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Chinese Herbal Medicine


Chinese Herbal Formulas

Chinese herbal formulas are a committee of herbs that work together.  Chinese Herbal Formulas are tablets or tinctures, which makes them easy to take them.  You can also grind up the tablets and mix them in applesauce, yogurt, juice, or in hot water to make a tea.

Call 860.536.3880 or order online.

We carry many lines of herbal formulas.  Come in for an herbal consultation with Dr. Marco to receive consultations specific for you.  We can special order any of these formulas.  Listed here are Seven Forests Herbal Formulas.  Herbal Formulas listed here with ** are formulas that we keep in stock.  The Herbal Formulas that do not have ** can b special ordered or we may carry an equivalent formula by Golden Flower, Kan, or another high quality Chinese herbal formula company.


Acanthopanax 10:  Pain & swelling due to chronic tendon weakness, arthralgia, sciatica, gout and strains

**  Achyranthes Tablets:  Weakness, numbness, and/or spasm in legs; peripheral neuropathy, restless leg, sciatica, impaired mobility with age

**  Acorus Tablets:  Attention deficit disorder, epilepsy, insomnia, anxiety attacks, night urination, neuromotor disorders

Albizzia 9:  Depression, agitation, hypertension

Alisma 16:  Eczema, diarrhea, leukorrhea, excessive sputum, urination disorders, Meniere's syndrome

Anemarrhena Tablets:  Chronic rhinitis or sore throat, menopausal hot flashes, skin disorders with dryness and inflammation, facial flushing, feverish feeling, excessive perspiration

Angelica 14:  Headache and other upper body pains, sinus congestion, arthralgia

Antler 8:  Blood deficiency, deficient immune functions, impotence, knee arthralgia

**  Ardisia 16:  Nervousness, stress, drug and cigarette withdrawal syndrome, insomnia

Arisaema 10:  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, lymphedema, obese constitution, dizziness, weak digestive functions

Bamboo 11:  Dull expressions, unclear thinking, depression, poor memory, abnormal behavior, involuntary crying or laughing, dizziness, heavy sensation of the head

**  Belamcanda 15:  bronchitis, cough due to lung cancer, sore throat

Bidens 6:  Infections, including viral and bacterial diseases:  sinusitis, common cold, influenza, diarrhea, hepatitis, herpes, diverticulitis

Blue Earth Dragon:  Watery sinus congestion, common cold, influenza with fully developed symptoms, cough

Bupleurem 12:  Hypersensitivity, digestive disturbance, aching in the muscles, persistent low-grade infection, stress, anxiety, and neurosis

Bupleurem-Gardenia Tablets:  Viral hepatic, vaginal infection, skin eruptions, otitis media

Bupleurem-S:  Stomach pain, abdominal bloating, diarrhea, irritable bowel

Carthamus:  Dysmenorrhea, infertility, irregular menstruation, cold hands and feet

Celosia 10:   Retinal disorders, such as retinitis and macular degeneration

Chiang-Huo 13:  Arthritis, muscular pain, sciatica, lumbago

Chien-Li Tablets:  Cataracts, nebulae, blurred vision, excessive tearing, ocular swelling, photosensitivity, eye infections

Chih-Ko and Curcuma:  Tumors, abscesses, solid cysts

Chrysanthemum 9:  Headache (wind-heat type), hypertension, eye disorders (e.g., tearing, glaucoma), post-stroke syndrome, common cold, influenza

Cinnamon and Rehmannia:  Ovarian cysts, lipomas

Cinnamon 14:  Arthralgia, Bell's Palsy, common cold, sinusitis, headache, chills after prolonged exposure to cold, Raynaud's syndrome

Clerodendron 6:  arthralgia with hot or swollen joints, skin eruptions, eczema, hypertension

**  Cnidium 9:  headaches, especially migraines, TMJ

**  Coix Tablets:  acne, herpes zoster, intestinal infections with diarrhea

Composition-A:  Immune deficiency, as occurs with HIV infection, during cancer therapy, and with idiopathic leukopenia or other blood cell deficiency

Compound GL:  Chronic fatigue syndrome, persistent low grade infections (e.g., sore throat, skin eruptions, vaginal infections), digestive distress related to anxiety

Coptis/Evodia Tablets:  Acid reflux, gastric ulcer, intestinal infection

Cord Tablets:  Spinal cord disorders, such as ALS, multiple sclerosis, traumatic paraplegia; vertebral damage, bone marrow disorders

