Source: Ba Ji Tian (Radix Morindae Offininalis) is derived from the root of Morinda Officinalis How. It is commonly used in its’ dry form and sometimes after being soaked in a salt solution.
Category: Tonifying – Yang Tonifying
Common Name: Morinda Root.
Channels Entered: Kidney & Liver.
Indications: Its main applied uses are for Kidney-Yang deficiency manifesting as: Impotence, infertility, incontinence, irregular menstruation or cold pain in the lower abdomen. Another use is for the treatment of wind-cold-damp obstruction. This typically presents as tight muscles of lower back and legs, joint pain and reduced mobility.
Cautions and Contra-Indications: Antagonises Dan Shen. Contra-indicated for damp-heat or yin deficiency heat in addition to urinary difficulty.