Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang - 身痛逐瘀汤 - Cnidium & Notopterygium Combination (Capsules)

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Item Number: S077-c
Chinese Name: 身痛逐瘀汤, Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang
English Name: Cnidium & Notopterygium Combination
Treatment Principles: Invigorates the circulation of Qi and blood, removes blood stagnation in the channels and collaterals, unblocks painful obstructions.
TCM Pattern: Painful obstruction due to Qi and blood stagnation.
Potency: Full-spectrum, water-based herbal extract; concentrated 5:1 capsules.
Available in: Capsules (100 caps./bottle) and granules (100g/bottle)

What is Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang?

Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang is a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) formula, belonging to the "move blood" category of herbal formulas.

The formula includes 12 Chinese herbs that are believed to stimulate blood circulation and qi movement, relieve pain and disperse blood stasis.

What are the benefits of Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang?

Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang is used in TCM to invigorate the blood, remove stagnation, unblock painful obstructions and alleviate pain, specifically for conditions related to blood stasis obstructing the channels.

In modern applications, Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang may be used to address conditions including chronic pain, rheumatoid arthritis, and clot-related disorders. It may also considered helpful for conditions that involve circulatory issues, pain or inflammation.

What is the dosage and method for taking Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang?

The generally recommended dosage of Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang in capsule form is four capsules, two to three times daily; or as loose granules, 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.

Please see What's the Recommended Dosage for Granule Herbs? for more information.

When can I expect to see results?

Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang typically starts to take effect within days. However, like all treatments, its efficacy can vary from person to person.

Does Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang have any side effects?

While Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang 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 Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang with caution.

As with any Chinese herb, we recommend consulting with a qualified practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) about Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang before any course of treatment is started. 

Where to buy Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang

For practitioners, Treasure of the East offers full-spectrum Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang capsules (100 caps./bottle) and granules (100g/bottle).

If you’re a consumer looking to purchase Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang, 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.

Shen Tong Zhu Yu Tang from Treasure of the East is:
✔️ ISO Lab Tested & GMP Certified
✔️ Bio-Authentic with Full Traceability
✔️ Sustainably Sourced from Dao Di Farms



Qin Jiao Largeleaf Gentian Root
Chuan Xiong Chuanxiong Rhizome
Tao Ren (Dan) Peach Kernel (Processed)
Hong Hua Carthamus Flower
Gan Cao Licorice Root
Qiang Huo

Notopterygium Rhizome and Root

Mo Yao (Chao) Myrrh (Processed)
Dang Gui Chinese Angelica Root
Di Long Earthworm
Niu Xi Achyranthes Root
Xiang Fu (Cu Zhi) Cyperus Rhizome (Processed)
Wu Ling Zhi (Cu Zhi) Squirrel’s Droppings (Processed)

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).

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