Yunnan Baiyao

Yunnan Baiyao is an extremely versatile oriental medicine invented in 1902. During the Vietnam war, soldiers carried medicine to stop bleeding if they got injured. Is it thought to lessen the blood loss and promote a healing plethora of others benefits. Yunnan Baiyao is a proprietary Chinese herbal formulation that originated in the Yunnan province in China.Bai means “white” and yao means “medicine”.

How Safe Is It?

Yunnan Baiyao is considered a safe medicine to use for dogs. Dogs with having liver issues should not be given the medicine every single day or prolonged period of time.

How To Safely Use The Medicine

Always ask for vets advice before giving the dog a medicine. Mention the following when seeing a doctor:

  • Your dog’s existing medical conditions.
  • Other drugs your dog is taking
  • The drug’s ingredients

What Can It Be Used For?

  • Immune system function
  • Arthritis
  • Bleeding
  • Swelling
  • Tumors
  • Wounds

Side Effects

  • Stomach Upset
  • Liver problems if over -use


Yunnan Baiyao can cause effects similar to aconitine poisoning.

This include:

  • Vomiting/nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Temporary Paralysis
  • Pain

Note: Check with the vet before you begin giving Yunnan Baiyao to your dog.


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