MAI WEI DI HUANG WAN
Ophiopogonis, Schisandra and Rehmannia Decoction
Ba Xian Chang Shou Wan,
Eight Immortal Pills for Longevity
MAI WEI DI HUANG is a version of LIU WEI DI HUANG WAN, adding Ophiopogon (MAI MEN DONG) and Schisandra (WU WEI ZI) directing the action to the lungs. Also known as: Eight Immortals pills, Ba Xian Chang Shou Wan, Eight Immortal Pills for Longevity
MAI WEI DI HUANG uses and indications for use
- Nourishes Lung and Kidney YIN,
- Moistens Dryness
- Lung YIN due to Kidney deficiency
- Chronic dry cough
- Dry skin.
Mai Wei Di Huang Wan Side Effects and Precautions
CAUTION: Contraindicated during the early stages of cold, or during an acute infection. Use with caution in Spleen deficient patients with a tendency to loose stools.
MAI WEI DI HUANG Dosage
Granules: 2-4 grams, taken 2-3 times a day, best on an empty stomach
Teapills: 8, 3 times a day best on an empty stomach
Whole Herbs: Using a container made of ceramic, glass, or stainless steel (no aluminum, iron or copper) boil 1 packet (50 grams) of herbs in 2-3 quarts of water for until 2 cups of medicine remain. Strain herbs; save and refrigerate for a second boiling. Drink 1 cup in the AM. And 1 cup in the PM. If desired, repeat the following day, using the saved herbs from the refrigerator.
MAI WEI DI HUANG Ingredients
Pin Yin Name
|Ophiopogonis Tuber||Mai Men Dong||6-15g||20|
|Schizandra Fruit||Wu Wei Zi||1.5-9g||15|
|Cooked Rehmanniae Root||Shu Di Huang||8-30g||15|
|Fr. Corni||Shan Zhu Yu||4-20g||10|
|Rz. Dioscoreae||Shan Yao||4-15g||10|
|Poria Mushrooms||Fu Ling||3-15g||10|
|Moutan Bark||Mu Dan Pi||3-15g||10|
|Water Plantain Seed||Ze Xie||3-15g||10|
*These statements have not been evaluated by the US Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.