Overview

Danshen is an herb. The root is commonly used in Traditional Chinese Medicine. It is often combined with other herbs.

Danshen is used for heart and blood vessel health, cancer, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

How does it work ?

Danshen appears to thin the blood by preventing platelet and blood clotting. It also causes blood vessels to widen, and this can improve circulation.

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