Common Name: Chinese Yam Root Botanical Name: Dioscorea opposita; Radix Chinese / Pin Yin Name: Shan Yao Dosage: Follow your doctor or healthcare professional's instructions for use. Precautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Should not be taken by itself when there is accumulated dampness in the abdomen.
Shan Yao Benefits & Information
Shan Yao is a traditional Chinese medicinal herb that is used to replenish the Qi and tonify the spleen. It provides botanical support to the digestive system and benefits.Shan Yao has antibiotic, anti-inflammatory and antiaging effects. Shan Yao Properties: Neutral, Sweet Shan Yao Channels / Meridians: Spleen, Lung, Kidney Shan Yao Naturally Occurring Components: diosgenin, saponin, choline, starch, glycoprotein, free amin acids, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, vitamin C, calcium, phosphorous, iron, protein
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