1. Measure out 6 level spoons (measuring spoon included with each prescription)
2. Place into a teacup and top up with hot water
3. Stir well, allow to cool down to a comfortable temperature and drink (please
keep hot drink away from children).
4. Female patients need to stop taking herbs during menstruation unless
instructed otherwise by the herbalist
- Can be taken before or after meals unless specified otherwise by the herbalist
if you develop a new viral infection, cold, flu or stomach upset that is not part of
- Please do not drink tea within 30mins after taking herbs; Stop taking the herbs
the original presenting symptoms you are being treated for and only resume when
all the symptoms have passed
- Always inform your herbalist if you are taking any other medication or starting a
new course of antibiotics
- Keep the herbs out of reach of children
Consult your herbalist if you are still unsure about how to prepare the medicine.
Chinese herbs have been used safety for centuries. However, as with all medications individuals may be sensitive or have usually reactions.
If you experience any of the following symptoms:
Severe tiredness, dramatic loss of appetite, diarrhoea, headache, nausea, upper abdominal pain, feeling generally unwell, jaundice, unusually darkened urine or anything else that is not part of the original presenting symptoms you are being treated for - Stop taking the herbs and consult your herbalist. Do not restart the herbs until instructed to do so.
Capsulated herbal medicine is also available with a surcharge if required.