Tag Archive | Chrysanthemum

Recommend several kinds of essential sweet traditional Chinese medicine

Not all Chinese medicine has bitter taste and also has sweet medicine. Sweet medicine has function of health care and treatment.  Standing these sweet medicines in the home not only has effects on diet and health, but also helps cure the sick.  Thus, you might as well buy them and restore at home for possible period of want or need.

Goji berry treats dryness of eye.

Goji berry is neutral in nater with sweet taste. It can nourish kidney, moisten lung, tonify liver and improve eyesight.

If there are chronic atrophic gastritis patients in home, you can do the following method. Take appropriate amount of goji berry from Ningxia. Wash with clean water, dry by baking, crush, and then package separately. Take 20 grams per day and take two times when stomach is empty. 2 months as a course of treatment, during this period, stop taking other traditional Chinese medicine and Western medicine.

If the old has night xerostomia, you can do the following method. Take 30 grams of goji berry, wash with water and chew before going to bed. Generally 10 days later, it can be effective.

For male with infertility, you can do the following method. Take 15 grams of goji berry and wash with clear water. In the night, chew fine and then swallow, 2 months as a course of treatment, during take medicine, people should appropriately forbid sexual intercourse.

Codonopsis treats qi deficiency.

Codonopsis is neutral in nature with sweet taste. It has effects on invigorating spleen and replenishing qi, nourishing lung, preventing cancer, lowering blood pressure, resisting anoxia, and preventing aging and it also can enhance the immunity of the human body, improve the activity of superoxide dismutase (SOD), enhance the elimination of free radicals, regulate the gastrointestinal motility, prevent ulcer, inhibit gastric acid secretion and reduce the activity of pepsin.

Chinese yam treats spleen deficiency.

Chinese yam is neutral in nature with sweet taste. It has the role of supplementing qi, nourishing yin, invigorating spleen, lung and kidney. For children with weakness of the spleen and stomach, poor appetite and sometimes diarrhea, people let the children eat Chinese yam, which often receive unexpected results.  Chinese yam has a certain effect on the elderly with chronic cough and shortness due to weakness of the lung qi and aching lumbus and limp legs and nocturia due to deficiency of kidney. For people with physical weak after the illness and needing long-term be nursed back to health people, Chinese yam is a tonic with high quality and low price. Note: it can be used in soup and porridge.

Tangerine peel can warm stomach and remove phlegm.

Tangerine peel has fragrance and spicy and bitter taste. It can help digestion.  It contains components as volatile oil and hesperidin and vitamin B, vitamin C, and the volatile oil  have mild stimulating effect on gastrointestinal tract, which can promote the secretion of digestive juice, eliminate intestinal pneumatosis and increase appetite.

Chrysanthemum treats cold.

Chrysanthemum can dispel wind, clear heat, nourish liver and improve eyesight. It is used for anemopyretic cold, headache, dizziness, bloodshot eyes and dim-sighted eyes. It can expand arteria coronaria, increase blood flow and strengthen the resistance of blood capillary.  Chrysanthemum glycosides have effects on lowering blood pressure. It is used for anemopyretic cold, fever, dizziness, liver with heat, bloodshot eyes with tears, or deficiency of liver, kidney and yin, dim eyesight; hyperactivity of liver yang, headache, vertigo sore and ulcer and painful swelling. In modern, it also used in coronary heart disease and hypertension.



Hawthorn can strengthen spleen, stimulate appetite and relieving indigestion

Hawthorn, people with weight loss and children with indigestion like it. Hawthorn contains iron, protein, fat, carbohydrates and other nutrients. Hawthorn fruit can be used in medicine. It is tepid in property with sour sweet, which enters the spleen, stomach and liver meridians. It has the function of promoting blood circulation and removing blood stasis, strengthening stomach and stopping dysentery. It is effective for diarrhea and dysentery, lower hernia with back pain, postpartum occipital pain, lochiorrhea, children with milk and food stagnation and so on.


  1. Decoct 15 grams hawthorn slices, 10 grams of chrysanthemum, and 15 grams of cassia occidentalis with water. It can also be made of chrysanthemum and hawthorn and cassia occidentalis powder. It can relax the bowels, lower blood pressure and reduce blood lipid. It is suitable for patients with hypertension and coronary heart disease to drink.
  2. Decoct 15 grams of hawthorn and 12 grams of lotus leaf with water. It can reduce blood pressure and dilate blood vessels. It is applicable to patients with hypertension and high cholesterol to take.
  3. Abdominal pains due to postpartum blood stasis: decoct 30 grams of hawthorn with water. Take juice and remove residue. Add brown sugar and take 2 times a day.

Medical diets:

Hawthorn and coix seed porridge

Material: 30 grams of hawthorn, 30 grams of coix seed, 30 grams of glutinous rice.

Method: wash hawthorn and coix seed. Add glutinous rice to cook together. Take 1 times every day.slide_shanzha-543b99794ff1f

Functions: Hawthorn can help digestion, coix seed can eliminate dampness, and glutinous rice can nourish stomach. The three has effects on clearing away heat and dampness and nourishing stomach. It is suitable for high blood lipids and fatty liver due to endoretention of damp heat.

Honey and hawthorn porridge

Materials: 50 grams of honey, 30 grams of hawthorn, 50 grams of glutinous rice.

Method: first wash glutinous rice and hawthorn and put into boiling water to cook with glutinous rice. Add honey in porridge. Take each 1 time in the morning and evening.

Functions: honey can nourish yin and moisten intestine. Hawthorn can relax bowel. Glutinous rice can strengthen spleen and tonify qi. This porridge combines the three, which can tonifying the middle energizer and tonify qi and relax bowel.  It is suitable for senile constipation due to lung deficiency and weakness of spleen and stomach.


