What is Long Dan Xie Gan Wan?
Long Dan Xie Gan Wan, from Lan Zhou Foci Brand, is used to support the health of the liver and biliary system, liver, mouth, inner ear, chest and urinary tract.
Lan Zhou Foci – Long Dan Xie Gan Wan contains Baikal skullcap root, which is a plant that is grown in East Asia that also is known as Huang Qin. It grows on sunny slopes in high elevations in Asia. This root has long been used as a potent Chinese herb. All of the parts of the plant traditionally were used to help with various ailments, but the Chinese have long believed that the root itself has the most potent ingredients. The root has been used in the past to support liver health as well as urinary tract health. It also is believed to help and to support the health of the immune and circulatory systems.
Chinese herbs work differently from Western drugs – they help clear the root of the problem. Often these herbs work better if taken for some time, depending on the severity and length of symptoms. Thus they help to resolve the underlying imbalance, rather than simply managing symptoms.