Frequently Asked Questions
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Can I add the Concentrated Decoctions to juice for my child to drink?
You may put the recommended dosage in 1 ounce of boiling water, cover for 5 minutes, and then add it to juice.
What is the Difference Between Professional and OTC?
Si Jin Bao Herbaceuticals are available in various concentrations for professionals and consumers alike. The label will either have the designation “Professional” or “OTC.” Professional concentrations are stronger than their Over-the-Counter counterpart, therefore requiring a professional evalutation for proper dosage and a treatment schedule.
Are your herbs laboratory tested?
All of our herbs are tested in two independent laboratories to ensure purity of the raw materials before they are processed in our own facility. We only use the highest-quality of herbs to create our formulas and are committed to staying on the cutting edge of the Herbaceutical industry.
What is the shelf life of a concentrated decoction?
Our concentrated decoctions and creams improve with aging. Like fine wine, they get better over time. Any of our products will last for a minimum of 3 years after purchase.
Are these products safe for pregnant women and children?
Our herbs are completely safe for pregnant women, infants & children. Check dosage requirements and consult your health care provider before use.
Please be advised that ancient healing systems such as traditional Chinese medicine, Classical Chinese medicine , Ancient Chinese medicine, Kampo ( Traditional Japanese Herbal medicine), Hangul ( Traditional Korean Medicine) are vastly different in the diagnosis and treatment of dysfunctional physiological processes namely diseases. The appropriate trained professional should be consulted on any specified condition.
Are there any specific storage requirements?
Ideal conditions for storage are in a cool, dark place away from any extreme temperatures or temperature changes. Our concentrated decoctions are extremely stable and will hold up well in conditions that are less than ideal.
What are Concentrated Decoctions?
Decoctions are derived from a unique form of extracting the herbs to create a more potent and easily assimilated form. The net result is a liquid and/or cream that can be used topically or taken as a tea.
In China, over 80% of all herbs are processed by patients into decoctions. However, many patients do not follow through with their herbal treatment in the West due to the extensive amount of time and effort it takes to do so correctly. At Si Jin Bao, we do all of the work and whether you are a consumer or a professional within the industry, it is easy to use and has been shown to increase patient compliance and provide powerful results.
Where can I purchase Professional products?
Si Jin Bao’s professional line of products are available to the consumer through our vetted and approved Health Care professionals. You may view them here.
Our OTC line may also be purchased through the above professionals, or through this website.