Rhubarb & Licorice Combination by Sun Ten also known as Da Huang Gan Cao Tang purges and disperses accumulation.
Da Huang Gan Cao Tang translates as Rhubarb and Licorice Decoction is a classical formula recorded almost 2000 years by the revered physician Zhang Zhongjing, known as the Chinese Hippocrates. In ancient times, this formula was used to treat vomiting after eating and constipation.
• Constipation: Habitual
• Vomiting: After Eating
• Fullness and Distention after Vomiting
• Constipation Accompanied by Vomiting:
• Vomiting After Eating, Fullness and Distention Even After Vomiting
• Constipation Accompanied by Vomiting Frequently: Caused by Excessive Eating and Drinking or Eating Oily, Cold, and/or Raw Food
• Tonifies the Spleen
• Augments Qi
• Clears Heat
• Relieves Fire Toxicity
Da Huang: rhubarb root acts as a strong laxative to relieve constipation and stops bleeding
Gan Cao: licorice root boosts energy, relieves spasms, and balances the formula
Ingredients: Chinese rhubarb root (da huang), Chinese licorice root (gan cao).
Dissolve 1 to 2 grams in a cup of hot water to make a tea 2 to 3 times daily.