Jiang Huang

Jiang Huang written in Chinese

Pinyin Name: Jiang Huang

English Name: Rhizoma Curcumae Longae

Other Names: Turmeric, Bao Ding Xiang

Tastes: Acrid, Bitter

Origin: China, India, Southeast Asia

Health Conditions Treated with Jiang Huang: Arthritis, Back Pain, Frozen Shoulder

Benefits of Jiang Huang:

Jiang Huang is native to India. It is harvested in winter when stem and leaf withered. It has anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antibacterial, antiviral and antiparasitic properties. It can treat many conditions including arthritis, lower back pain, shoulder pain, bruises and swelling.

Side Effects: Jiang Huang is generally safe with little to no side effects.

Common TCM Herbal Formulas with Jiang Huang:

Jiang Huang San, Tui Qi San, Wu Bi Tang, Ru Yi Jin Huang San.

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