Eucommia Bark ( 杜仲 ) ...Chinese Herb...
of Plant Used
Sweet, slightly acrid
This herb is used in formulas to treat slow healing of tissues after injury,
threatened miscarriage, weak agitation of fetus, fatigue, weak, sore, or
painful lower back and legs, and leakage of urine and sperm (TCM: weakness
in Liver and Kidneys); also used in most high blood-pressure formulas.
Usages and Functions
Tonifies Liver and Kidneys and strengthens the sinews and bones; aids in
the smooth flow of Qi and Blood; pacifies the fetus and calms the Womb. Eucommia
bark increases circulation to the tissues to speed regeneration and healing.
Formulas Used In
Tian Qi and Eucommia; Tu-Huo and Loranthus.
Do not use this herb where there is a Yin deficiency pattern with heat signs.
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