Free of colourings, pharmaceuticals, preservatives, and sugar, each formula is processed in small batches, yielding a final product with superior percentages of herbal material per ounce, and the individual flavors and clinical potency that the ancient masters intended. Manufactured in the United States following stringent standards to ensure purity, potency and safety, Kan Traditionals are high-quality formulas that practitioners can rely on.
A note on Formula Name Changes
This line contains classical Chinese formulations, many of which are unmodified, while others have been modified to make them more effective for today’s world. This is an excellent line for practitioners knowledgeable with TCM pattern differentiation.
The choice of extract or tablet form allows the practitioner to cater to patients’ individual preferences and helps ensure maximum compliance. Liquid extracts provide fast absorption, while the tablets are an excellent choice for patients who do not enjoy the distinct flavor of the extracts.
Kan Traditionals Pocket Formula Guide (Free): Details ingredients, action of formula, indications and contraindications, and a cross reference by Traditional Chinese formula Pinyin name as well as by TCM pattern.
Kan Traditionals Formula Guide for Practitioners (available for sale at $14.95): This spiral-bound handbook is completely revised and updated. Now with a complete line of 81 formulas, covering a wide range of applications, from constitutional to symptom-specific conditions. Includes full monographs for each formula, product dosage, quality and safety information. Also includes Formula Index by Symptom and Index by Pattern, as well as a quick guide of formula indications.
Newsletters (see practitioners resources): Periodic newsletters with articles written on patterns of disharmonies, herbal formulas and general theory.
Kan has changed some of their formula names to assure that their names do not make any implicit health claims. During this transition time, you may receive the same formula with the new name or the former name, depending on Kan's label stock. The formulas have the same ingredients.