Dr. Joseph D. Denis - BS; OMD; Dipl. acu (NCCAOM); ND.
ANDROGRAPHIS FORMULA : Chuan Xin Lian Kang Yan Pian) is used to clear acute heat-toxin in the blood, lymph, or at the organ level.  The chief herb, andrographis(Chuan xin lian), is noted for its strong anti-viral, anti-bacterial, anti-pyretic, and anti-inflammatory actions. Isatis( ban lan gen) clears heat-toxin, cools the blood and benefits the throat.  It has anti-bacterial and anti-viral  actions. Dandelion ( pu gong yin) clears both interior and exterior heat, resolves toxin, eliminates damp-heat, and has anti-bacterial actions. With its broad therapeutic scope,     Andrographis Formula can be used to clear heat-toxin anywhere in the body. It is especially effective for treating viruses affecting the throat, lymph, or liver. - Ingredients: Andrographitis Herba( Andrographis/Chuan Xin Lian) 50% - Isatidis seu Baphicacanthis Radix( Isatis Root/ Ban Lan Gen) 25% - Taraxaci Herba ( Dandelion/ Pu Gong Yin) 25%.                           Chinese Medical Actions: Clears heat, resolves toxin, cools blood, disperses swelling. Clear heat and reduces inflammation in the three burners.  Contraindications: The herbs used in this formula are cold in nature. Prolonged use may injure stomach fire and lead to digestive hypofunction or epigastric discomfort.