Ge Gen Tang
- Gastrointestinal Support: Gastrointestinal
Sun Ten Ge Gen Tang 100 capsules
What Ge Gen Tang is Best For
Ge Gen Tang is recommended for people with common cold, flu, congestion, and diarrhea.
Ge Gen Tang may be used for the following:
- Chills with or without fever
- Common cold
- Neck tension
- Stiffness in the neck and back
- Whole body achiness
- Relieve exterior symptoms and muscle aches
- Harmonize nutritive and protective qi
Ge Gen Tang History
Ge Gen Tang translates as Kudzu Decoction is an effective harmonizing formula described in the Shang Hun Lun (Treatise on Cold Damage) almost 2000 years ago by Zhang Zhongjing, known as the Chinese Hippocrates. The formula is named after the formula’s primary herbal ingredient, Ge Gen, which relieves common cold symptoms and the resultant upper back stiffness.
Ge Gen Tang Ingredient Functions
Ge Gen: a root herb that relieves common cold symptoms and eases achy muscles
Ma Huang: a stem that relieves asthma and common cold symptoms
Gui Zhi: a twig that improves blood circulation and supports proper flow of blood and fluids
Bai Shao: peony root regulates the menstrual cycle and relieves painful spasms
Gan Cao: licorice root helps boost energy, relieves spasms, and balances the formula
Sheng Jiang: fresh ginger eases morning sickness and regulates stomach
Da Zao: jujube boosts energy, regulates emotions, and harmonizes the formula
Ge Gen Tang Serving Size
2-4 capsules, two to three times a day
Ge Gen Tang Ingredients
Concentrated powders of natural herbal products tend to absorb moisture from the air. Hence, it is necessary for the manufacturer to add a suitable amount of excipient to stabilize the concentrated herbal products. Lactose and non-GMO starch are used as excipients.
Pueraria(Radix Puerariae), Peony(Radix Paeoniae alba), Cinnamon Twigs(Ramulus Cinnamomi), (Herba Ephedrae), Fresh Ginger(Rhizoma Zingiberis recens), Jujube(Fructus Jujubae), Baked Licorice(Radix Glycyrrhizae preparata)
Read Ge Gen Tang 100 capsules Reviews
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