Lu Rong (Elk/Deer Horn, Velvet) - Chinese Herbal Medicine

  • English Name:  Elk/Deer Horn, Velvet
  • Pinyin Name:  Lu Rong

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  • Tonify kidneys, strengthen yang - fatigue, impotence, cold limbs, lightheadedness, lower back and knee pain, tinnitus, frequent and clear urine.
  • Tonify the governing vessel, augments essence and blood, strengthens sinews and bones - children with mental/physical developmental issues.
  • Regulates the conception vessel, chong mai, and stabilizies the dai mai - cold deficient leukorrhea or uterine bleeding, infertility with a cold womb.
  • Tonifies and nourishes qi and blood - chronic ulcerations/yin-type boils (concave, clear fluid oozing, unhealing).
Functional Grouping (See All)
  • Herbs That Tonify Yang

  • Dosage and Preparation Notes
    • Dosage: 1-3g powder, start with low doses
    Channels/Meridians Influenced (See All)

     ◦ Kidney ◦ Liver

    Associated Temperature and Taste (See All)

     ◦ Warm (Wen) ◦ Sweet (Gan) ◦ Salty (Xian)

    Staff Notes:

    This herb is expensive and most often used when alternatives are not appropriate.


    Herbal Formulas Which Include Lu Rong

    Below you will find Traditional Chinese Medicine herbal formulas which contain Lu Rong (in alphabetical order). You May click on the name of the formula for more details or click on any of the products from our store to read usage information or to purchase a particular formula.

    TCM FormulaClinical Functions

    Related Conditions:

     ◦ Impotence (Erectile Dysfunction) ◦ Knee Pain ◦ Back Pain ◦ Tinnitus ◦ Leukorrhea ◦ Uterine Bleeding ◦ Infertility

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