Gan Mai Da Zao Tang (Licorice and Jujube Decoction) – For Both Men and Women
Function of the Formula:
Nourishes the heat, calms the shen, harmonizes the middle jiao (heart blood deficiency, heart blood stagnation, liver qi stagnation, restless organ syndrome)
Symptoms that are indicated for this formula:
Excessive emotions, anxiety, mood swings, depression, melancholy, inappropriate laughter, frequent yawning, restless sleep, insomnia, night sweats, uncontrollable crying, manic behavior, disorientation, loss of self-control, absent mindedness
Pulse: thin, rapid
Related Biomedical Applications (**This formula calms the shen in Chinese medicine and is not used to treat, cure, diagnose or prevent disease):
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, bi-polar disorder, insomnia, migraine headache, depression, epilepsy, PMS, hysteria, sleep walking, night terrors, uterine cramping, post-partum depression, PTSD, phobias, enuresis, menopausal syndrome
Herbs: Fu xiao mai, gan cao, da zao
$46 US dollars for 200 grams of powder (A typical daily dose is between 5 and 15 grams or 1-3 teaspoons). 200 grams is the equivalent of 400 – 500mg capsules. Formula should be taken in two equally divided doses throughout the day and is mixed with water or juice and swallowed.
For chronic conditions, herbs may need to be taken for 2 weeks up to 2-3 months to see lasting progress.
For maximum results, formula should be taken with appropriate Chinese food therapy, dietary and lifestyle changes.
Shengfoong Chinese herbs and formulas are GMP certified and is currently the only government certified large scale producer of crude Chinese herbs. Products are safe and sanitary with exceptional potency and effectiveness with quality that is guaranteed. Shengfoong is used by Chinese medical doctors and acupuncture physicians worldwide. All products are rigorously tested for pesticides and heavy metals and adhere to the highest national standards. These are pure products and contain only small added amounts of cornstarch to avoid clumping.