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Chinese Traditional Medicine

What dosage of corydalis supplement is typically used for adults?

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  • Adults (18 years and older):

    Doses of 3.25 grams and 6.5 grams of raw corydalis extracts have been taken by mouth for the treatment of pain. Rotundium, a component of corydalis, has been used for abnormal heart rhythms.

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  • ADaniel Hsu, DAOM, Alternative & Complementary Medicine, answered
    If I take corydalis supplements, how much should I take?
    Corydalis can be taken in granular form or pill form, but the dosage should be 3-9 grams per day, maximum. In this video, oriental medicine expert Daniel Hsu, DAOM, explains why he thinks the granular form is an ideal way to take this herb. 
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