Rehmannia glutinosa (Shu Di Huang)
Atomospheric energy: warm
Meridians: Heart, Liver and Kidney
Tonic action: blood and Yin nutritive tonic.
In traditional Chinese medicine, Rehmannia prepared is used to treat blood and Yin deficiency and deficiency of the Liver and Kidney with such symptoms as night sweats, nocturnal emissions, and wasting disorders. It is a blood tonic which restores the vitality of the circulation, and promotes the flow of chi.
Not to be used during pregnancy.