Four classical prescription of Chinese medicine treating hypertension

  1. mulberry leaf and yellow chrysanthemum tea1402037077714

Materials: 30grams of mulberry leaf, 10 grams of yellow chrysanthemum

Method: wash the materials and put into marmite with appropriate water. Decoct with soft fire and take juice without residue. Take orally and t times a day.

Function: it can treat hypertension and dizziness.

  1. Goji berry juice1aaa30d04c4bb848

Materials: 500 grams of goji berry stem and leaf

Method: Cook stem and leaf of goji berry with appropriate water. Drink juice.

Function: goji berry can calm the liver, nourish qi and boost essence. It is the best tonic food for people with hypertension. Especially, it is suitable for the older.

  1. radix puerariae power and chrysanthemum tea76952bca8fa8253bbf09e610

Materials: 20 grams of chrysanthemum, 50 grams of radix puerariae power and appropriate of honey

Method: bake chrysanthemum and grind i

nto powder. Add it into boiling radix puerariae paste. Mix with small honey. Take once every day.

Function: it can treat hypertension.

  1. treasures teashop-4C694DDA-C7C23607000000000000000121029319.1

Materials: 60 grams of Pu’er tea, 60 grams of chrysanthemum, 60 grams of momordica grosvenori

Method: grind all the materials into powder. Use gauze bag (crypta bags is better). Each bag has 20 grams. Take once every day with one bag. Brew with boiling water for 10 minutes. Drink slowly when worm.

Function: it can treat nourish liver and benefit kidney. It can treat hypertension.


12 Sweet Traditional Chinese Medicine(2)

7, Yam
Yam is characterized as flat, tonify spleen and kidney, and nourish Yin. Children with spleen and stomach weak, often there is no good appetite, diarrhea and from time to time, then let the children eat more Chinese yam, often receive unexpected effect;Yam for the elderly chronic cough due to lung qi weakness, shortness of breath caused by disease or kidney weakness such as the waist sour leg soft, night to urinate, such as disease, all have certain curative effect;To obtain long-term disease physical weakness, after rehabilitation, yam but also the supplements of high quality and low price.Note: soup, cooking porridge.

8, Tangerine Peel
Dried tangerine or orange peel gas aroma, sheen, slightly bitter.Help digestion, it contains volatile oil and hesperidin, vitamin B, C and other ingredients, it contains the volatile oil has mild stimulation to the gastrointestinal tract, can promote the secretion of digestive juice, eliminate insufflate inner product gas, increase appetite.Chinese medicine “dried tangerine or orange peel this decoction soup”, “two Chen Shang” is mainly by dried tangerine or orange peel, medicine dried tangerine or orange peel as main composition of proprietary Chinese medicine, such as fritillary bulb dried tangerine or orange peel, snake gall dried tangerine or orange peel, liquorice, dried tangerine or orange peel, dried tangerine or orange peel, etc., at the end of the paste, dried tangerine or orange peel is the medicine of the gas under the phlegm, eliminate lag jianwei.Suitable for stomach bilges full, indigestion, loss of appetite, cough phlegm and other symptoms of human consumption.

9, Chrysanthemum 
Chrysanthemum has scattered wind heat, liver function.For the wind hot cold, headache and dizziness, red eyes and sore eyes are dim.Have a calming, antipyretic role.On staphylococcus aureus, beta streptococcus, dysentery bacillus, salmonella typhi, paratyphoid bacilli, escherichia coli, pseudomonas aeruginosa, MAC and influenza virus has inhibitory effect.Can significantly expand coronary artery and increase blood flow.Can strengthen capillary resistance.Chrysanthemum glucoside have antihypertensive effect.For a cold wind hot, fever dizziness;Liver by hot;Red eyes than tears, or the liver and kidney Yin deficiency, the eyes are dim;Liver Yang syndrone, dizziness have a headache;Ulcers and sore.Modern and used for coronary heart disease, hypertension.

10, Eucommia ulmoides
Eucommia ulmoides gan, wen.Liver, kidney, stomach.Efficacy tonic liver and kidney, strong muscle strong bone, toning, solid after the fetus.Eucommia bark on the immune system, central nervous system, endocrine system, circulatory system and urinary system has a different degree of regulation, eucommia bark can exciting pituitary – adrenal cortex system, improve the ability of adrenal cortex.Eucommia bark can be used to make tea, wine, or added as auxiliary materials in food when cooking.Eucommia tea have the function of the blood and strong bones and muscles, often sedentary, the waist sour backache easily to people to drink.If a female friend can also be in physiology period at the end of taking with siwu decoction.

11, Scaphium scaphigerum

Boat-fruited sterculia sexual flavour gan cold, acting on the lung, is longer than the throat, and can clear lung heat, so it is very applicable to the treatment of sore throats.Whether tea alone, or collaboration the remaining qingrejiedu, pharynx of traditional Chinese medicine, is very effective.Boat-fruited sterculia not only can clear the throat, and long good throat open sound, used in the treatment of voice hoarse, cause aphonia, whether acute or chronic use of all effective.It is important to note boat-fruited sterculia is not suitable for long-term drinking.

12, Licorice Root
Licorice flat, taste gansu, twelve.A detoxification, expectorant, pain relief and spasmolysis and anticancer pharmacological effects.In traditional Chinese medicine, liquorice tonifying spleen yiqi, zi cough runfei, priorities, detoxification medicine harmonic.Clinical application of “raw” and “honey”.Born in attending sore throats, sore carbuncle ulcers, gastrointestinal ulcers and antidote to the poison, food poisoning, etc.;Honey attending decreased function of spleen and stomach, defecate pond thin, weak fever and cough, heart palpitations and so on.