Herbal Information For You
Dong Quai has been used for centuries as an herbal remedy. This herb is used for almost every female problem including menopause, weakness after childbirth, PMS, painful menstruation, irregular menstrual bleeding, fibroid tumors and fibrocystic breast disease. It helps backache caused by menstruation.
It acts as a mild laxative as it lubricates the intestines. It has also been used for chronic nasal or sinus congestion, high blood pressure, rheumatic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, anemia, allergies, shingles, hepatitis and headache.
Dong Quai has been
helpful in eliminating dry skin problem by moistening and softening the
skin. It helps to dissolve blood clots and gives nourishment to the brain
cells. It is rich in vitamin E and B 12. It is used in the treatment of
hair loss and to stimulate new hair growth.
quai should not be used by people with bleeding disorders, excessive
menstrual bleeding, diarrhea, abdominal bloating, or during infections
such as colds and flu. Not to be used during pregnancy.
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