Other Name: Drive Out Blood Stasis Below the Diaphragm Pills, Ge Xia Zhu Yu Tang
Ingredients (Pin Yin): Dang gui, Tao ren, Hong hua, Wu yao, Chuan xiong, Mu dan pi, Chi shao, Xiang fu, Zhi ke, Ru xiang, Mo yao, Yan hu suo, Gan cao
Ingredients: Angelica sinensis root, Prunus persica seed, Carthamus tinctorius flower, Lindera aggregata root, Ligusticum chuanxiong rhizome, Paeonia suffruticosa root-bark, Paeonia lactiflora root, Cyperus rotundus rhizome, Citrus aurantium fruit-ripe, Boswellia carterii resin, Commiphora myrrha resin, Corydalis yanhusuo rhizome, Glycyrrhiza uralensis root
Other Ingredients: Activated carbon, Botanical wax, Talcum
TCM Functions: Invigorates the Blood, Dispels Blood Stasis, Moves Liver Qi
Standard Dosage: 8 pills, 3 x per day
Clinical Dosage: Administer half an hour before or one hour after eating. In the initial phases, dosage may be increased to 8-12 pills 3 times per day, then reduced to a maintenance dose as the formula takes effect. May be used medium to long-term, for several weeks to several months. Monitor for signs of Qi and Blood deficiency, particularly an increased tendency to bruise or bleed.Contraindications (all):
Contraindicated during pregnancy. Contraindicated for very weak or deficient patients. Use with caution during heavy menstrual bleeding. Use with caution in patients on anti-coagulant therapy. Contraindicated with hemorrhagic disorders.