This ChinaMed Motherhood FT2 (Fertility Support) formula is a Chinese herbal formula designed to help strengthen and nourish the reproductive system and the growing foetus. This formula may be helpful in the second half of a reproductive cycle to help secure and nourish a growing foetus if conception has taken place. This formula may also help to secure the foetus in the early phase of pregnancy, which may be useful in cases where a threat of miscarriage might be present.
Traditional Chinese Medicine Actions: Tonifies the Qi, nourishes the Blood and tonifies the Kidney.
Indications: Support and balance women's physiology and function.
Formula: An Gong Gu Tai Fang
SIGNS & SYMPTOMS
Fatigue, muscular weakness
Bearing down sensation and pain in the lower abdomen
Tongue is pale, or pale and red, with a thin white coat
Pulse is thready, weak and deep (may also be slippery)
DOSAGE & COURSE OF TREATMENT
3 - 4 capsules, 2 - 3 times daily
In severe cases and in the early stages of treatment (first 1 to 3 weeks) the dosage may be increased by 50 - 100%.
Course of treatment: may be taken for the duration of the pregnancy.
CONTRAINDICATIONS & INTERACTIONS
Not suitable for cases with signs of Heat (thirst, dark and scanty urination, constipation with dry stool, deep red tongue with a dry
yellow coat, rapid pulse).
Rest in bed during the acute stage and restrict physical exertion to a minimum. Refrain from sexual activity as well as excessive
stimulation or excitement for the duration of the pregnancy.