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Six Chinese traditional medicines with the effect of promoting blood circulation and removing blood stasis

  1. Angelica sinensis

Traditional Chinese medicinebe believes that angelica sinensis is warm in property. After taking the medicine, it has good effects on promoting blood circulation and nourishing blood. For women appearing irregular menstruation or dysmenorrhea situation, take angelica sinensis can relieve this situation. In addition, angelica sinensis also has the role of reducing blood lipids and decreasing blood pressure, effectively expanding the size of the peripheral blood vessels and increasing the blood flow in the coronary arteries. For the situation of arrhythmia, it has a very good effect.

  1. Motherwort

Motherwort is cold in property with bitter taste. It has good effects on regulating menstruation and promoting blood circulation. In addition, it also can remove stasis, stop pain and lower blood pressure. After taking motherwort, it can expand the size of blood vessels, effectively regulate the adrenaline secretion and regulate microcirculation.

  1. Paeonia lactiflora

Paeonia lactiflora has good effects on promoting blood circulation, removing blood stasis, cooling blood and relieving pain. After taking paeonia lactiflora, it can enhance coronary blood flow in the body and output and regulate menstruation. If people with poisoning, pain or convulsion, they can take paeonia lactiflora to make the body back to health.  Generally speaking, usage of paeonia lactiflora should be controlled as 3 to 15 grams. Do not be able to take excess.

  1. Cortex moutan

Cortex moutan has good effects on promoting blood circulation, removing blood stasis and cooling blood. After taking cortex moutan into the body, it can reduce the stickiness of capillaries, inhibit platelet deposition and reduce inflammation. Also taking a daily cortex moutan also has the effect on lowering blood pressure, preventing bacteria, stop bleeding, clear heat and ease pain.

  1. Safflower

Safflower has a good effect on stopping bleeding, removing blood stasis, promote blood circulation and promote menstruation. After taking safflower, it can effectively slow down the heart rate, increase blood flow and have good inhibitory effect on platelet agglutination. For general usage, it should be controlled in 3 grams to 10 grams.

  1. Hawthorn

Hawthorn not only is our daily known food, but also has the role of promoting blood circulation and removing blood stasis. Taking hawthorn can reduce blood pressure and blood coagulation. In addition, prevent bacteria, calm the mind and strengthen the heart. But hawthorn can not be too much, otherwise it is not good for the body.


Traditional Chinese medicine: prevention and treatment of hypertension

  1. Pueraria lobata tea

Pueraria lobata can improve brain blood circulation and has better mitigation effects on headache, dizziness, tinnitus, lumbar acid, leg pain and other symptoms due to hypertension. Often drink pueraria lobata tea for the treatment of hypertension has an obvious curative effect.

Method: wash pueraria lobata and cut into slices. Take 30 grams per day and decoct with water.

  1. Lotus leaf tea

The infusion and decoction of lotus leaves has effects on expanding blood vessels, clearing heat, clearing summer-heat and lowering blood pressure lowering. At the same time, lotus leaf is also a good medicine for losing weight.

Treatment of hypertension method: wash half of fresh lotus leaf, chop, add some water and boil.

  1. Cassia seed tea

Cassia seed has effects on lowering blood pressure, decreasing blood lipids, clearing liver and improving eyesight.

Method: take 15 to 20 grams of cassia seed to soak tea with boiling water every day. It is a good medical material for the treatment of hypertension, dizziness and unclear vision.

  1. Chrysanthemum tea

In here chrysanthemum should be as chamomile. Its taste is not bitter. Especially, large white chrysanthemum or small white chrysanthemum from Hangzhou is the best.  It has remarkable curative effect on patients with hypertension and arteriosclerosis.

Each time, brew 3 grams and take 3 times a day. The chrysanthemum, honeysuckle and licorice root can also be used to decoct together.

Function: clear liver fire, improve eyesight, clear heat and remove toxin.

  1. Loranthaceae tea

Loranthaceae is a kidney tonic herb. In clinical medicine, decoct loranthaceae with water to drink, which has obvious auxiliary curative effects on the treatment of hypertension.

Method: 15 grams of dried loranthaceae, decoct with water for 15 minutes and then drink, take in morning and evening every day.

  1. Polygonum multiflorum tea

Polygonum multiflorum has effects on lowering blood lipid and reducing formation of thrombus. People with hyperlipemia often drink polygonum multiflorum tea, which has an obviously curative effect.

Method: decoct 20 ~ 30 grams with water for 30 minutes. When the tea is cool, drink it. Take one dose every day.

  1. Hawthorn tea

Hawthorn contains ingredients can help digestion, expand blood vessels, reduce blood sugar and lower blood pressure.

Method: soak fresh hawthorn fruit 1 to 2 with boiling water.

Of course, patients with high blood pressure have to be from the diet to control. Reduce the sodium salt, reduce dietary fat, and supplement the amount of high-quality protein, pay attention to supplement calcium and potassium, eat more vegetables and fruits, give up smoking and drink water scientifically.


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.