Yuan Zhi

Review Yuan Zhi Forms and Sizes Below

Common Name: Polygala Root
Botanical Name: Polygala tenuifolia
Chinese / Pin Yin Name: Yuan Zhi
Yuan Zhi Dosage: Follow your doctor or health care professional's instructions.
Yuan Zhi Precautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.

Yuan Zhi Benefits & Information

Yuan Zhi is a traditional Chinese medicinal herb that is known for many benefits. It relieves swelling, nourishes the heart, dispels phlegm, rids abscess, calms the spirit, and calms the heart.
Yuan Zhi Properties:
Warm, Acrid, Bitter
Yuan Zhi Channels: Lungs, Heart, Small Intestine
Yuan Zhi Chemical Components: onjisaponinA, B, C, D, E, F, G; tenuifolin; 2beta, 27-dihydroxy-23-carboxyoleanolic acid 3-beta-O-glucoside; tenuigenin A; tenuigenin B, onjixanthone; 1, 6-dihydroxy-3, 7-dimethoxy xanthone; 1-hydroxy-3, 6, 7-trimethoxy xanthonel; 5-anhydro-D-sorbitol; N-acetyl-D-glucosamine; 3, 4, 5-trimethoxy-cinnamic acid; polygalitol; tenuidine

Herbs that Combine With Yuan Zhi 

Passion Flower   Schisandra

 

References: https://herbpathy.com/Uses-and-Benefits-of-Yuan-Zhi-Cid5020