And is sertainly cheaper than what a TCM practitioner will charge. Chinese herbs ARE very effective and can do miracles when prescribed by a qualified chinese therapist. The woman I go to(occasionaly) is very knowlegeable and helped me with some stubborn problems. The thing is though - their treatment is expensive, 35 pound worth of herbs every week!
I know a lot about herbs myself, and asked for a composition list of every formula she gave me. I would check them all with medical websites, so that I know what I'm taking. Happy with this Bupleurum tabs, liver feels lighter. One thing - Dong Quai Root will make your skin sensitive to the sunlight. Not a problem in winter, in summer I take 1 tablet dayly, not 2 tabs twice a day, so it's a quarter dose. Also it is plant estrogen, good for older women, but female cancers may be made worse when exposed to estrogen. Cyperus and Peony are calming herbs, actually in Europe Peony tincture is taken as a sleep aid. Not enough of it in 1 tablet to make you sleepy, don't worry. But, as with all herbal supplements, don't take it if you are on serious meds, they can interact.