In Traditional Chinese Medicine this specific herbal formulation is believed to support the body in fighting the effects of fatty liver symptoms such as body puffiness, fatigue, weakness, whole body aches, drowsiness or insomnia, lower limb weakness and pain stretching from the lower back into the thighs.
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For adults, as a dietary supplement, take 10 pills after a meal with warm water twice daily. If taking other medications or supplements, allow at least 2 hours before or after using this product.
In Western Medicine
In Western Medicine it could be nonalcoholic fatty liver disease or alcoholic liver, which includes hepatitis and enlarged liver due to inflammation.
In TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine)
This is Damp-Heat in the Liver and/or Gallbladder channels which disturb the normal function of the Liver/Gallbladder. The Middle Burner is affected because Wood controls the Earth in the Five Elements.
Different individuals may experience different symptoms including:
- Body puffiness
- Fatigue weakness
- Whole body aches or muscle or joint aches
- Drowsiness or insomnia
- Lower limb weakness
- Pain stretching from the lower back into the thighs
- Jaundice, dark urine, dry and bitter taste in the mouth, and thirst.
Diet & Prevention
Eat light balanced meals. It is best to avoid eating uncooked (raw), greasy, pungent food, chocolate and/or shellfish. No smoking or drinking alcohol and coffee. Avoid oily and fatty foods which create Dampness. Avoid spicy food which perpetuates Heat. Avoid alcohol which worsens both Heat and Dampness.