Rehmannia Root Slices

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  • Rehmannia glutinosa
  • Origin: China
Rehmannia Root Slices

SKU
r_r4

Common Name

Standardized: rehmannia
Other: shu di huang

Botanical Name

Rehmannia glutinosa Libosch. ex Fisch. & Mey.
Plant Family: Scrophulariaceae

Overview

Rehmannia is very popular in Chinese medicine, where it is considered to be a longevity tonic, and one of the 50 fundamental herbs. The species name glutinosa comes from glutinous, referring to the sticky nature of the root. The Rehmannia root offered by Mountain Rose Herbs is steamed.

Parts Used

Dried root.

Typical Preparations

The root may be prepared as a decoction. In order to prevent feelings of heaviness or indigestion, prepare with Cardamom or Ginger.

Precautions

No known precautions.
We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.

This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For educational purposes only.