Liu Wei Di Huang Wan - 六味地黄丸 - Rehmannia Six Formula (Granules)
What is Liu Wei Di Huang Wan?
Liu Wei Di Huang Wan, known as “Longevity Blend” or Six-Ingredient Pill with Rehmannia, is a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) developed during the Song Dynasty (960–1279 AD) by the physician Qian Yi. This herbal remedy was traditionally used for balancing the Yin and Yang energies to treat a range of kidney and liver health issues.
What are the benefits of Liu Wei Di Huang Wan?
Liu Wei Di Huang Wan is widely known as a gentle, tonifying formula. In TCM, Liu Wei Di Huang Wan nourishes the yin, strengthens the Kidneys, and sedates deficient heat. TCM practitioners often recommend Liu Wei Di Huang Wan for soreness and weakness in the lower back and knees, tinnitus, five-center heat, frequent urination and other conditions associated with Kidney yin deficiency.
What is the dosage and method for taking Liu Wei Di Huang Wan?
The generally recommended dosage for Liu Wei Di Huang Wan is 4.5 g mixed with hot water, 2-3 times per day. However, always follow your healthcare provider's instructions, as the dosage can vary based on your condition and response to treatment.
Liu Wei Di Huang Wan may be taken in capsule form or loose granules (dissolved in hot water).
When can I expect to see results?
Liu Wei Di Huang Wan typically starts to show effects within days. However, like all treatments, its efficacy can vary from person to person.
Does Liu Wei Di Huang Wan have any side effects?
While Liu Wei Di Huang Wan is generally considered safe for most people, it can cause side effects in some individuals. Women who are pregnant, nursing, or postpartum as well as people with liver disease, should avoid or use Liu Wei Di Huang Wan with caution.
As with any Chinese herb, we recommend consulting with a qualified practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) about Liu Wei Di Huang Wan before any course of treatment is started.
Where to buy Liu Wei Di Huang Wan
If you’re a consumer looking to purchase Liu Wei Di Huang Wan, look for suppliers who provide clear information about the product's origin, purity, and testing procedures to ensure you're getting a high-quality product. Please read Where to Buy Chinese Herbs Safely for more tips on how to source herbs safely.
Liu Wei Di Huang Wan from Treasure of the East is:
✔️ Lab Tested
✔️ Sustainably Sourced
Item Number: L060
Chinese Name: 六味地黄丸, Liu Wei Di Huang Wan
English Name: Six-Ingredient Pill with Rehmannia, Longevity Blend
Certifications: Kosher, Halal
Functions: Enriches Yin, Nourishes the Essence of the Liver and Kidney, Promotes Longevity
TCM Pattern: Kidney Yin Deficiency, Heart and Kidney Yin Deficiency, Liver and Kidney Yin Deficiency, Weak Constitution
Potency: Concentrated 5:1; Full-spectrum, water-based herbal extract.
Available in: capsules, 100g granules, and bulk packaging.
|Shu Di Huang||Rehmannia Root (Processed)|
|Shan Yu Rou||Cornus Fruit (Processed)|
|Shan Yao||Dioscorea Rhizome|
|Ze Xie||Alisma Rhizome|
|Mu Dan Pi||Moutan Bark|
Treasure of the East’s herbal extracts are full-spectrum, water-based extracts produced by Tianjiang Pharmaceutical. Unlike standardized extracts, which contain a concentrated quantity of a single marker chemical, full-spectrum herbal extracts contain all the active chemical constituents of whole herbs in concentrated form. Treasure of the East herbs are full-spectrum and extracted using only purified water (more information).