What Are Jia Wei Xiao Yao San Benefits? Menstrual Issues

Jia Wei Xiao Yao San Benefits

I want to discuss and explain Jia Wei Xiao Yao San benefits at this time. This formula is an essential classic modified formula for a painful period with unstable emotional symptoms and PMS disorders.

Those who are interested in natural Chinese herbs have beneficial of reading this blog.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • What are the Ingredients of Jia Wei Xiao Yao San?
  • What are the profits of Jia Wei Xiao Yao San?
  • Who Can Take Jia Wei Xiao Yao San?
  • Where can you get it?

About Author: Satoru Ozawa, DOM, L.Ac, ATC – Doctor of Oriental Medicine, an acupuncturist, and a Chinese herb specialist.

What are the ingredients of Jia Wei Xiao Yao San?

Ingredients of Jia Wei Xiao Yao San

The principal herbs in this formula are Bupleurum and Angelica Root.

Bupleurum Root is one of the best single Chinese herbs to soothe Liver energy and raise Yang Qi.

It helps stress and gives strength, and even restores the immune systems as well.

Saikosaponins are one of the principal components of Bupleurum, and it has the benefits of sedation, epilepsy, antiviral, immunity, anti-inflammation, protecting liver and kidney, etc.

And Angelica root is one of the best single Chinese herbs to nourish and move the blood for gynecologic disorders, anti-inflammatory, and boost immune systems.

On top of these herbs, blood-moving components, Chinese Motherwort, red peony, and turmeric, are added.

Ingredients:

  • Bupleurum Root – Chai Hu
  • Angelica Root – Dang Gui
  • Chinese Peony – Bai Shao
  • White Atractylodes Rhizome – Bai Zhu
  • Poria – Fu Ling
  • Chinese Licorice Root – Zhi Gan Cao
  • Red Peony – Chi Shao
  • Tree Peony – Mu Dan Pi
  • Gardenia fruit – Zhi Zi
  • Turmeric – Yu Jin
  • Chinese Motherwort – Yi Mu Cao

What are the Benefits of Jia Wei Xiao Yao San?

Jia Wei Xiao Yao San has several different functions and actions: clears heat, cools blood, soothes Liver Qi, moves and activates blood stasis.

In Traditional Chinese Medicine, when Qi is like energy that turns into heat, it rises above the body in the same way as air warmed by heating.

So, this formula balances the body by lowering this elevated Qi and circulates throughout the body, cooling the accumulated heat and supplementing the blood.

It also regulates the nervous systems that calm the mind and anger like PMS types of symptoms.

Who can take Jia Wei Xiao Yao San?

Who can take Jia Wei Xiao Yao San Benefits

This formula is suitable for people with insomnia, irregular menstruation, menstrual pain, and menopause.

It is also for women with stiff shoulders, tiredness, anxiety, nervousness, irritability, sometimes constipation.

Other symptoms

  • Irregular menstruation
  • Period cramps
  • Irritable
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Constipation
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • PMS
  • Anxiety
  • Red eyes, etc

Where can you get the Chinese Herbs?

YourKampo.com is the new Online Chinese prescription service.

First, you answer 3 minutes long questionnaire about your chief complaints and general questions like your digestions, sleep disorders, etc.

Then, our specialist diagnoses your condition and chooses the best Chinese herbs out of over 100 herbs.

Here is the link that you can go and get your best Chinese herbs for you.

Conclusion

In conclusion, Jia Wei Xiao Yao San Benefits those with menstrual issues.

Firstly, please understand the formula benefits.

Secondly, please try this formula if you have such symptoms.

Finally, I hope it helps those who are suffering from annoying symptoms.

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Please feel welcome to comment if you have any questions about this post.

Sayonara till next post.

About Author: Satoru Ozawa, DOM, L.Ac, ATC – Doctor of Oriental Medicine, an acupuncturist, and a Chinese herb specialist.  With his ten years of experience in Oriental Medicine, he will recommend the best natural Remedies, including Acupuncture, Chinese herbs, and health tips to relieve your suffering.

Source
Autophagic effects of Chaihu (dried roots of Bupleurum Chinense DC or Bupleurum scorzoneraefolium WILD)(2014)
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4165614/

Saikosaponins: a review of pharmacological effects(2018)
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10286020.2018.1465937?journalCode=ganp20

Pharmacological effects of Radix Angelica Sinensis (Danggui) on cerebral infarction(2011)
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3174116/

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Dang Gui Shao Yao San Benefits

Dang Gui Shao Yao San benefits

I want to discuss Dang Gui Shao Yao San benefits at this time.  This formula is one of the most famous classical formulas for treating Liver / Spleen disharmony caused by blood deficiency.

