Dang Gui

Dang Gui written in Chinese

Pinyin Name: Dang Gui

English Name: Radix Angelicae Sinensis

Other Names: Dong Gwai, Chinese Angelica

Tastes: Acrid, Bitter, Sweet

Origin: Gansu, Sichuan, Shaanxi and Hubei provinces in China

Health Conditions Treated with Dang Gui: Depression, Diabetes, Eczema, Fatigue, Glaucoma, Hemorrhoids, Insomnia, Migraine, Osteoporosis, Thyroid Disorders

Benefits of Dang Gui:

Dang Gui is endemic to China. It must be plucked in late autumn. It is often used to treat depression, diabetes, eczema, fatigue, glaucoma, hemorrhoids, insomnia, migraine, osteoporosis, thyroid disorders.

Side Effects: Side effects can occur in some people after taking Dang Gui. It may include difficult breathing, severe burning, redness, pain, swelling.

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