The Little Flower

Salvia - Dan Shen


Dan Shen / Salvia Root

Salvia miltiorrhiza

In Chinese medicine, this herb is useful for restlessness, irritability, palpitations, and insomnia.

Used for various purposes in traditional Chinese medicine, Dan Shen is believed to support fat loss, combat acne and anxiety, and lower both high blood pressure and cholesterol.

Dan shen is used to treat depression, diabetes, glaucoma, sleeping problems, fertility, arrhythmia, and atrial fibrillation. It expands blood flow, improves circulation, inhibits platelet and coagulation functions, regulates lipids in the blood and inhibits plaque formation.

Dan Shen also protects the liver from damage, promotes regeneration of liver tissue, eases stress on the central nervous system, and fights inflammation and allergies.

The National Institutes for Health state that salvia is also being actively researched for osteoporosis treatments. 

 *These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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