RUN CHANG WAN 润肠丸 - Moisten the Intestines Pill
aka Rhubarb Pill for Lubricating the Intestines
Origin of RUN CHANG WAN:
from Master Shen's Book
RUN CHANG WAN Uses:
- Moistens the Intestines
- Promotes Bowel Movement
- Vitalizes Blood
- Constipation from Deficient Fluids
- Constipation due to Yin Deficiency
- Constipation due to Blood Deficiency
- Constipation due to Heat Scorching Body Fluids
RUN CHANG WAN Ingredients:
Pin Yin Name
|Rhubarb Rhizome||Da Huang||10-15g||15|
|Rx. Rehmannia Rx||Sheng Di Huang||10-15g||15|
|Angelica Sinensis Rx||Dang Gui||10|
|Rz. seu Rx. Notopterygii||Qiang Huo||10-15g||10
|* (Citri Immaturus Fr.)||(Zhi Shi)|
|Sm. Persicae||Tao Ren||10-30g||30|
|Sm. Cannabis||Huo Ma Ren||30-37.5g||20
|* (Ophiopogonis Tuber)||(Mai Men Dong)|
* Replaces Qiang Huo and Huo Ma Ren in Dr. Shen's Rhubarb Rx version
RUN CHANG WAN Safety and Side Effects
Contraindicated During Pregnancy
Traditional Chinese Medicine is powerful and reliable, but it can be complex. As TCM is not based on symptoms alone, self-diagnosis and self-treatment aren't recommended. Best to start an online-herbal-consultation.
RUN CHANG WAN Dosage and Administration
Rhubarb Rx Tablets: Take 2-4 tablets, 1-3 times a day.
Granules: 2-4 grams, taken 2-3 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 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.
*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.