Du Huo Ji Sheng Pian (JointsJoy™)

999.00

Du Huo Ji Sheng Pian (Du Huo Ji Sheng Wan, Du Huo Ji Sheng Tang, JointsJoy™, 独活寄生片) is an ancient Chinese medicine that nourishes the Blood, soothes the sinews, and expels Wind and Dampness. Today the herbal supplement is often used to support joint and back health.

Description

What does it do

In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), wind, cold, and dampness are invasive to the body if one lives or works for a long time in such an environment. They obstruct the flow of Qi (vital energy) and blood, and slowly weaken the function of the liver and kidney, which are fundamental to the generation of Qi, Blood, and Yin and Yang. When this occurs, the joints may become stiff, discomfortable, and numb. The skin around the joint may become red. The range of mobility may become more restricted too. These joint discomforts typically become worse in a cold, wet, and wind weather.

Du Huo Ji Sheng Wan acts to expel wind and remove dampness, remove obstruction in Qi and blood circulation. At the same time, it addresses the fundamentals by nourishing the blood and invigorating Qi, according to China Pharmacopoeia.

Does research support JointsJoy?

Studies have been conducted to understand how Du Huo Ji Sheng Tang might work. Du Huo Ji Sheng Tang is shown to promote a healthy inflammation response and increase the blood circulation.

In clinical studies, Du Huo Ji Sheng Wan was shown to provide significant beneficial effects on joint health and back health.

REFERENCES

  1. Pharmaceutical Standards of PRC Ministry of Public Health Vol.8.
  2. Chen Q. Renowned Patent Traditional Chinese Medicines: Pharmacology and Clinical Applications (1998).

How to use

Ingredients & Dosage

Pubescent angelica root (Angelica pubescens) (Du Huo)
Loranthus twig and leaf (Loranthus parasiticus) (Sang Ji Sheng)
Eucommia bark (Eucommia ulmoides) (Du Zhong)
Achyranthes root (Achyranthes bidentata) (Niu Xi)
Large leaf gentian root (Gentiana macrophylla) (Qin Jiao)
Poria sclerotium (Poria cocos) (Fu Ling)
Cassia bark (Cinnamomum cassia) (Rou Gui)
Siler root (Saposhnikovia divaricata) (Fang Feng)
Codonopsis root (Codonopsis pilosula) (Dang Shen)
Sichuan lovage rhizome (Ligusticum chuanxiong) (Chuan Xiong)
Dong quai root (Angelica sinensis) (Dang Gui)
Chinese peony root (Paeonia lactiflora) (Bai Shao)
Rehmannia root cured (Rehmannia glutinosa) (Shu Di Huang)
Chinese licorice root (Glycyrrhiza uralensis) (Gan Cao)

The standard dosage for JointsJoy™ is 3 tablets or pills each time, taken 2 to 3 times daily with or before meals. One bottle lasts users about 1 week.

The dose may be doubled for a quicker and stronger response as needed. Consult your practitioner for precise dosage recommendations based on body weight and other factors.

JointsJoy™ is a mild tonic and therefore it usually takes time before its effects become apparent.

Dosage

Take 2 to 3 g granules (2 tea spoons) each time and 2 to 3 times daily, or as instructed by an herbal practioner.

The granules may be dissolved in hot water to serve as tea or mixed into yogurt.

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