He Shou Wu is a Chinese herbal medicine, derived from the Polygonum multiflorum Thunb plant.
The name “He Shou Wu” translates to “the black-haired Mr. He.” It’s said that the remedy was named due to the transformational, youth-restoring effects it had on “Mr. He” when he discovered the herb.
It’s also referred to as Chinese knotweed and known as Fo-Ti in America.
This popular herbal remedy is used worldwide — often to promote good health and virility, as well as to treat a variety of different health conditions
The plant itself is a type of vine. Once harvested, the leaves, roots, and root tubers are separated and combined with other ingredients to create remedies to treat different ailments.
Nutritional Info Per 100g
Energy KJ – 1287KJ
Energy Kcal – 306Kcal
Total Fat 1.17g
of which saturates 0.45g
of which sugars 5.59g
Dietary Fibre 21.26g