Description: Reduces symptoms of the common cold especially sore throat and fever
Dosage: Administer half an hour before or one hour after eating. For prevention of the common cold: 4 tablets may be administered two times per day. In the first 24 hours of acquiring the common cold, 6 tablets may be administered every 2-4 hours, then reduced to a maintenance dose of 6 tablets 3 times per day as the formula takes effect. May be used short-term for a few days to a few weeks. Although Gan Mao Ling is most effective when taken at the early stages of the common cold, it can be taken all the way through to speed recovery.
C/I: Contraindicated if strong chills are present.
Cautions: Use with caution in persons with hemorrhagic disorders or with persons on anti-coagulant therapy. Use with caution in persons with pronounced physical weakness or persons that tend to always be cold.