Angelica pubescens may be
used as a pain reliever. The root of this plant alleviates the pain and numbness in joints
and muscles attributed to cold, damp weather conditions. This herb is traditionally used
in Chinese medicine and is classified as bitter, acrid and warm.
How It May Benefit
pain in the lower back
and legs that worsens in cold, damp weather.
mild headache and
toothache that respond to changes in the weather.
Do not use angelica root
when you have symptoms such as fever, chills, headache, thirst, sweating, and a rapid
Herbs should only be used under the supervision of an experienced
herbalist or naturopath experienced in herbs.
This herb is often used in
combination with other Chinese herbs such as wild ginger and gentiana.
However, please see a qualified Chinese Herbalist before taking any Chinese