Jia wei Xiao Yao Pill
Dosage Form: Pill (200/bottle)
Recommended Route of Administration: Oral
Dosage: 8 pills 3 times per day. For Adults only.
- List of non-medicinal ingredients: water
- Recommended use or purpose:
- Traditionally Chinese medicine used to relieve symptoms due to stagnated liver-qi, blood deficiency and disharmony between the liver and stomach, such as pain at hypochondriac regions and dizziness.
- Risk Information:
- Cautions and Warnings
- Do not use If you have hypokalemia, high blood pressure, or a kidney or cardiovascular disorder. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have diabetes, gallbladder or bile-duct obstruction, hiatal hernia, acid reflux, or impaired liver function. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. If menstruation is delayed or absent, or if you experience increased menstrual bleeding time, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. If you are taking birth control pills, blood thinners/anticoagulants, hormone replacement therapy (HRT) consult a health care practitioner prior to use. If you have family history of cancer, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. If you have sunken spleen qi, or cold from deficiency with spermatorrhea, consult a health care practitioner prior to use.
- Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Avoid getting angry and overwork; and avoid cold, raw and greasy foods. Do not use if you have yin deficiency cough or liver fire ascending to the head. Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight, ultraviolet light UV or UV therapy. If you have diarrhea or haemorrhagic disease, do not use this product. If you have hypemenorrhoea/profuse menstrual flow/heavy periods, do not use this product. If you have allergy/hypersensitivity to members of the apiaceae/Umbelliferae family (anise, caraway, carrot, celery, dill parsley), do not use this product. If you experience breast pain, discomfort and/or tenderness, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. Do not use if you are taking thiazide diuretics, cardiac glycosides, corticosteroids, stimulant laxatives or other medications which may aggravate electrolyte imbalance.
- Known Adverse Reactions
- Allergic reactions have been known to occur, in which case, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner.