Eucommia Bark (杜仲) is ranked among the top Chinese herbs for the many health benefits it can provide. Eucommia Bark or Du Zhong is known for its ability to nourish liver and kidney, prevent inflammation, improves immune system, fortify muscles and bones. Du Zhong is not only commonly used as confinement herbs but it is also used to help calm foetus or stabilise pregnancy. This Chinese herb tastes bitter sweet and is warm in nature. Suitable for people with deficiency of liver and kidneys and is effective in reducing high blood pressure, blood serum and cholesterol. However, please seek your TCM physician’s advice as an overdose may result in giddiness, tiredness, weakness etc.