Ligusticum by Plum Flower dispels wind-cold, releases the exterior, invigorates Qi, unblocks the channels and collaterals.
• Aversion to cold
• Nervous headache
Other Name: Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao Wan
Ingredients (Pin Yin): Bo he, Chuan xiong, Jing jie, Qiang huo, Bai zhi, Gan cao, Fang feng, Gui zhi
Ingredients: Mentha haplocalyx herb, Ligusticum chuanxiong rhizome, Schizonepeta tenuifolia herb, Notopterygium incisium root & rhizome, Angelica dahurica root, Glycyrrhiza uralensis root, Saposhnikovia divaricata root, Cinnamomum cassia twig
Other Ingredients: Activated carbon, Botanical wax, Talcum
TCM Functions: Dispels Wind-Cold, Releases the Exterior, Invigorates Qi and Blood, Unblocks the Channels and Collaterals
Standard Dosage: 8 pills, 3 x per day
Clinical Dosage: Administer half an hour before or one hour after eating. In acute cases, dosage may be increased to 8-12 pills every 2-4 hours, then reduced to a maintenance dose as the formula takes effect. May be used short-term for few days to a few weeks.
Contraindications (all): Contraindicated during pregnancy. Contraindicated for weak or Blood deficient patients with a dull headache that gets worse in the afternoon. Contraindicated for headaches due to Yin deficiency and Liver Yang rising. Not suitable for headaches due to deficiency patterns.