The herb is sweet in flavour, neutral in nature, and acts
on the lung and spleen channels. Being sweet, neutral,
noist, not dry, not greasy and mild in potency, it can not
only invigorate spleen-qi but also nourish blood and
promote the production of the body fluid. with its effects
similar to but weaker than those of ginseng, dangshen can
be used to replace ginseng but the dosage of dangshen
should be doubled as much as that of ginseng wherever
ginseng is used except for emergency treatment of
collapse. Therefore, dangshen is often used to treat
deficiency of spleen-qi and lung-qi and deficiency of body
fluid and blood.
the spleen, tonifying the lung, nourishing blood and
promoting the production of the body fluid.
1. For deficiency
of lung-qi, lingering cough and asthma of deficiency type,
deficiency of the lung and kidney, failure of the kidney
in holding air, short breath and asthma, dangshen is often
used in combination with astragalus root, schisandra
fruit, gecko, walnut kernel and other remedies for
tonifying the lung and kidney and improving breath to
2. For deficiency
of the spleen and stomach, anorexia, loose stool,
emeciation and lassitude, or sinking of Qi in middle-jiao,
lingering diarrhea and proctoptosis, dangshen isoften used
in combination with white atractylodes rhizome, astragalus
root, bupleurum root, cimicifuga rhizome and other herbs
for invigorating Qi and Yang.
3. For injury of
Qi and Yin by heat, perspiration, lassitude, vexation and
thirst, dangshen can be used in combination with
ophiopogon root, schisandra fruit, reed rhizome and other
herbs for nourishing Yin and promoting the generation of
the body fluid.
4. For paleness
due to deficiency of blood, or deficiency of Qi and blood,
dangshen is often used in combination with Chinese
angelica root, prepared rehmannia root, longan aril and
other herbs for invigorating Qi and blood.
Administration: 10-15g. Up
to 30g for being used to replace ginseng.
convenience of customers, we offer the
Codonopsis Root (dang
the quick-dissolving granule made through modern
sachet is equivalent to raw herb 10 grams.
The dosage is for
adults, one sachet each time, twice a day. Please
put the granule into a cup, then put 50-100ml
boiling water into the cup and stir it with spoon.
You will get some tea, drink it when it is luke-warm.
For children, the dosage should be reduced according
to the weight.
Air ship 50 sachets of
Codonopsis Root (dang
in the form of quick-dissolving granule for your
personal use now at $118.00.
If you would like to
order this raw herb, please go to
the order form.