Fleeceflower Root Fo-Ti root Benefits.
- Botanical Information of Fo-Ti,or Radix Polygoni MuItiflori.
- Botanical Description of Polygonum multiflorum.
- Constituents and Phytochemicals of Fo-Ti.
- Historical Uses and Application of Fleeceflower Root.
- Fleeceflower Root:Common Uses,Actions and Properties.
- Legend of Fo-Ti or Ho-Shou-Wu.
- Fo-Ti:substitutes and Alternatives,And Potential Mistakes in Identity.
Applications and Properties:
Fo-ti protein-sugar complexes or fo-ti lectins.
Bodybuilding.Blood sugar levels.Cholesterol levels.
Cleansing and Detoxification.
Constipation due to deficiency of the blood and dryness of the bowels.
Weakness.Energy booster and nutritional support.
Fatty acid synthase inhibitor/Weight Loss. detoxification, eliminating carbuncles, relaxing bowel. tonify blood and nourish Yin, preventing attack (or recurrence) of malaria, dispel the wind(relieve rheumatic pains,colds).
Estrogen-Like Effects.Fertility boost.Laxative effect.
Longevity and rejuvenating tonic:Adaptogen and Anti-Aging.Premature aging.
Liver and kidney remedy.Malaria.
Scrofula, pyogenic infection and ulcer of skin.Vitality and virility.
Delaying the aging process.Enhancing immunity.
Enhancing adrenocortical function.
Cardiovascular system.Lowering blood fat and cholesterol.
Protecting the liver.Antibacterial effect.
The herb taste bitterness,sweet,puckery,and nature warm.Enter into the liver,heart,kidney meridians.
Indicated for scrofula(struma,crewels),carbuncles and sores,nettle rash(rubella) itching,intestinal dryness with constipation,hyperlipemia(hyperlipoidemia),faint and dizzy due to blood deficiency,cardiopalmus(palpitation),insomnia,soreness and weakness of waist and knees due to kidney and liver deficiency,premature graying hair,tinnitus(ringing in the ears),spermatorrhea(gonobolia,nocturnal emission),deficiency of long malaria,haemorrhoids(piles).
Suggested dosage:internal as decoction 10~20grams,decoct boil to paste,infusing in wine,or into pellets or powder.External use proper amount,decoction wash,grained powder coating on affected area.Attention should be paid cases clear thin stool diarrhea and cases with damp-phlegm should Not use the herb.
Safety and Toxicity:
Acute Toxicity.LD50:50g/kg (mice/oral-feeding/alcohol-based raw herb percolate);2.7g/kg (mice/abdominal injection/alcohol-based raw herb percolate);processed, the herb has a much lower toxicity.
Will It Harm You?What the Studies Say:There are scattered reports of allergic reactions,gastrointestinal upset,skin rashes,and numbness of the extremities in reaction to fo-ti,but overall the herb appears to be relatively safe for healthy adults as long as they are not pregnant.To avoid dependence and other complications,do not take any laxative too frequently or in large amounts.
- 1.Fleeceflower Root Fo-Ti root Benefits.
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