Radix Rehmanniae

Radix Rehmanniae Action: Fresh Readix Rchmanniae : To remore heat and promote the production of body fluid, to reduce heat in blood, and to arrest bleeding. Radix Rehmanniae (unprocessed): To reduce heat in blood, to nourish yin and promote the production of body fluid. Indications: Fresh Radix Rehmanniae: Impairment of yin in febrile diseases marked by deep red tongue and…

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Cholla Stem

Cholla Stem Product name: Cactus extract Latin name: Opuntia dillenii Haw, Opuntia Ficus Indica L Part used: Stem/leaf Appearance: Yellow fine powder Action and Uses: Cactus extract contains powerful antioxidants, may be helpful in gastic ulcer prevention, has blood lipid and cholesterol lowering potential, and may even ease hangover symptoms. Consumption of cactus extract decreases oxidative damage to lipids, and…

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Thinleaf Milkwort Root

Thinleaf Milkwort Root Thinleaf Milkwort Root is the dried root of polygala tenuifolia Willd. or polygala sibirica L. (Fam. Polygalaceae). Action: To indue sedation and benefit the mentality ,to promote expectoration,and to cause subsidence of swelling. Indications: Insomnia,dream-disturbed sleep,forgetful -ness,palpitation,trance;cough with sputum difficult to expectorate;boils and sores,swelling and pain in the breast. extract, polygala, extract polygala, root, thinleaf, milkwort, thinleaf…

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Ginkgo Biloba Leaf

Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Functions and indications: The main active compounds in Ginkgo leaves have anti-oxidant and free radical properties, relieving the injuries due to free radicals and keeping blood vessel freeing.* Active ingredients: Each tablet provides 40 mg of Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract (equivalent to 9.6mg Ginkgo Flavone). Actions: Take as part of an overall health program to maintain healthy…

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Dwarf Lilyturf Root Tuber

Dwarf Lilyturf Root Tuber Dwarf Lilyturf Tuber is the dried root tuber of Ophiopogon japonicus (Thunb.) Ker-Gawl. ( F a m. Liliaceae). Action: To nurish yin and promote the productuon of body fluid, to moisten the lung, and ease the mind. Indications: Dry cough, phthisical cough; thrist due to impairment of body fluid; fidgetness and insommia; diabetes caused by internal…

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Olive Leaf

Olive Leaf The Source: Seagate employees hand select our olive leaves from local trees immediately after the olives are harvested each winter. This is the moment of highest level of phytochemical and antioxidant activity once the fruit has ripened. Side Effects: Olive leaves have been used safely for thousands of years. The only known side-effect is the possibility of a…

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Tinospora Root

 Tinospora Root Tinospora Root is the dried root tuber of Tinospora sagittata (Oliv.) Gagnep. or Tinospora capillipes Gagnep. (Fam. Menispermaceae). Action: To remove toxic heat, to cure sore throat and to relieve pain. Indications: Swelling and pain of the throat, carbuncles and boils; diarrhea, dysentery; epigastric pain of heat type. Usage: For external use, appropriate quantity to be ground into…

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Soy extract

Soy extract The isoflavones have been associated with a wide variety of beneficial health effects including protection from cancer and osteoporosis to reduction in hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause. Appearance: Yellowish powder Function: 1. Mild estrogen activity of soy isoflavones may ease menopause symptoms for women, without creating estrogen-related problems, and may help regulate hormone levels in pre-menopausal…

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Wild Yam

Wild Yam Other Names: Colic-root, Devil’s-bones, Rheumatism Root, Wilde Yamwurzel Product Name: Wild Yam Extract Plant Origin: Dioscorea opposita Thunb Action:1) It is a remedy used to relieve intestinal colic,to soothe diverticulitis,ease dysmenorroea and ovarian and uterine pains. 2) It is a remedy used in the treatment rheumatoid arthritis, especially the acute phase where there is intense inflammation. Wild Yam…

