Dong Quai

Scientific Name

Angelica Sinensis


Overview

Don quai contains compounds that regulate female hormones, lowers blood pressure, increases blood flow, and relieves pain.  It can treat premenstrual symptoms, menopausal symptoms, arthritis, migraines, anemia and abdominal pain.  Dong quai should not be used when pregnant or with excessive menstrual flow.


Function


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Recommended Intake


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Sources in the Diet


Challenges Presented


Watson Products


Sources

  1. [0] – The New Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, Supplements, and Herbs