Health

DONG QUAI

Uses?

Menopausal symptoms

Premenstrual tension

Tonic for the liver

Menstrual cramps

Hot flashes

Who?

Almost everyone

Who can’t?

People on any type of medication. Check with doctor

Pregnant or breast feeding

How long?

Up to 8 weeks appears to be safe for most people

Side effect?

Skin becomes extra sensitive

Greater risk for sunburn

Skin cancer

 

Dong quai
Different Dong Quai forms and brands

Available forms?

Capsules, tablets, tinctures and teas

Dose?

Follow health professional advice or directions on the package

Part used?

Root

Comes from?

Cool mountain woods of southern and western China

Other names?

Angelica Sinensis

Chinese angelica

Dong quai

Tang kuei

 

 

 

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