Safflower – Hong Hua (Flos Carthami)

honghuaSource: Hong Hua – the flower of Carthamus tinctorius L., family Compositae.

Function: Huang Hua promotes blood circulation to remove blood stasis, promotes menstruation and alleviates pain.

Application: Hong Hua is used for painful periods or no periods, abdominal pain after childbirth, masses, trauma and pain of the joints etc. In addition, it can be used for angina pectoris.