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CF37 - Nourish Root Yin

Original Name: Liu Wei Di Huang Wan / 六味地黄丸

Action:
Nourishes Yin and kidney

Indication:
Kidney Yin deficiency
Fire due to kidney Yin deficiency

Key Symptoms and Signs for Use:
Feeling hot in the chest, palms and soles
Night sweating
Tinnitus, loss of hearing, dizziness
Sore and lassitude of back and legs
Dry mouth and throat, or dry vagina, and dry skin
Dry and irritated eyes
Constipation from dry stools
Tongue: Red, lack of coating or no coating
Pulse: Thready rapid

Clinical Application for Reference:
Aging
Tinnitus
Hyperthyroidism
Hypertension
Diabetes
Pulmonary tuberculosis
Chronic disorders of kidney
Chronic optic problems
Constipation
Growth and pubertal delay

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Cautions and contra-indications:
Not suitable in those with loose stools
since it moisturises the bowel
Dosage Form:
Tablets
Dosage and Administration:
Taken orally, 4 tablets, twice daily
Package:
Containers of 120 tablets

Nourish Root Yin
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