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Organic Huang Qi- Astragalus root

Organic Huang Qi- Astragalus root

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This herb is well known for it's adaptogenic properties, helping to balance the immune system (Wei qi), boost energy and has anti again and anti-inflammatory benefits. 

It's used for seasonal allergies, common cold, fatigue and low energy, low libido and immune system.

Huan qi nourishes the spleen qi, helping to produce blood which can help to support hair health, it's rising in nature and brings both qi and blood upward to hair follicles. This function also makes it very useful for lactation. 

Herb group: Tonify Qi

Organs: Lung & Spleen

Taste: Sweet

Temperature: Slightly warm

Function: Tonify qi and blood, boosts protective qi (immune system), reduces edema

Instructions: Simmer 4-5 pieces in 3 cups of water until it boils down to one cup, drain and enjoy. It can be used for multiple boils or for a less strong but more convenient ritual you can simply add a few pieces to boiling water in your mug. You can add honey or it can be mixed with other teas for flavour and therapeutic properties. Consult with a TCM herbalist for best results.

Avoid this herb if you are susceptible to chronic headaches or high blood pressure. If you have an autoimmune disease or are taking immunosuppressive drugs, pregnant or breastfeeding

all herbs are organic and tested for pesticides

  • * our herbs come from a distributor who has the most rigorous pesticide testing program in the industry.

30 gram sachet