Angelica sinensis seed

  Commonly known as "dong quai" or "female ginseng" is a herb from the family Apiaceae, indigenous to china.The herb is widely used in China troditional medicine to treat gynecological ailments, fatigue, mild anemia and high blood pressure. The herbal remedies and herbal  it is used primarily as a uterine tonic in women, it is also used as an antispasmodic herbal agent, and it is also used for its alterative-or blood purifying-effects, which are said to be very beneficial to affected patients. Pungent and sweet in flavour, warm in nature, it is tropistic to the heart, liver and spleen channels. Being sweet, warm and moist in property, this herb serves function of replenishing blood; and being pungent, warm and volatile in nature, it also can promote blood circulation, as a main herb for enriching blood and promoting the circulation of blood regulate menstruation and relieve pain. It is often used to treat any syndromes of blood-deficiency, various kinds of pain due to blood stasis, menoxenia, sores, ulcers, ulcers, swellings and traumatic ecchymoma, etc. It also functions in nourishing blood and lubricating the bowel, serving for constipation due to blood deficiency and dryness in the bowel.