Chinese herbal therapy is another branch of Traditional Chinese medicine and like acupuncture It have been using to treat a wide variety of diseases and conditions on millions of people for at least 2500 years. A herbal prescription will include several herbs working together in combination to treat the person as a whole. |It is this individual designing of prescriptions that increases the effectiveness of treatment.
The herbs can be supplied in various forms, raw herbs are taken as drink by boiling up ,or powdered granueles of herbal extract which can be dissolved in hot water, it is also possible to get the formula made into tablets or patern pills of standard herbalformulas are also available
Traditional Chinese herbs are taken as drink by boiling up dried herbs’. Also the herbs come as either tablets or as power that can be added to warm water and dunk depending on your preference.
There are no animal or mineral products allowed for use in the UK at the moment.So all of the herbs are indeed plant based i.e.roots,barks,seeds,flowers etc.