What does it do?
Fang Feng Tong Sheng San (Wan) is a well respected Chinese herbal medicine formulated over 800 years ago. In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), it dispels pathogenic wind (heat) from the body surface and purges away the dampness heat from the interior, as manifested by chill, high fever, headache, dizziness, bitter taste in the mouth, dry mouth, sore throat, fullness and distress in the chest and diaphragm, cough, vomiting, asthma, sticky and thick sputum, dry stools, scanty with darkish urine.?? It is also effective for sore, toxic swelling, hemorrhoids, erysipelas, macula, papula, and urticaria, etc.??
In recent years, clinical studies indicate that Fang Feng Tong Sheng San are effective on weight loss.1 For example, in a Japanese study, of 68 obese people took Fang Feng Tong Sheng San, 30% showed weight reduction after 8 to 10 weeks. The effect on weight loss is more significant on women of 20-30 years old. (see Weight Loss for more info on weight loss herbal remedies)
An enhanced form of Fang Feng Tong Sheng San is Weitaless? (Jia Wei Fang Feng Tong Sheng Wan). First, it removed several herbs from the original Fang Feng Tong Sheng San to minimize any potential side effects. Second, several herbs like hawthorn and astragalus are added to increase and balance the weight loss effect. Therefore, when it comes for use in weight control, Weitaless is prefered.
What is the formula composition?
A proprietary blend of
Radix Saposhnikoviae (Ledebouriella)
Herba Schizonepetae Tenuifoliae
Fructus Forsythiae Suspensae
Herba Menthae Haplocalycis
Ramulus Cinnamomi Cassiae
Rhizoma Ligustici Chuanxiong
Radix Angelicae Sinensis
Radix Paeoniae Lactiflorae
Radix Scutellariae Baicalensis
Radix Platycodi Grandiflori
Radix Glycyrrhizae Uralensis (Licorice)
Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae
Fructus Gardeniae Jasminoidis
Radix Et Rhizoma Rhei
1 bag(6g) twice a day