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Dong Quai – 2014-09-21 Update #

The Chinese herb Dong Quai (Angelica sinensis) is a very good woman’s tonic. A good herbal blend for menstrual cramps, PMS symptoms, or delayed menstruation is made by mixing powdered herbs. This blend is suitable for all three doshas.

5 parts dong quai (Angelica sinensis)
2 parts musta (Cyperus rotundus)
1 part each: turmeric, cinnamon, and nutmeg

At the onset of symptoms, 1 tsp can be washed down with warm water 1 – 3 times per day.

These herbs can be found at Banyan Botanicals or Starwest Botanicals.

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Author: somamatha

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