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American Ginseng for Kidney Disease

2018-11-01 09:35

American Ginseng for Kidney DiseaseAmerican ginseng (also known as Panax quinquefolium) is a medicinal root, which has a variety of health benefits. In this article, we will talk about American ginseng for kidney disease.

The main function of American Ginseng

1. Tonifying Qi, nourishing Yin and clearing away the lung-heat. Used for cough, asthma, cough phlegm with blood streak caused by fire excess from yin deficiency. It is often compatible with anemarrhena, fritillaria sichuanensis, donkey-hide gelatin, etc.

2. Tonifying Qi, clearing heat, and promoting the secretion of body fluid. Commonly used for fatigue, thirst and other symptoms of both qi and yin injuries. Compatible with fresh rehmannia, fresh dendrobium, platycodon grandiflorum, etc.

American ginseng contains a variety of saponins, polysaccharides and amino acids. Modern experiments have proved that panax quinquefolium contains more than 12 saponins, whose ingredients are similar to ginseng, but more than it. It contains anti-hypoxia, anti-fatigue, anti-stress, anti-diuresis, anti-arrhythmia, anti-myocardial ischemia, anti-myocardial oxidation, and can also increase the strength of myocardial contraction.

Is American ginseng helpful for kidney disease?

Yes, it is, but you need to know your physical condition clearly.

Panax quinquefolium is a nourishing drug with comprehensive effects, which can regulate many systems in the whole body. But it is not Catholicon.

Kidney patients with deficiency of both qi and Yin can use American ginseng.

Panax quinquefolium is suitable for patients with deficiency of both qi and Yin (presenting as loss of appetite, pale complexion, upset nerves, or nausea and vomiting, dry mouth and pharynx, mental fatigue, dizziness and limb fatigue, feverishness in palm and soles, yellow urine, and dry stool). And it is often used together with rehmannia to tonify Yin and kidney.

Dosage: 6-10g.

Administration: boiling, stewing, steaming, slicing, grinding into powder, etc. The most commonly used way is to keep in the mouth or to make tea.

In addition, there are many ready made American ginseng products on the market, such as ginseng capsules, soft capsules, oral liquid and so on. Patients with kidney disease with deficiency of both qi and Yin can take it. But pay attention to the dosage.

For more information on herbal medicine for kidney disease, please leave a message below or contact online doctor.

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