With a history of use stretching back at least 2,000 years, the root of Rehmannia is counted as one of the 50 most important herbs in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
This is a herb that can bring calm in times of stress, give energy when tiredness threatens to take over and bring clarity of mind in times of confusion. These clever plants are able to modulate the release of stress hormones from the adrenal glands, helping to restore innate immune function whilst helping the body to adapt to various different stressors.
- Kidney Health - associated with adrenal fatigue and exhaustion.
- Menopause - few studies are now confirming Rehmannia’s effectiveness in combating night sweats and hormone disruptions.
- Heart Health - protecting the body against the oxidative damage that is indicated in many heart complaints.
- Anti diabetes
- plays a major role in chronic health concerns like dementia and alzheimers disease
Rehmannia may lower blood sugar and therefore interact with antidiabetic drugs.