White Peony Root
Bai Shao Yao
per pound - Cut form
|Other Name || |
|Chinese Name ||Bai Shao Yao, Lab-Tested |
|Pack Size |
|One Pound (1 lb.) |
|Origin ||China |
|Product Properties |
|Bitter, sour, cool, liver, spleen. |
Introduction to White Peony Root
White Peony Root can be taken in two different methods, either dried or charred. Both have different properties but either way, White Peony Root is one of the most highly prized. White Peony Root is a very common ingredient for traditional Chinese medicine.
There is an old Chinese saying "women who consume White Peony Root regularly will become as beautiful as the Peony flower".
How White Peony Root Is Used
White Peony Root is generally supplied in a powder, capsules or concentrate. It can be taken as a tea, and is generally taken with other herbs.
Possible Side Effects of White Peony Root
White Peony Root is generally considered to be pretty safe, although it should be avoided by anyone who is suffering from diarrhea due to cancer or AIDS. You must also remember that this herb is pretty cold, so it should only be used with caution in cases of extreme cold or Yang deficiency. Do not use if pregnant or nursing
Please note: Definitions of
the following forms which our products are sold in. Plus, we offer Certificate of Analysis by request for our products.
|| 100 gram container size.(3.5 oz)
This has been processed, and usually has dextrin added. This is a powder which is commonly used to make tea or capsules.
||This is the herb, root,
berry, twig, or any form of the herb, which has been Powdered into a
fine mesh which usually can be put into capsules. Most of the Powders herbs are in a 1 pound size, unless otherwise
|Cut and Sift
||This the herb, root,
berry, twig, or any form of herb cut into manageable pieces. In
general about 1/4 thick. Size of herbs are 1 pound containers
||In very rare occasion
herbs are whole, for example the Reishi Mushroom,
Noto Ginseng, Mandrake, and Marigolds. Size of herbs are 1 pound
containers. If concerned please call.
||These are small pills
which have already been formulated and made into small pills.
Usually the size of small peas. The teapills are swallowed whole.
The formula is usually based on Ancient Chinese Medicine.
||Are Gelatin Capsules,
unless noted as vegetarian capsules. Please see each individual
product for further information
||Are a hard tablet ranging
in various sizes. Please see each individual product for further
||An extract is produced by adding alcohol to
an herb and letting the medium activate the components
of the herbs, as well as to preserve the herbs
||The herb is not in a teabag. It is
loose in the packaging. Sizes of the leaf vary from 1/4 inch
to 1 inch depending on herb and brand.