Szechuan Ox Knee
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- Varicose Veins
Pin Yin Name
- Chuan Niu Xi
- Ox Knee
- Cyathula Root
- Ox Knee From Sichuan
- Cyathula officinalis radix
About Szechuan Ox Knee
Szechuan Ox Knee (Chuan Niu Xi) has been used for thousands of years in traditional Chinese medicine for a variety of ailments. The actions of Chuan Niu Xi include expelling wind damp, promoting urination, draining damp, dispelling blood stagnation, tonifying the kidneys and liver, and strengthening tendons and bones. The Chinese Materia Medica book states that Szechuan ox knee (Chuan Niu Xi) is used for eliminating blood stasis, stimulating menstrual discharge, and used in amenorrhea with mass formation in the lower abdomen.
This product is pharmacopeia grade (it meets or exceeds standards of Chinese pharmacopeia guidelines). Simply put, the quality of pharmacopeia herbs is better than commonly used food grade herbs to ensure they deliver their intended effect. These herbs were made at good manufacturing practices (GMP) internationally certified facilities. Quality control tests are done at the manufacturing site and at third party labs to confirm results. The testing includes detecting for contaminants such as heavy metals, mircobacteria, and pesticide residues.
- Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding.
- Contraindicted with excessive menstruation.
- "Medicinal Cyathula Root." TCM Wiki. Web. 30 Oct. 2015. <http://old.tcmwiki.com/wiki/medicinal-cyathula-root>.