Zhi Gan Cao Tang 炙甘草湯 - Honey-Fried Licorice Formula

$ 49.00
Choose Zhi Gan Cao Tang Granules or Whole Herbs

Shen Clinic TCM Advice

Origin of Zhi Gan Cao Tang 

Discussion of Cold Induced Disorders (SHANG HAN LUN)


Zhi Gan Cao Tang's TCM Functions

  • Builds Qi
  • Nourishes the Blood
  • Tonifies the Yin
  • Restores the Pulse
  • Lubricates the Intestines

Zhi Gan Cao Tang Ingredients

Honey Baked Licorice root Zhi Gan Cao
Codonopsis root * Dang Shen *
Cinnamon twig Gui Zhi 
Raw Foxglove root Sheng Di Huang
Ophiopogon tuber Mai Men Dong 
Ass Hide Glue E Jiao 
Cannabis seed Huo Ma Ren
Fresh Ginger root Sheng Jiang
Sour Date fruit Da Zao 

* To substitute ginseng for codonopsis, or to make any formula adjustments, email sales@shenclinic.com

Zhi Gan Cao Tang Safety

Must be modified for Yin deficient people, or for those with diarrhea.

Pregnant or nursing women should consult their health care provider before taking any supplement.


Zhi Gan Cao Tang Dosage and Administration

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 1-2 quarts (or liters) of water or 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. 



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