|Place of Origin:||Sichuan,China|
|Minimum Order Quantity:||100kg|
|Packaging Details:||40kg/ PP bag|
|Delivery Time:||15 working days|
|Supply Ability:||20 tons|
Latin Name: Rhizoma Ligustici Chuanxiong
Common Name: Sichuan lovage rhizome
Scientific Name: Ligusticum chuanxiong Hort
Pinyin Name: chuan xiong
Original place: Sichuan lovage is mainly produced in Sichuan province of China, other provinces like Jiangxi, Hubei and Xhaanxi also provide part of the supply. Nowadays, the herb is sourced from cultivation.
Identified Active Ingredients:
The active components in Sichuan lovage rhizome include volatile oils, alkaloids and organic acids. The volatile oils are ligustilide, sabinene, limonene and senkyunolide A-S; the alkaloids are tetramethylpyrazine, perlolyrine, wallichilide, 3-butylidene-7-hydroxyphthalide, (3S)-3-butyl-4-hydroxyphthalide; the organic acids are ferulic acid, sedanonic acid, folic acid, vanillic acid, caffeic acid and protocatechuic acid, etc.
Sichuan lovage rhizome is an important ingredient for gynecological disorders. It can be prescribed with red peony root and peach kernel to relieve missed periods and menstrual pain that due to blood stasis. When individuals also have limb coldness and clear vaginal discharge, then cinnamon and angelica root are added in the prescription to eliminate the cold pathogens. Stagnation of liver qi is a usual cause of menstrual disorders, Sichuan lovage rhizome can be prescribed with bupleurum root, white peony root and nutgrass rhizome for the treatment.
Sichuan lovage rhizome is commonly used for pain relief and promoting blood circulation. For chest pain or angina which is a sign of stagnated blood flow in the heart vessels, the herb is prescribed with red sage root, cassia twig and sandal wood. It can be used along with notoginseng, frankincense and myrrh to relieve pain and swelling in traumatic injuries. In chronic limb and joint problems, Sichuan lovage rhizome is prescribed with pubescent angelica root, cassia twig and ledebouriella root to relieve pain, numbness or spasm. When abscesses are formed, the herb is prescribed with astragalus root, angelica root and Chinese honeylocust spine to facilitate pus drainage and promote healing.
Sichuan lovage rhizome tends to exert its effects in the head region, and is usually prescribed for headache disorders. For example, headache accompanied with fever, flushed face, red eyes and throat soreness, indicate a wind-heat syndrome and should prescribe Sichuan lovage rhizome, gypsum and chrysanthemum; while headache accompanied with chills, binding sensation over the head, and are aggravated by cold wind, indicate a wind-cold syndrome and should prescribe Sichuan lovage rhizome, Dahurian angelica root and Manchurian wildginger.
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