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Loquat Leaf

Loquat Leaf Biological Name: Rosaceae Eriobotryae japonicae Other Names: Loquat leaf, pi pa ye Loquat leaf is often used in Chinese herb formulas and syrups to alleviate “lung heat” syndromes. These diseases are usually caused by infections, though they can arise from other causes, such as smoking. The main application of the syrup is coughs, but loquat leaves also are…

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Blackberrylily Rhizome

Blackberrylily Rhizome Product Name: Blackberry lily Rhizome Extract Blackberry lily root extract is used in medicine can be made into drugs with anti-toxins, clear the blood swelling in favor of the throat and benefits functions. Indications: sore throat, cough and breathing difficulties, due to toxic heat, and fire the wealth of sputum expectoration. extract, blackberry, lily, blackberry lily, rhizome, rhizome…

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Lalang Grass

Lalang Grass Latin name:Cortex Dictamni/ Dictamnus dasycarpus Turcz. 2.Dictamnus angustifolius G.Don ex Sweet. Lalang Grass Rhizome is the dried rhizome of Imperata cylindrica Beauv. var. major (Nees) C. E. Hubb.(Fam.Gramineae). Action: Toarrest bleeding by reducing heat in blood, to remove heat, and to cause diuresis. Indications: Spitting of blood, epistaxis and bematuria due to heat in the blood; febrile diseases…

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Densefruit Pitany Root-bark

Densefruit Pitany Root-bark Applications: Action:To remove damp-heat detoxicating and dispel wind. Indications:Skin inflammation with yellowisb watery discharge, eczema, rubella, tinea, scabies; acute rheumatic arthritis; jaundice with dark urine. Usage:For external use, appropriate quantity to be decocted for washing or ground into powder for topical application. Clear heat and release toxins. Remove damp and stop itching Properties: Combinations:Boils and ulcers or…

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Lesser Galangal Rhizome

extract, officinarum, rhizome, lesser, galangal, lesser galangal, galangal rhizome, rhizome extract, alpinia, alpinia officinarum, hance, officinarum hance, rhizoma, alpiniae, rhizoma alpiniae, alpiniae officinarum, extract rhizoma, officinarum extract, extract alpinia, hance extract, index, cold, herb, chinese, corona, powders, latin, latin index, stomach, pain    Lesser Galangal Rhizome Lesser Galangal Rhizome is the dried rhizome of Alpinia officinarum Hance (Fam. Zingiberaceae).The drug…

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Common Andrographis

Common Andrographis Common Andrographis Herb is the dried aerial part of Andrographis paniculate (Burm. f.) Nees (Fam. Acanthaceae). Action: To remove heat, couteract toxicity, and induce subsidence of swelling. Indications: Influenza with fever, sore throat, ulcers in the mouth or on the tongue; acute or chronic cough; colitis, dysentery; urinary infection with difficult painful urination; carbuncles, sores, venomous snake bite….

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Rhodiola Rosea

Rhodiola Rosea Name of Product:Rhodiola Latin Name Rhodiola rosea L Plant origin and Distribution Active Ingredients Salidroside /Rosavin Introduction Rhodiola rosea is extracted from the rhodiola rosea plant. Also called the ‘golden root’, rhodiola rosea is mainly found growing at high altitudes in Asia and Europe. Rhodiola rosea belongs to the plant group Crassuleae and rhodiola rosea can achieve a…

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Shitake Mushroom

Shitake Mushroom Action of Shitake Mushroom Extract ( Lentinus edodes Extract ) Shitake,a kind of precious fungus — 1) Shitake Mushroom Extract ( Lentinus edodes Extract ) is found to be particularly valuable for treating all forms of hepatitis ,anti-tunour and liver protection,gene mutation prevention 2) Shitake Mushroom Extract ( Lentinus edodes Extract ) can also lower blood levels of…

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Acacia Catechu

Acacia Catechu English name: Black Catechu Sankrit name: Khadir Family: Fabaceae – Mimosoideae Part used: Bark Traditional uses: In Ayurvedic medicine, Acacia leaves, flowers, and pods have long been used to expel worms, to staunch bleeding, heal wounds, and suppress the coughing up of blood. Its strong astringent action is used to contract and toughen mucous membranes throughout the body…

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