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CLINICAL APPLICATIONS

  • Diabetes mellitus

  • High blood glucose levels and/or high urine ketone levels

  • Polyuria, polydipsia and/or polyphagia

 

WESTERN THERAPEUTIC ACTIONS

  • Antihyperglycemic effect to lower plasma glucose levels by increasing the production and the release of insulin

  • Antidiabetic function to alleviate insulin resistance

  • Neuroprotective benefit to protect the nerves

  • Nephroprotective activity to protect the kidneys

  • Circulatory effect to improve blood circulation to peripheral parts of the body

  • Treats the cause and the complications of diabetes mellitus, such as neurological, renal, and microvascular disorders

 

CHINESE THERAPEUTIC ACTIONS

  • Nourishes Lung, Stomach, and Kidney yin

  • Clears deficiency fire

  • Dries damp

 

DOSAGE

Take 3 to 4 capsules three times daily on an empty stomach [one hour before or two hours after meals]. 

 

INGREDIENTS

 

  • Bai Zhu (Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae)

  • Cang Zhu (Rhizoma Atractylodis)

  • Dan Shen (Radix et Rhizoma Salviae Miltiorrhizae)

  • Hong Hua (Flos Carthami)

  • Huang Qi (Radix Astragali)

  • Lian Xu (Stamen Nelumbinis)

  • Lian Zi Xin (Plumula Nelumbinis)

  • Shan Yao (Rhizoma Dioscoreae)

  • Shi Gao (Gypsum Fibrosum)

  • Xi Yang Shen (Radix Panacis Quinquefolii)

  • Xuan Shen (Radix Scrophulariae)

  • Zhi Mu (Rhizoma Anemarrhenae)

 

CAUTIONS & CONTRAINDICATIONS

  • This formula is contraindicated during pregnancy and nursing.

  • Patients should not stop using their drug treatment abruptly as there is a risk of hyperglycemia or diabetic ketoacidosis. 

  • Equilibrium may reduce the dosage and frequency of insulin injection needed.

  • This herbal formula contains herbs that invigorate blood circulation, such as Dan Shen (Radix et Rhizoma Salviae Miltiorrhizae). Therefore, patients who are on anticoagulant or antiplatelet therapies, such as Coumadin (warfarin), should use this formula with caution, or not at all, as there may be a higher risk of bleeding and bruising.

Equilibrium - Capsules (100 count)

$40.45Price

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