Botanical Name: Astragalus membranaceus
Common Names: Dang-kuei or dang-qui, dong quai in China.
Common Names: Enhancer, restorative, stimulator, and modulator. Anti-viral and anti-bacterial.
Common Uses: Useful for
colds and influenza, persistent infection, fever, night sweats, multiple
allergies, shortness of breath, chronic fatigue, fatigue or lack of
appetite associated with chemotherapy, anemia, wounds, stomach ulcers,
uterine bleeding and prolapsed uterus.It is also used to treat general
digestive disturbances, including diarrhea, gas, and bloating.
Qualities & Properties: Immune tonic, diuretic, lowers blood pressure, Qi tonic