Herbal Information for Chinese Yam Root in Powder Form
Common Name: Chinese Yam Root
Botanical Name: Dioscorea opposita; Radix
Channels/Meridians: Kidney, Lung, Spleen
Other Names: Wild Yam Root
Pin Yin Name: Shan Yao / Huai Shan
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Package Size: 1 pound
Form: Powder, Lab Tested
Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
Brand: Nuherbs Lab Tested - Geo-Authentic Herbs
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Should not be taken by itself when there is accumulated dampness in the abdomen.
Naturally Occurring Components: diosgenin, mucilage, choline, starch, sugar, protein, free amino acids, abscisin, vitamin C, amylase,
Additional Information About Shan Yao
- Tonify Spleen
- Healthy Glucose Support when used with diet and exercise
- Supports Normal Breathing
- Replenishes Qi
- Aids in Digestion
Product Properties: Sweet, Neutral
Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly.About Nuherbs Lab Tested Quality
Each batch of herbs is dual-lab tested by our in-house lab and independent third party lab. Our in-house lab is equipped with instruments such as a high performance liquid chromatography, moisture determination meter, Fourier transform infrared spectrometer, atomic absorption spectrophotometer, gas chromatograph, etc.
In addition, the following additional tests are performed:
- Micro bacteria
- Pesticides - over 200 pesticides tested for (Uab 2000 screen).
- Heavy Metals - Lead, Mercury and Arsenic
Traditional Chinese Herbs encompasses the use of different parts of plants, such as the leaves, roots, stems, flowers, and seeds. These plant parts are often used as a tea, decoctions, extracts, made into capsules or even a footbath. These bulk herbs should be regarded as an added feature to modern western healthcare, and not as a replacement. Chinese traditional herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony and balance.
We encourage you to educate yourself on herbs and supplements, by researching reputable sites, and books. Having an open discussion with your physician on what will be most beneficial for your health issues. And lastly discussing interaction of herbs and pharmaceuticals with your pharmacist or physician.
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DetailsCurrent Stock:SKU: L12360UPC: 714490052936Global Trade Item Number: 0714490052936Manufacturer Part Number L12360Condition: NewAvailability: Usually ships in 1 business dayWidth: 10.00 (in)Height: 14.00 (in)Depth: 4.00 (in)