Women’s Cycle-B (Mid-cycle Bleed): Chinese Herbal Formula
Indications: Irregular periods with spotting and mid-cycle bleed.
Main signs & symptoms: Incessant spotting, menstrual flow that does not stop, two periods in one month or missed menstrual periods, erratic periods either early or late; may be accompanied by period pain and abnormal vaginal discharge; the lower abdomen is cold to touch, with abdominal cramping or low back pain that is relieved by warmth.
Action: Warm the channels and disperse cold, nourish blood and transform stasis to regulate the menstrual cycle.
Core ingredients: Ban Xia (pinellia, rhiz.), Wu Zhu Yu (fructus evodiae), Dang Gui (angelica polymorpha, root), Bai Shao (paeonia lactiflora, root), Ren Shen (panax ginseng), Chuan Xiong (ligusticum wallichii, root) and Gui Zhi (ramulus cinnamomi cassiae).