Dong Quai Root - ANGELICA SINENSIS
(Powder) (Organically Grown) Available in 1OZ, 1/4LB, 1/2LB, 1LB.
Description: Dong Quai is a Chinese Herb known as Dang Gui, may bebiennial or perennial, and is a a member of the Umbelliferae (Apiaceae) family. This Eastern medicinal herb has a round, hollow stem with large leaves that are arranged in opposite rows along the leaf stalk. It has honey scented, greenish-white flowers that grow in large compound clusters. Dong Quai has a bitter-sweet root, described as resembling carved ivory, and considered therapeutically similar to Angelica.
Other Names: Chinese Angelica, Dang Gui, Tan Kue, Tang Kuei
Part Used: Root
Medicinal Uses: Dong Quai is considered to calm the central nervous system and balance and strengthen the female organs and regulate their functions. It's been considered a powerful herb for the female reproductive system.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions: Dong quai should not be used during pregnancy or by persons taking blood thinning agents.
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