The major effect is to nourish qi. There is a theory believes that, qi deficiency is the major cause of diabetes, so the key for the treatment of diabetes is to nourish qi. In addition, modern medicine also proves that astragalus polysaccharides have bi-directional regulation of blood sugar.
Radix salviae miltiorrhizae:
Invigorate the circulation of blood, promote the circulation of blood, cool the blood and nourish blood. Also can remove blood stasis and free the network vessels. Radix salviae miltiorrhizae contains a variety of tanshinone, which can significantly improve the glucose metabolism, reduce blood sugar and lower blood pressure.
Clear heat, cool blood and remove blood stasis. Modern pharmacology proved that it can improve resistance of insulin, reducing blood sugar and lower blood lipid
Chinese literature records that goji berry can tonify kidney, nourish the liver, cure yin deficiency of liver and kidney and treat diabetes. In recent years, the study also shows that goji berry has a good effect on lowering blood sugar.
It is cold in property with bitter taste. Mainly clear heat. It can be used for patients with diabetes with internal heat symptoms.
Nourish yin and clear heat. It can lower blood sugar reposefully.
Nourish kidney and qi, tonify qi and relieve consumptive thirst.
Calm the mind, protect liver, lower blood sugar and prevent bacteria.
Of course, it should be noted that, as one Chinese medicine of the prescriptions, any one of the above herbs is not a panacea, which can not be brought alone. When dispense medicines, the doctor should accord to the specific conditions of patients to combine with other herbs. Thus, comprehensive treatment can play to good effect.