According to current EU legislation, this website can no longer present statements which might give the impression that our herbs or mushrooms have any kind of medicinal effect, even though traditional Chinese medicine has existed for thousands of years and been tried by numerous patients. We’re also unable mention any effects confirmed by contemporary scientific studies. Nevertheless, we trust in the common sense of our customers. Detailed information on herbs and fungi can be looked up online in publicly accessible sources. For example, valuable information is available on www.tcmencyklopedie.cz.
The Grumpy Old Man tincture is based on Suan Zao Ren Tang Jia Wei, a blend used in traditional Chinese medicine.
Andropause or male transition is a condition where testosterone decreases in men over 50 years of age. This manifests itself on the psychological level, especially by mood swings, greater fatigue, irritability and an overall decrease in energy. In the area of sex, erection problems also occur in addition to reducing the appetite for sex. Hormonal changes also have a similar effect to women, increasing fat levels and with it the risk of heart and blood vessel diseases. Bone mass is diminishing. From a Chinese medicine perspective, there is a decrease in the yang and yin energy of the Shen (kidney). Shen kidney doesn’t anchor the fire that escapes to the Xin (heart) adequately and heats it. There is a disconnection of fire and water. The hotness in the heart annoys Shen's soul and creates various psychological imbalances. Typically, irritability or inadequate responses to common situations.
|Suan Zao Ren||Chinese jujube, seed||Sem. ziziphi spinosae|
|Dan Shen||Red sage, root||Rad. salviae|
|Zhi Mu||Anemarrhena rhizome, rhizome||Rhiz. anemarrhenae|
|Ye Jiao Teng||Chinese knotweed, stalk||Cau. polygoni multiflori|
|Bai Zi Ren||Chinese thuja, seed||Sem. biotae orientalis|
|Hoelen, fruiting body with root||Scler. paradicis poriae cocos|
|Aster, root||Rad. asteris|
|Sha Ren||Cardamon, fruit||Fruc. amomi|
|Gan Cao||Liquorice, root||Rad. glycyrrhizae|
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