Details of Tang-kuei and Eight Herb Formula
Dang gui helps nourish the “Liver blood”, or neurotransmiters.

Alternative Names

  • ba wei dai xia fang
  • pa wei tai hsia fang
  • Eight-Ingredient Discharge Formula


  • supports vaginal health


Tu Fu Ling 土茯苓 glabrous greenbrier rhizome, smilax, smooth greenbrier rhizome, smilax Rhizoma Smilacis Glabrae

      This herb is something of a

detoxification herb

    that works gently to regulate the vaginal moisture.

Dang Gui 當歸 tangkuei, Chinese angelica root Radix Angelicae Sinensis [supports pregnancy]

Chuan Xiong 川芎 Sichuan lovage root, cnidium, chuanxiong root Rhizoma Ligustici Chuanxiong

      The two herbs described above both stimulate blood movement in order to stimulate the body’s natural

sore-closing functions


Fu Ling 茯苓 sclerotium of tuckahoe, China root, hoelen, Indian bread Poria Cocos

Mu Tong 木通 akebia caulis Caulis Mutong (not included in online version)

      The two herbs mentioned above both stimulate urinary functions such that any excess of moisture in the body (such as

vaginal discharge

    ) can be safely returned to the larger fluid circulation and naturally excreted.

Chen Pi 陳皮 aged tangerine peel, citrus Citri reticulatae Pericarpium

      Another herb that regulates fluid metabolism, specifically in the intestines where a stagnation of fluids can cause

loud gurgling sounds or bloating


Jin Yin Hua 金銀花 honeysuckle flower, lonicera Flos Lonicerae Japonicae

Da Huang 大黄 rhubarb root and rhizome Radix et Rhizoma Rhei [don’t use if pregnant]

      These last two herbs have a detoxification function for when the discharge is thick or has a strong odor. Please note that Da Huang

detoxifies through the intestines

      . That means you may poop more while taking this formula. Be ready for that. Jin yin hua detoxifies through the skin, which may cause

a little sweating, but nothing embarrassing.

Recommended for these body types:
Slightly Hearty
Slightly Hearty

Slightly Delicate
Slightly Delicate
Recommended for these thermal natures:

Adult Dosage

This formula can be used to support health with or without symptoms. If symptoms are present, take 1 level teaspoon of the powder (8 capsules) three times daily. When symptoms are not present, take 1/2 level teaspoon (4 capsules), two times daily. Empty stomach is best for efficient absorption, but not essential. [More…]

At this dosage, your order will last approximately this long (?):

  • 100 grams powder (capsules or powder): 8 to 25 days
  • 200 grams powder (powder only): 19 to 56 days
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