Bu Gan San (Tonify the Liver Formula) – For Both Men and Women
Function of the Formula:
Nourishes, Harmonizes and Invigorates the Blood, Stops Pain, Nourishes the Yin, Calms the Mind (Liver Yin and Blood Deficiency)
Symptoms that are indicated for this formula:
Scanty, short or delayed menses, menstrual pain, post-menstrual fatigue, post-partum fatigue and weakness, poor memory, dizziness, dry eyes, visual weakness, muscle spasm or twitching, numb or tingling extremities, palpitations, headache, blurring of vision, tremors, anxiety, palpitations, insomnia, pale complexion and lips, dry hair and skin, a tendency toward dry stools or constipation, hair loss, cracked, pale or brittle nails, slow healing sores.
Tongue: pink, red, dry
Pulse: rapid, wiry, rapid
Related Biomedical Applications (**This formula nourishes Liver Blood and Yin in Chinese medicine and is not used to treat, cure, diagnose or prevent disease):
Anemia, neurogenic headaches, photophobia, restless leg syndrome, amenorrhea (no menstrual period), dysmenorrhea (painful periods), menorrhagia (heavy bleeding periods), calf cramps, postural hypotension, constipation, insomnia.
Herbs: Shu di huang, bai shao, dang gui, chuan xiong, suan zao ren, mu gua, zhi gan cao
Contraindications: acute illness such as cold or flu, spleen deficiency patients with loose stools, diarrhea or poor appetite
Formula Cost: $54 US dollars for 200 grams (A typical daily dose is between 5 and 15 grams or 1-3 teaspoons). 200 grams is the equivalent of 400 – 500mg capsules. Formula should be taken in two equally divided doses throughout the day and is mixed with water or juice and swallowed. For maximum effect, formulas should be take in conjunction with Chinese food therapy and diet and lifestyle changes.
For chronic conditions, herbs may need to be taken for 2 weeks up to 2-3 months to see lasting progress.
Shengfoong Chinese herbs and formulas are GMP certified and is currently the only government certified large scale producer of crude Chinese herbs. Products are safe and sanitary with exceptional potency and effectiveness with quality that is guaranteed. Shengfoong is used by Chinese medical doctors and acupuncture physicians worldwide. All products are rigorously tested for pesticides and heavy metals and adhere to the highest national standards. These are pure products and contain only small added amounts of cornstarch to avoid clumping.