ANGELICA

COMMON NAME: Angelica

LATIN NAME: Angelica Sinensis

CHINESE NAME: Dong Quai

PLANT FAMILY:Apiaceae

MEDICINAL USES:

  • Strengthens immune system
  • Strengthens kidney function
  • Helps with blood circulation
  • Relieves tension headaches
  • Helps with painful menstrual cramps
  • Helps to alleviate inflammation
  • Helps with respiratory illnesses.
  • Helps to increase formation of red blood cells.

PLANT PARTS USED:

Herbalists use the root of the Angelica plant.

ORIGINS:

Angelica Sinensis is native to central & southern China

PRECAUTIONS:

  • Do not take Angelica Sinensis: if you have a bleeding disorder.
  • Do not take if you are taking anti-coagulants
  • Do not take if you are pregnant or nursing.

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