We chose the Seven Forest product line because of their quality, innovation, and commitment to education. Subhuti Dharmananda, founder of the Institute For Traditional Medicine (ITM) has studied the classical Chinese Herb formulas and has expanded upon them to meet the challenges of the health issues we face in the current era. The Seven Forest formulas are manufactured in the U.S. free of pharmaceuticals and heavy metals. I.T.M. is careful not to use known toxic herbs in their formulas. Seven Forest formulas are presented in convenient tablet form. ITM provides extensive and ongoing education on their formulas and Chinese Medicine as a whole. Please contact your Practitioner for personalized recommendations regarding the Seven Forest product line. Pine Mountain and White Tiger are also lines manufactured under the supervision of ITM (Subhuti Dharmananda).