Corydalis 5:  pain, spasm, especially of the abdomen

Cuscuta 15:  Urinary frequency or incontinence, diabetes, deteriorating health, dry skin, premature aging

Cyperus 18:  Depression, anxiety, insomnia, alcoholism, persisting bronchitis

Diagnostic Tablets:  Abdominal bloating, lumps and swelling, fatigue, aching, constipation, hypothyroidism, anxiety

Drynaria 12:  Osteoarthritis, back pain with chill sensation, recovery from injury to lower back or limbs, sciatica, osteoporosis, femur head necrosis

Eclipta Tablets:  Hepatitis, gallbladder inflammation

Eleuthero 10+:  Disorders associated with aging, such as poor memory, weakness of limbs, reduced sensory functions, sluggish intestinal peristalsis, fatigue

Epimedium 8:  Seasonal allergies, low hormone levels, cold sensation, or cold lower body and warm upper body

Eucommia 18:  Yang deficiency syndromes, including low back ache, weakness of legs, chilly sensation, low sex drive, impaired immune functions, osteoporosis

Eupolyphaga Tablets:  Abdominal pain, masses, severe blood stasis, fatigue associated with qi and blood stagnation, emaciation and loss of appetite

**  Forsythia 18:  infections of the skin, eyes, ears, nose, and throat, lymph node swelling, rashes due to allergens, we call Forsythia "an herbal antibiotic"

Fu-Shen 16:  Mental agitation, insomnia, spasms/convulsions, oral ulceration, post-stroke syndrome, dizziness, vertigo

Gallus-Malt Tablets:  Poor appetite, weak digestion, nausea, diarrhea

Ganoderma 18:  Weakness following childbirth, surgery, injury or severe illness, general tonic therapy

**  Gardenia 7:  laryngitis, pharyngitis, tonsillitis, hoarseness, difficulty swallowing or speaking, esophageal damage due to acid reflux or secondary to radiation therapy.

Gastrodia 9:  Spasms and pain, including trigeminal neuralgia, severe headaches, and Bell's Palsy

Gecko-A:  Fatigue after working, frequent lung ailments (including asthma attacks), impotence, back pain

Ginseng 6:  Fatigue and thirst after illness, asthmatic breathing or shallow breathing, frequent occurrence of illness

Ginseng 18:  Indigestion, diarrhea, bloating, poor nutritional status

Haliotis 10:  Menopausal syndrome, chronic fatigue syndrome

**  Ilex 15:  influenza, common cold, skin eruptions, sore throat

Isatis 6:  Viral infections, sore throat, toxic swellings

Jade Screen Tablets:  prolonged acute ailments (bronchitis after influenza), prevention of acute ailments, inhalant allergies, asthma

Kochia 13:  Psoriasis, eczema, purpura, skin eruptions

Lapis 16:  preventing or treating acute ailments (common cold, influenza, ear infections, skin rashes), epilepsy, digestive disorders

Lily 14:  bronchitis with sticky phlegm, dry or sore throat, pharyngitis, laryngitis

Lindera 15:  Abdominal pain, abdominal masses, amenorrhea or other menstrual disorders due to stagnation, post-partum disorders

Liquidambar 15:  Back pain, disc problems (inflammation, extrusion), bone hyperplasia, arthralgia affecting hips and/or spine, sciatica

Lonicera 13:  Eczema, contact dermatitis, urinary tract infection, herpes zoster (mid-stage)

Lotus 9:  Weak digestion, diarrhea, low body weight, agitation, insomnia, frequent urination

Lotus Leaf Tablets:  Fatty liver disease, hyperlipidemia, bloating, constipation, puffiness, obese constitution

Lower Palace Tablets:  Blood stasis in the abdomen, including menstrual pain, abdominal lumps, hernia, and injuries

**  Lysimachia 3: stones of gallbladder or kidney, digestive disorders with fullness

Millettia 9:  Blood deficiency due to bone marrow suppression, aching and numbness, fatigue, persisting pain due to injuries

Morus Fruit Tablets:  Tinnitus, loss of hearing, reduced visual field, facial tic, chronic headaches

**  Myrrh Tablets:  pain or swelling with blood stasis, chronic inflammation, abscesses

Nuphar 14:  Blood heat disorders, including premenstrual syndrome, perimenopausal syndrome, hepatitis, uterine bleeding, leukorrhea, acne, anxiety

Omphalia 11:  Intestinal parasites (mainly worms, possibly amoebas)