It is an excellent tonic formula for pregnant or postpartum women to regulate menstruation. Those who are interested in natural Chinese herbs have beneficial of reading this blog.

What are the ingredients of the formula?

Dang Gui Shao Yao San Benefits

The principal herbs are Angelica Root and the Chinese peony. Angelica root is one of the best single Chinese herbs to nourish and move the blood for gynecologic disorders, anti-inflammatory, and boost immune systems.

And, Chinese peony has plenty of paeoniflorin, which has an effective anti-inflammatory and acts like estrogen to balance the women’s hormones.

Ingredients:

  • Chinese Peony – Bai Shao
  • Poria – Fu Ling
  • White Atractylodes Rhizoma – Bai Zhu
  • Asian Water Plantain – Ze Xie
  • Angelica Root – Dang Gui
  • Ligusticum wallichii Rhizome – Chuan Xiong

What are the Dang Gui Shao Yao benefits?

This formula supplements and invigorates blood increases vitality.

In Traditional Chinese Medicine, the spleen creates blood, and the liver stores it.  So, it spreads liver energy and strengthens the spleen to resolves the dampness.

Who can take Dang Gui Shao Yao San?

Who can take Dang Gui Shao Yao San

A woman who has irregular menses due to a lack of blood is suitable for this formula.

As you know, blood carries nutrients and oxygen and has to circulate them throughout the body.

In traditional Chinese medicine, menstruation occurs in about 28 days by collecting blood from the entire body by using the power of “Qi.”

If the flow of Qi is stagnant, menstruation will not occur naturally because Qi energy carries the blood.

That is why women with a tiny amount of blood do not have enough nutrients and heat to reach monthly routines, causing delayed menstruation.

Other symptoms:

  • Irregular Menstruation
  • Menstrual Pain
  • Habitual Miscarriage
  • PMS
  • Lower Back pain
  • Abdominal discomfort, etc

Where can you get the Chinese Herbs?

YourKampo.com is the new Online Chinese prescription service.
First, you answer 3 minutes long questionnaire about your chief complaints and general questions like your digestions, sleep disorders, etc.
Then, our specialist diagnoses your condition and chooses the best Chinese herbs out of 100 herbs.
Here is the link that you can go and get your best Chinese herbs for you.

Conclusion

In conclusion, Dang Gui Shao Yao San benefits those who have menstrual problems.

Firstly, please understand the formula benefits.

Secondly, please try this formula if you have such symptoms.

Finally, I hope it helps those who are suffering from gynecological symptoms.

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About Author: Satoru Ozawa – Doctor of Oriental Medicine, an acupuncturist, and a Chinese herb specialist.

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6 Body Types of Infertility and Its TCM Treatment

6 Body Types of Infertility and Its TCM Treatment

Having a baby can be a precious time of life, but according to the study, one out of eight couples in the U.S has trouble with infertility. 

As a solution, a vitro treatment, one of the most famous infertility treatments, costs between $12,000 ~ $15,000, which is not affordable for most people.

Infertility happens when productive organs of women and men because of women and men. The cause of infertility may vary from lifestyle to diet.

In traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), there are 3 conditions in which women need to get pregnant.

Good condition on a productive organ.

Smooth energy flow (chakra) in body.

Appropriate temperature of body and womb.

This article explains about six body constitution types in which women can have infertility, symptoms, causes, and natural remedies for each body type from the perspective of TCM.

Unlike the vitro treatment, these natural remedies are cheap and easy, to begin with.

1. Kidney Yang Deficiency:

Symptoms: Irregular cycle of menstruation, tiny amount of blood when menstruation, light color of menstruation blood, clear virginal discharge, cold intolerance on lower ab, loss of energy, fatigue, pale face, dark circles around eyes, loss of sex drive, frequent urination during sleeping time, loose or soft stools.

Causes: congenital factor, too many sexual intercourses, overworking, staying up late frequently, abortion in past, overdose of pills, drinking cold beverages and eating raw food a lot, smoking tobacco, overdrinking

Improvement tips
・Refrain from cold food, cold beverages, and raw food
・Reduce frequency of sexual intercourses
・Avoid staying up late and rest well during work
・Recommended food: black beans, black sesame, walnut, okra, shrimp, oyster. Black-colored foods are considered to be good for a reproductive organ.
・Tea: black bean tea, jujube tea + goji berry tea
・Pressing KD23 & KD1 pressure points for 5 mins

Body Type 1 for infertility - Kidney Yang Deficiency
Body Type 1 for infertility – Kidney Yang Deficiency

