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BO-163 Jian Gu   
BO-163 is a modification of Eucommia and Rehmannia Formula. Traditional Chinese medicine maintains that the health of the bones is determined by the kidneys. Kidney tonics strengthen the bone and promote bone repair. As a strong kidney tonic, Eucommia and Rehmannia Formula is commonly used to treat kidney deficiency. Eucommiae Cortex, Dipsaci Radix and Morindae Radix are all kidney tonics and strengthen the bone and sinews. Ginseng Radix accelerates RNA and protein synthesis, and builds up the body. Salviae Miltiorrhziae Radix promotes blood circulation and alleviates pain. It has also been shown that Salviae Miltiorrhziae Radix can speed up bone healing.
Bone fracture, degeneration of bone, lower back pain, general weakness, osteoporosis and nocturnal emission.
4-6 tablets three times per day, before meals.
Tonifies kidney yang, nourishes the essence and blood, and strengthens bones.
Nourishes body essence and strengthens bones.
Cornus Corni Fructus Shan Zhu Yu
Rehmannia Rehmanniae Radix Shen Di Huang
Lycium Fruit Lycii Fructus Gou Qi Zi
Cuscuta Cucsutae Semen Tu Si Zi
Morinda Morindae Radix Ba Ji Tian
Eucommia Eucommiae Cortex Du Zhong
Dipsacus Dipsaci Radix Xu Duan
Tang-Kuei Angelicae Radix Dang Gui
Salvia Salviae Miltiorrhziae Radix Dan Shen
Cinnamon Cinnamomi Cortex Gui Zhi
Dioscorea Dioscorea Batatis Shan Yao
Chinese Medical Description:
Cornus, Rehmannia, Lycium Fruit
Nourishes the Liver and Kidneys
Cuscuta, Morinda, Eucommia, Dipsacus
Tonifies the Kidneys; strengthens the bones and ligaments
Tang-Kuei, Salvia
Nourishes the Blood and activates the circulation
Tonifies Kidney Yang
Nourishes the Spleen and Kidneys