Subscribe to VETERINARY PRACTICE NEWS   SUBSCRIBER SERVICES   
VPN Logo   
 Home   About Us   Contact Us
 

Chinese Herbal Medicine for Pets Coeur D Alene ID

Notoginseng offers the highest concentration of hemostatic constituents among all seven major ginseng types. Its origin in Yunnan makes sense because notoginseng grown there outperforms notoginseng grown elsewhere in crop yield and quality.

Liberty Lake Veterinary Center
(509) 343-8896
22026 E Country Vista Dr
Liberty Lake, WA
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Animal Boarding, Animal Daycare, Animal Flea Control, Animal Grooming, Animal Microchipping, Declawing, Emergency Veterinary Clinic, Small Animal Vet, Spaying/Neutering, Veterinarians, Veterinary Dentistry, Veterinary Medical Specialties, Veterinary Surgery, Veterinary Vaccinations

Vca Alpine Animal Hospital
(208) 664-2168
655 E Best Ave
Coeur D Alene, ID

Data Provided by:
Giddings, Noelle, Dvm - Sunset Animal Hospital
(208) 765-4608
3600 N Government Way
Coeur D Alene, ID

Data Provided by:
River City Animal Hospital
(208) 777-9178
310 S Harbor Park Ct
Post Falls, ID

Data Provided by:
Porter, Krista, Dvm - Mc Kinlay & Peters
(208) 457-8813
13802 W Prairie Ave
Post Falls, ID

Data Provided by:
Liberty Lake Veterinary Center
(509) 343-8243
22026 E Country Vista Dr
Liberty Lake, WA
 
Bailey, Tawnie K, Dvm - Vca Alpine Animal Hospital
(208) 664-2168
655 E Best Ave
Coeur D Alene, ID

Data Provided by:
Mountain View Veterinary Clnc
(208) 772-7484
10187 N Taryne St
Hayden, ID

Data Provided by:
Luce, Brian, Dvm - River City Animal Hospital
(208) 777-9178
310 N Herborn Pl
Post Falls, ID

Data Provided by:
Rathdrum Animal Clinic
(208) 687-2200
6499 W Commercial Park Ave
Rathdrum, ID

Data Provided by:
Data Provided by:

Chinese Herb Known for Hemostatic Abilities

During the Vietnam War, Westerners first learned of the Chinese herbal mixture Yunnan paiyao, which means "the white medicine of Yunnan."

Soldiers from North Vietnam often carried a tiny bottle of this product to ingest if they were hurt and bleeding, internally or externally.1 Over the decades, Yunnan paiyao has grown in popularity among complementary medical practitioners and even in some conventional medicine practices for its hemostatic and thrombolytic properties.

At first glance, the foil packet of Yunnan paiyao capsules may seem puzzling, because an unidentified little red pill lies at one end. Folklore says that the North Vietnamese soldiers would take this red "hit pill" when seriously wounded and this would staunch the bleeding.

The Chinese doctor Qu Huangzhang developed Yunnan paiyao in the Yunnan province of China in the early 1900s.

Although the mixture's contents remained a manufacturing secret until fairly recently, suspicion grew that its main active ingredient consisted of pseudoginseng root, now called Panax notoginseng, notoginseng, "tien chi" or "san qi."2

Notoginseng offers the highest concentration of hemostatic constituents among all seven major ginseng types.3 Its origin in Yunnan makes sense because notoginseng grown there outperforms notoginseng grown elsewhere in crop yield and quality.4

Other substances in Yunnan paiyao formulations vary between manufacturers, and may include myrrh, ox bile, Chinese yam, sweet geranium, lesser...

Copyright 2009 BowTie Inc.

Click here to read the rest of this article from Veterinary Practice News