia) 420mg
- Scutellaria baicalensis (Huang Qin) 420mg
- Codonopsis pilosula (Dang Shen) 420mg
- Zingiber officinale (Gan Jiang) 420mg
- Ziziphus jujuba (Da Zao) 110mg
- Glycyrrhiza glabra (Gan Cao) 110mg
Adults take three (3) capsules each time, 2-3 times a day, before or after meals, with an 8 oz glass of water.
Do not exceed recommended dose. Pregnant or nursing mothers, children under the age of 18, and individuals with diabetes or a known medical condition should consult a physician before using this or any dietary supplement. Keep out of the reach of children.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
What does it do? In TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine)
Xiao Chai Hu Tang is a formula from the "Shang Han Jin Gui". It is used to help intermittent hot and cold spells, a feeling of fullness and oppression in the chest and hypochondria, restlessness with vomiting, bitterness of the mouth, dryness of the throat, vertigo, loss of appetite, stringy and fast pulse, thin white coating on the tongue, etc.
This formula uses Bupleurum(Chai Hu) to eliminate "Shao Yang" pathogenic. Scutellaria(Huang Qin) dispels heat from the gallbladder, and is the principal ingredient in this formula. Pinellia(Ban Xia) and Zingiber(Gan Jiang) regulate the Middle Jiao and stop vomiting. Codonopsis(Dang Shen), Glycyrrhiza(Gan Cao), and Ziziphus(Da Zao) help the circulation of good Qi and the elimination of evil Qi.
This formula can be used to help the common cold, inflammation of the throat, pneumonia, bronchitis, pleurisy and lymphangitis. However, the principal symptoms which this formula helps are intermittent hot and cold spells, swelling and pain of the chest and hypochondria, bitterness of the mouth, dryness of the throat and dizziness. This formula is also very effective in helping hepatitis and cholecystitis.