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HA-341 Juan Tong  
Comment:
HA-341 is a modification of Ophiopogon & Asarum Combination which has been used for more than 300 years in the treatment of headaches and facial pain.

The primary ingredient, Ligustici Rhizoma is a classic herb for regulating blood circulation and relieving pain. Pharmacological and clinical research shows that this herb can reduce the resistance of cerebral vessels, increase the volume of blood flow and improve cerebral microcirculation. It also has sedative action. Another chief ingredient, Corydalis Yanhusuo Rhizoma, is a strong analgesic. Other ingredients, Asari Herba cum Radice, Angelicae Dahuricae Radix, Ledebouriellae Radix and Notopterygii Rhizoma, also have analgesic effects and all are traditionally used to relieve headache.

Indications:
Tension headache, vascular headache, trigeminal neuralgia and migraine.
Dosage:
4-6 tablets three times per day, before meals.
Functions:
Traditional:
Dispels wind and relieves pain.
Modern:
Alleviates headache and relieves tension.
Ingredients:
Cnidium Ligustici Rhizoma Chuan Xiong
Corydalis Corydalis Yanhusuo Rhizoma Yan Hu Suo
Angelica Angelica Dahuricae Radix Bai Zhi
Chiang-Huo Notopterygii Rhizoma Chiang Huo
Tu-Huo Angelicae Tuhuo Radix Du Huo
Siler Ledebouriellae Radix Fang Feng
Asarum Asari Herba cum Radice Xi Xin
Vitex Viticis Fructus Man Jing Zi
Chrysanthemum Chrysanthemi Flos Ju Hua
Tang-Kuei Angelicae Radix Dang Gui
Red Atractylodes Atractylodis Lanceae Rhizoma Cang Zhu
Ophiopogon Ophiopogonis Tuber Mai Men Dong
Scute Scutellariae Radix Huang Qin
Dried Ginger Zingiberis Siccatum Rhizoma Gan Jiang
Licorice Glycyrrhizae Radix Gan Cao
   
Chinese Medical Description:
 
Cnidium, Corydalis
Promotes blood circulation and the flow of Qi; relieves pain
Angelica, Chiang-Huo, Tu-Huo, Siler
Dispels Wind, eliminates Dampness and relieves pain
Asarum
Disperses Wind and Cold; relieves pain
Vitex
Disperses Wind-Heat and alleviates headaches
Chrysanthemum
Disperses Wind-Heat and calms Liver yang
Tang-Kuei
Nourishes and activates the Blood
 
Red Atractylodes
Strengthens the Spleen; disperses Wind and Dampness
Ophiopogon
Nourishes the Heart, Lung and Stomach networks
Scute
Clears away Heat and Toxins; drains Dampness
Dried Ginger
Releases the Exterior and warms the Middle Jiao
Licorice
Relaxes spasms, alleviates pain and harmonizes the formula