Prime Health Gold Coin Grass (150 caps)
This is Prime Health's classic GCG formula, but stronger and in capsule form. It is ideal for people who want to take GCG tincture but find its taste unpleasant, or who are not allowed to consume alcohol for religious or dietary reasons. Take between 1 and 5 pills per day. These capsules are traditionally used for softening and crushing gallstones. It is often used to prepare for a liver/gallbladder flush, to alleviate gallstone-related pain, and to make the gallstones easier to pass by reducing and lubricating them.
Gold Coin Grass, Bupleurum, Rhubarb, Qing Pi.
- The primary ingredient of GCG is Gold Coin Grass, which is a literal translation of the Chinese name Jin Qian Cao. This herb is also known as Lysimachiae Herba or Herba Desmodii Styrachifolii. In traditional Chinese medicine, it is believed to "clear damp heat in the liver and gallbladder", among other uses.
- The secondary ingredient of GCG is Bupleurum, also known as Chai Hu or Bupleuri Radix. The literal English translation of the name is "Twigs of the Barbarians". In traditional Chinese medicine, Chai Hu is believed to strengthen the immune system and "open the liver".
- The other ingredients of GCG are Rhubarb and Qing Pi. They are considered "helper" ingredients: Rhubarb, also known as Da Huang or Rhei Radix et Rhizoma. In traditional Chinese medicine, it is believed to "clear heat" and "invigorate the blood". Qing Pi, also known as Green Tangerine Peel or Citri Reticulatae Viride Pericarpium. In traditional Chinese medicine, Qing Pi is believed to "spread liver chi".
Take 1 to 5 capsules daily.
Precautions: While rare, some allergic reactions are known to occur. If you are allergic to any of these herbs, it is possible you may experience some mild reactions such as rash, headache, or increased bowel movements and flatulence. Avoid use when pregnant or lactating.
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