Preconception Care: Chinese Herbal Formula
Indications: Regulating reproductive health after stopping the use of birth control; having irregular periods and planning to get pregnant.
Main signs & symptoms: Irregular periods or scanty period flow; may be accompanied by premenstrual symptoms and period cramps; tiredness, low back pain, hair loss or dull lifeless hair.
Action: Nourish Kidney yin and enrich Kidney essence, boost Liver blood and regulate Liver qi to regulate the menstrual cycle and promote conception.
Core ingredients: He Shou Wu (polygonum multiflorum, root), Dang Gui (angelica polymorpha, root), Bu Gu Zhi (psoralea corylifolia, seed) , Tu Si Zi (cuscuta hygrophilae, seed), Nu Zhen Zi (ligustrum lucidum, fruit) and Xiang Fu (cyperus rotundus, rhiz.).