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Salvia miltiorrhiza rad / DAN SHEN / Red Root Sage Cut

Dried, Cut Red Root Sage.
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Product Description



Botanical Name - Salvia miltiorrhiza rad

Chinese Name - DAN SHEN

English Name - Red Root Sage

Salvia miltiorrhiza, also known as red sage, Chinese sage, or dan shen, is a perennial plant in the genus Salvia, highly valued for its roots in traditional Chinese medicine.

It grows at 90 to 1,200 m elevation, preferring grassy places in forests, hillsides, and along stream banks. It is native to China and Japan.


Medicinal Action and Uses

Antihypertensive - Red Root Sage can dilate blood vessels and lowers blood pressure and high cholesterol.

Cordial - It expands coronary arteries, increases coronary blood flow, improves myocardial ischemia. It also improves microcirculation and promotes blood flow.

Hepatic - It can protect the liver cells from damage and promotes the regeneration of liver cell, and resists the liver fibrosis.

Skin Complaints - Some people use Red Root sage for skin conditions including acne, psoriasis, and eczema. This is due to its ability to fight inflammation and allergies

Weight Loss- DAN SHEN is also a popular herb to assist with weight loss.



Product is supplied in Resealable Foil Bags.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Common Name Red Root Sage Cut
Weight 1.188000
Country of Manufacture United Kingdom


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