Herbal formulas

Herbal formula can be used to help manage disharmony, regulate imbalances in the body and complement our acupuncture sessions.

What is Chinese herbal formula?

Used in conjunction with other strategies, Chinese herbal formula can assist in reaching your long-term holistic health goals.

An increasing number of studies (1, 2 & 3) have produced outcomes suggesting herbal medicine — in addition to medical treatment — can assist with a number of neurological and physical health concerns from reproductive health to mental health.



1. Chinese herbal medicine for female infertility: an updated meta-analysis

2. Chinese herbal medicine for subfertile women with polycystic ovarian syndrome

3. Herbal medicine for psychiatric disorders: Psychopharmacology and neuroscience-based nomenclature

Prescribing herbal formula

Acumend practitioners are fully qualified to prescribe patent  herbal formulas safely and effectively to patients. We obtain all the necessary information during your consultation — such as health background, symptoms, and allergies — to ensure our herbal formula prescriptions are  safely administered  with the focus and intent of  improving   your health and wellbeing.

At Acumend, we only stock Chinese herbal formula brands that are in line with Chinese Pharmacopoeia’s guidelines. Considering the patient’s convenience, we stock herbal formulas in the form of capsules, pills and tea blends.


Herbal formulas from Black Pearl and ChinaMed can only be purchased via consultation.


Black Pearl®

Black Pearl® have a wide range of herbal pills that are produced to the maximum potency with all essential ingredients intact, making them superior to pills that are made from powdered herbs.

Developed in partnership with a team of senior clinicians in China, the Black Pearl range is a result of traditional knowledge coming together with Western clinical health.

The Black Pearl® herbal pill range is manufactured under Australian Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards, which are regulated by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA).

Please note: Black Pearl products can only be purchased via consultation.


The ChinaMed® capsule range has been developed in consultation with our team of senior TCM clinicians in China, who assisted us in developing innovative formulations designed to address modern Western conditions. 

Each formula makes use of specific ingredients and combinations of ingredients that have proven consistently effective over several decades of clinical practice.

Please note: ChinaMed products can only be purchased via consultation.


Zilch Acne Formula by Dr. Vivian Tam (CM) is a 100% natural, herbal supplement–made with Chinese Herbal Medicine ingredients– designed for acne. 

Its powerful blend works to stimulate healing the skin’s healing response from the inside out to promote radiance and a long term solution to problematic skin.