Tong Jing Pian - MensesEase
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What does it do?
Many women, especially young women, experience menstrual cramps. Menstrual cramps in the lower abdomen or back usually start one or two days before menstrual flow, and last through the first two days of the period. Menstrual cramps may be relieved with common painkillers like acetaminophen (Tylenol), aspirin (Motrin), or ibuprofen (Advil).
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has long been used to reduce menstrual cramps. From traditional Chinese medicine's point of view, menstrual cramps are related to cold accumulation in the lower abdomen. This can be caused by eating too much ice cream during menstruation, or getting wet and cold in rainy weather. This results in Qi stagnation and Blood stasis in the uterus and subsequently menstrual cramps.
Therefore, a main approach of TCM to menstrual pain is to warm the uterus to expel the cold, while promoting blood circulation and Qi flow to remove blood stasis. In a widely reported study in 2007 researchers found that the Chinese medicine was effective for supporting a healthy menstruation† (Read more.)
MensesEase™ is a Chinese herbal medicine formulated in the principle of TCM to maintain a smooth menstruation. MensesEase is indicated in China Pharmacopoeia1 for invigorating blood, expelling cold, regulating menstruation, and alleviating cramps.† The Chinese medicine is used for stagnation of blood caused by cold and abdominal discomfort during menstruation.† MensesEase mainly consists of the following Chinese herbs.
Dang Gui (Angelica sinensis root) is the best known and most commonly used Chinese herb in gynecological applications. The medicinal herb both nourishes and activates the blood and regulates menses.
Bai Shao (Poeny root) nourishes the blood, harmonizes the liver and relieves spasm.† It is often used in TCM for irregular menses.
Chuan Xiong (Szechuan Lovage rhizome) is a unique Chinese herb that both invigorates the Blood and moves Qi. It expels wind and relieves discomfort.†
Shu Di Huang (prepared Rehmannia root) nourishes the Yin energy and tonifies the blood.
Yan Hu Suo(Corydalis rhizome) invigorates the Blood, moves Qi, and alleviates discomfort. Its multiple ingredients are shown to have strong analgesic action.†
Yi Mu Cao (Chinese Motherwort herb) is an important Chinese herb for gynecological applications. It invigorates Blood, regulates menses, and reduces masses.†
Chong Wei Zi (Chinese Motherwort fruit) invigorates Blood and regulates menses as Chinese Motherwort herb.
Xiang Fu (Cyperi rhizome) soothes liver and moves Qi, regulates menstruation and relieves disomfort.†
Hong Hua (Safflower) is known to promote blood circulation and resolve blood stasis.†
Rou Gui (Cinnamon bark) is well known for warming Kidneys and expelling cold in TCM. It also invigorates blood and regulates menstruation.†
Pao Jiang (Roasted Ginger) is commonly used to warm the stomach and disperse cold. It also warms menses and stops bleeding in TCM.†
Dan Shen (Salvia root) is a famous Chinese herb for promoting blood circulation and removing blood stasis. It is often used for irregular menses and menstrual cramps.†
What is the formula composition?
A proprietary blend of
Radix Angelicae Sinensis
Rhizoma Cyperi Rotundi
Radix Paeoniae Lactiflorae
Radix Aucklandiae Lappae
Rhizoma Zingiberis Preparata
Flos Carthami Tinctorii
Rhizoma Ligustici Chuanxiong
Pericarpium Citri Reticulatae Viride
Cortex Cinnamomi Cassiae
Radix Rehmanniae Preparata
Radix Salviae Miltiorrhizae
(Yan Hu Suo)
(Chong Wei Zi)
(Yi Mu Cao)
(Shu Di Huang)