**  Patrinia 7:  Infections, especially bacterial infections

**  Peony 9:  Irritable bowel syndrome, indigestion

Perilla Seed Tablets:  Asthma, chronic coughing

Picrorrhiza 11:  Intestinal infections, diverticulitis, colitis, menopausal hot flashes

**  Pinellia 16:  Asthma, bronchitis, excess phlegm, chronic coughing

Plantago Seed Tablets:  Lower body inflammation and infection, including: athlete's foot, skin eruptions or ulcerations on the legs, prostatitis, leukorrhea, hemorrhoids

**  Platycodon:  Sinus congestion, ear infection, headache, skin eruptions

**  Pueraria 10:  Muscular pain, especially in the upper body, frozen shoulder, rotator cuff tenderness

**  Pyrrosia 14: UTI, gravel in kidney, bladder, and urethra, inflammation of prostate, painful or obstructed urination, interstitial cystitis

**  Reconciling Tablets:  Active phase of autoimmune disorders, such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and multiple sclerosis

**  Recovery Pills: post-surgical recovery, recovery from childbirth or injury chronic fatigue, stiffness of legs, paralysis

Red Peony Tablets:  Herpes zoster and other painful skin eruptions, liver tumors

Remission Pills:  Maintenance therapy for persons with disorders that go into remission; prevention of stress-related flare-ups or symptoms, perimenopausal symptoms

Restorative Tablets:  Menopausal syndrome, diseases associated with deficiency of liver and kidney

**  Rhodiola 8: chronic lung inflammation, coughing, shortness of breath, cardiovascular disease

**  Rhubarb:  constipation

Salvia/Amber Tablets:  Anxiety or panic attacks, insomnia and nervousness

Salvia Shou Wu:  Poor blood circulation, including atherosclerosis, platelet sticking, chronic inflammatory diseases

Salvia/Ligustrum Tablets:  Hepatitis B or hepatitis C, liver fibrosis

**  San Qi 17:  blood stasis due to injury, surgery, or other traumatic damage to the tissues

**  Sappan 12:  Pain in multiple sites, as with fibromyalgia, polyneuritis, polyarthritis, reflex sympathetic dystrophy

Scrophularia 12:  Lymph node swellings, swellings under the skin, bronchitis with thick phlegm, sore throat, skin eruptions

Shen-Chu 16: Indigestion, tiredness after eating, phlegm congestion, abdominal bloating, nausea

Shou Wu Tablets:  Blood deficiency, yin deficiency, premature gray hair or loss of hair, back ache, tinnitus, dry skin

Siler Tablets:  Edema in the limbs, swollen knees, numbness in the lower body, arthralgia

Spiro-X:  Kill the bacteria from the ticks of Lyme Disease, dissolve the biofilm that the bacteria hide inside so that they can be killed

Sparganium 12:  Uterine fibroids, cervical dysplasia, prostate swelling, liver tumors

Stabilizing Tablets:  Unsteady gait, Parkinson's disease, post-stroke syndrome, progressive form of multiple sclerosis

**  Stemona Tablets:  lung, intestine, or skin infections, vaginal infections, inflammation of the skin of legs

Tang-Kuei Tablets:  Anemia, menstrual irregularity, abdominal aching, female infertility, chilliness, muscle spasms

Tortoise Shell Tablets:  Night sweating, feverish feeling, menopausal syndrome, weakness due to feverish disorder, muscular debility, chronic cough

Tremella 14:  Hepatitis, pneumonia, bronchitis, tuberculosis, diabetes, nephritis, thirst, dryness, chronic feverish condition, immune deficiency

Trichosanthes Fruit Tablets: colored mucus, thick sputum, chest congestion

Turtle Shell Tablets:  Endometriosis, interstitial cystitis, prostate swelling

Uncaria 6: Hypertension, tinnitus

**  Upper Palace:  Blood stasis above the diaphragm, including injuries, headaches,

post heart attack and post stroke syndromes, mind/brain disorders due to blood stasis

**  Women's Treasure:  Female infertility, menstrual disorders, reduced sexual drive, low energy, back pain, cervical dysplasia, cold feet

**  Zaocys Tablets: itching due to allergy, eczema, or psoriasis, arthritis with hot joints

**  Zedoaria Tablets: abdominal masses, psoriasis, cancer, abscesses, swelling, injuries

**  Zhu Dan Tablets: hypersensitivity, cholecystitis, hepatitis, rashes and itching, allergies, phlegm accumulation

Zizyphus 18:  Insomnia, emotional instability, heart palpitations, excessive sweating, dry skin, poor memory 

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