2. Kidney Yin Deficiency:

Symptoms: Irregular cycle of menstruation, pale red or pink of menstrual blood, little amount of menstrual blood,  hot feet, sleep disorder, night sweats, dry mouth, ringing in ears, hair loss

Causes: congenital factor, too many sexual intercourses in a short period of time, high fever, eating spicy food daily, overworking, staying up late often, psychological trauma

Improvement tips:
・Avoid eating spicy and fried food
・Recommended food: black beans, black sesame, walnut, okra, shrimp, oyster, soy milk, cucumbers, tomatoes, white sesame, watermelon, honey. 
・Pressing KD23, KD1, KD3, SP6 pressure points for 5 mins

Body Type 2 for infertility - Kidney Yin Deficiency
Body Type 2 for infertility – Kidney Yin Deficiency

In Type 1 & 2, it is usually hard to improve infertility even if you change your diet and lifestyle. We recommend taking Chinese herbs as well.

If you are interested in them, visit YourKampo – An online Chinese herb prescription service.

3. Qi & Blood Deficiency:

Symptoms: little or a lot of amount of period blood, yellow or clear period blood,  late-cycle of the period, vertigo/dizziness, pale face, fatigue, sleepy, sleep disorder, loss of appetite, dry skin and hair, brain fog, cold intolerance

Causes: crash diet, unhealthy diet, over-workout, weak stomach, overworking, after surgery, convalescence

Improvement tips
・Avoid unhealthy crash diets.
・Refrain from sweet, fried, greasy, cold, and raw food
・Avoid cold beverages and hot drink beverages instead
・Eat steamed or grilled salad 
・Recommended food: yams, spinach, carrot, potatoes, mushrooms, chicken, pork, mutton & lamb, honey, grape, peach.
・Recommended tea: jujube tea, black bean tea, ginseng tea
・Pressing REN4, REN6, ST36 pressure points for 5 mins.

Body Type 3 for infertility - Qi & Blood Deficiency
Body Type 3 for infertility – Qi & Blood Deficiency

4. Liver QI Stagnation:

Symptoms: irregular menstrual cycle, dark period blood, period clots, bloated stomach before menstruation, irritability, depression,

Causes: A lot of stress, negative thinking, overthinking

The best approach to this type is to reduce your stress as much as possible.

Improvement tips:
・Talk your problems to family, friends, or therapists.
・Go hiking or beach to feel nature.
・Exercise regularly.
・Meditation 10 mins after waking up and before going to bed. www.calm.com
・Recommended tea: mint tea, jasmine tea, rose tea
・Pressing LV3, LV2 pressure points for 5 mins.

Body Type 4 for infertility - Liver Qi Stagnation
Body Type 4 for infertility – Liver Qi Stagnation

5. Blood Stasis:

Symptoms: heavy period pain, dark purplish-red period color, period clots, bloated stomach before period, purplish lips.

Causes: Emotional problem, eating cold, sweet, and dairy products daily, lack of exercise, living in a cold area.

Tips for Type 5 come is

Improvement tips:
・Tips from Type4
・Refrain from eating sweet, cold, and dairy products.
・Recommended food/drink: onions, black beans, hot wine
・Recommended tea: rose tea, ginger tea
・Pressing LV3, LV2 pressure points for 5 mins.

Body Type 5 for infertility - Blood Stasis
Body Type 5 for infertility – Blood Stasis

6. Damp-phlegm:

Symptom: late-period cycle & sometimes never comes, a lot of virginal discharge and sticky, loss of appetite, loose stools, pale face, fatigue, vertigo.

Causes: Living in a humid area, unhealthy diet, lack of exercise

The main way to improve infertility in Type 6 is to change diet.

Improvement tips
・Avoid eating cold products, sweets, snacks, raw salad & fruit.
・Do regular exercises such as jogging, yoga, stretching
・Recommended tea: corn silk tea
・Pressing LV3, LV2 pressure points for 5 mins.

Body Type 6 for infertility - Damp-phlegm
Body Type 6 for infertility – Damp-phlegm

Once again, the reason for infertility is coming from both women and men, so please don’t blame each other so much.

With that being said, the next post is about the men so stay tuned.

Even if you try natural remedies and don’t see any improvements, you may want to try natural Chinese herbs. We can help you find an effective Chinese herb for your infertility.

Visit YourKampo – An online Chinese herb prescription service.

Please feel welcome to comment if you have any questions about this post.

Sayonara till next post.

About Author: Satoru Ozawa – Doctor of Oriental Medicine, an acupuncturist, and a Chinese herb specialist.

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