Eucommia Combination by Plum Flower uses eucommia bark as the main ingredient to rebalance vital yang, and also has other key herbal ingredients which restore yin essence, leading to an overall balancing, calming, body-strengthening formula.
Eucommia bark comes from the eucommia, or hardy rubber tree. The inner bark contains a white, rubbery liquid that accounts for eucommia's herbal properties.
In traditional Chinese herbalism, eucommia bark has sweet, warm properties. It is considered the primary herb used to increase yang functions in the body.
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Other Name: Du Zhong Pian , Compound Cortex Eucommiae
Ingredients (Pin Yin): Du zhong, Gou teng, Xia ku cao, Huang qin
Ingredients: Eucommia ulmoides bark, Uncaria rhynchophylla twig & thorn, Prunella vulgaris spike, Scutellaria baicalensis root
Other Ingredients: Sucrose, Talcum, Magnesium stearate, Hypromellose
TCM Functions: Strengthens Liver and Kidneys, Calms Internal Wind, Clears Heat, Drains Dampness, Calms the Shen
Standard Dosage: 5 tablets, 3 x per day
Clinical Dosage: Administer half an hour before or one hour after eating. In acute cases, dosage may be increased to 5-8 tablets 3 times per day, then reduced to a maintenance dose as the formula takes effect. May be used long-term for several weeks to several months. May be used safely over the course of several years. It is often administered along with a constitutional formula. Monitor for signs of heat or Spleen Qi deficiency.