TCM Therapeutic Actions:
Relieves Qi and Blood stagnation; relieves pain. This is a broad spectrum strong Blood and Qi mover.
Contraindicated during pregnancy. Contraindicated in women with menorrhagia and patients with bleeding disorders. Caution in patients with anti-coagulant therapy. Chronic usage or large dosages are not recommended is cases of edema, hypokalemia, kidney disorders, hypertension and congestive heart failure.
Prolonged use may deplete Qi and Blood.
This formula may INCREASE the effects of Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOI’s), anticoagulants and antiplatelets; may increase potassium loss with diuretics and laxatives, which may interfere with antiarrhythmics.
This formula may DECREASE the effects of antihypertensive agents and antidiabetic medications.
This formula may have estrogen-like activity, causing hypertension and fluid retention when used with oral contraceptives. May decrease endogenous testosterone levels in men and women with polycystic ovary disease. May increase the half-life of systemic corticosteroids.
Contains constituents that increase activity of the sympathetic nervous system; use with caution in those using antihypertensive, antidiabetic, antihyperthyroid and/or antiseizure medications.
2-3 tablets twice daily with warm water.