Form : Cut and Sifted
Botanical Name : Polygonum multiflorum
Usage : Fo-ti has been used as a longevity tonic and to counter premature aging. Fo-ti is used to tonify and strengthen the kidneys and liver, treat weak
bones, treat premature graying of hair, protect skin against UVB
damage, and improve immune function.
Other uses of fo-ti include
lowering serum cholesterol levels, treating chronic fatigue syndrome,
and its use as a laxative and sedative. When applied externally, fo-ti
is used to treat ringworm, bleeding wounds, and sores.