Thinleaf Milkwort Root

Thinleaf Milkwort Root Thinleaf Milkwort Root is the dried root of polygala tenuifolia Willd. or polygala sibirica L. (Fam. Polygalaceae). Action: To indue sedation and benefit the mentality ,to promote expectoration,and to cause subsidence of swelling. Indications: Insomnia,dream-disturbed sleep,forgetful -ness,palpitation,trance;cough with sputum difficult to expectorate;boils and sores,swelling and pain in the breast. extract, polygala, extract polygala, root, thinleaf, milkwort, thinleaf…

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Dwarf Lilyturf Root Tuber

Dwarf Lilyturf Root Tuber Dwarf Lilyturf Tuber is the dried root tuber of Ophiopogon japonicus (Thunb.) Ker-Gawl. ( F a m. Liliaceae). Action: To nurish yin and promote the productuon of body fluid, to moisten the lung, and ease the mind. Indications: Dry cough, phthisical cough; thrist due to impairment of body fluid; fidgetness and insommia; diabetes caused by internal…

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Tinospora Root

 Tinospora Root Tinospora Root is the dried root tuber of Tinospora sagittata (Oliv.) Gagnep. or Tinospora capillipes Gagnep. (Fam. Menispermaceae). Action: To remove toxic heat, to cure sore throat and to relieve pain. Indications: Swelling and pain of the throat, carbuncles and boils; diarrhea, dysentery; epigastric pain of heat type. Usage: For external use, appropriate quantity to be ground into…

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Lalang Grass

Lalang Grass Latin name:Cortex Dictamni/ Dictamnus dasycarpus Turcz. 2.Dictamnus angustifolius G.Don ex Sweet. Lalang Grass Rhizome is the dried rhizome of Imperata cylindrica Beauv. var. major (Nees) C. E. Hubb.(Fam.Gramineae). Action: Toarrest bleeding by reducing heat in blood, to remove heat, and to cause diuresis. Indications: Spitting of blood, epistaxis and bematuria due to heat in the blood; febrile diseases…

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Lesser Galangal Rhizome

extract, officinarum, rhizome, lesser, galangal, lesser galangal, galangal rhizome, rhizome extract, alpinia, alpinia officinarum, hance, officinarum hance, rhizoma, alpiniae, rhizoma alpiniae, alpiniae officinarum, extract rhizoma, officinarum extract, extract alpinia, hance extract, index, cold, herb, chinese, corona, powders, latin, latin index, stomach, pain    Lesser Galangal Rhizome Lesser Galangal Rhizome is the dried rhizome of Alpinia officinarum Hance (Fam. Zingiberaceae).The drug…

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Common Andrographis

Common Andrographis Common Andrographis Herb is the dried aerial part of Andrographis paniculate (Burm. f.) Nees (Fam. Acanthaceae). Action: To remove heat, couteract toxicity, and induce subsidence of swelling. Indications: Influenza with fever, sore throat, ulcers in the mouth or on the tongue; acute or chronic cough; colitis, dysentery; urinary infection with difficult painful urination; carbuncles, sores, venomous snake bite….

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Acorus calamus

Acorus calamus Acorus calamus is a Perennial, semi-aquatic and smelly plant, found in both temperate and subtemperate zones. It is upto 6 feet tall, aromatic, sword-shaped leaves and small, yellow/green flowers with branched rhizome. Rhizome horizontal, jointed, somewhat vertically compressed, spongy within, 1.25-2.5 cm in thickness, pale to dark brown or ocassionally orange-brown in colour, leaves grass-like or sword shaped,…

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Wild Mint Herb Extract

Wild Mint Herb Extract This Wild Mint herb has long been known to relieve nausea & vomiting of pregnancy, and travel sickness. It is a traditional treatment of fevers, colds and influenza. As an inhalant, this herb is used as temporary relief for nasal catarrh. Where headaches are associated with digestion, Peppermint may help. As a nervine, it eases anxiety &…

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Heartleaf Houttuynia Herb

Heartleaf Houttuynia Herb Heartleaf Houttuynia Herb is the dried aerial part of Houttuynia cordata Thunb. (Fam. Saururaceae). Action: To remove toxic heat, to promote the drainange of pus, and to relieve dysuria. Indications: Lung abscess with purulent expectoration; heat in the lung with cough and dyspnea; acute dysentery; acute urinary infection; carbuncles and sores. Usage: To be boiled briefly; of…

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Uniflower Swisscentaury Root

Uniflower Swisscentaury Root Uniflower Swisscentaury Root is the dried root of Rhaponticum uniflorum (L. ) DC (Fam. Compositae). Action: To remove toxic heat for treating subcutaneo- us infections, to promote lactation, and to relieve muscular contracture. Indications: Mastitis with swelling and pain,carbun- cle, scrofula and ulcers; galactostasis; arthritis with ankylosis. Precaution: Used with caution in pregnancy.   extract, root, uniflower,…

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Snakegourd Root

Snakegourd Root Snakegourd Root is the dried root of Trichosanthes kirilowii Maxim. or Trichosanthes japonica Regel (Fam. Cucurbitaceae). Action: To remove heat, to promote the production of body fluid, and to facilitate the drainage of pus and the subsidence of sweelling. Indications: Thrist in febrile disease; dry cough due to heat in the lung; diabetes caused by internal heat; sores…

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Chinese Gentian Root

Chinese Gentian Root Name: Chinese gentian Biological Name: Gentianae longdancao,Gentianaceae Other Names: Chinese gentian, gentian, Long dan cao, gentian root Product Name: Gentian Extract Product Origin: China Scientific name (Latin name): gentiana scabra Gentian root(Radix Gentianae, Gentian,Gentiana Lutea,Chinese Gentian) Family: Gentianaceae Herbs:Radix Gentianae, Gentian(Gentiana Lutea), Chinese Gentian Function & usage: 1)This species is commonly used for medicinal purposes and to…

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Siberian Cocklebur Fruit

Siberian Cocklebur Fruit Siberian Cocklebur Fruit is the dried ripe bur with involucre of Xanthium sibricum Patr.(Fam. Compositae). Action: To dispel wind and damp,and to relieve nasal obstruction. Indications: Headache caused by windcold; sinusitis with nasal discharge; urticaria with itching; arthritis with muscle contracture caused by damp. extract, siberian, cocklebur, siberian cocklebur, fruit, cocklebur fruit, fruit extract, xanthium, patr, fructus,…

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Hairyvein Agrimonia

Hairyvein Agrimonia Hairyvein Agrimonia Herb is the dried aerial part of Agrimonia pilosa Ledeb.(Fam. Rosaceae). Action: To arrest bleeding, to stop malaria attacks, to relieve dysentery, and to counteract toxicity. Indications: Hemoptysis, bematemesis, abnormal uterine bleeding; malaria; dysentery with bloody stools; overstrain; boils and sores; pudental itching with excessive leukorrhea. Usage:Appropriate quantity for external use. extract, agrimonia, herb, hairyvein, hairyvein…

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Cape Jasmine Fruit

Cape Jasmine Fruit Cape Jasmine Fruit is the dried ripe fruit of Gardenia jasminoides Ellis (Fam. Rubiaceae). Action: To reduce fire and ease the mind, to eliminate damp-heat, and to remove heat from blood and counteract toxicity. Fructus Gardeniae (charred) : To arrest bleeding by removing heat from blood. Indications: Febrile diseases with restlessness; jaundice with dark urine; hematuria with…

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Songaria Cynomorium

Songaria Cynomorium Songaria Cynomorium Herb is the dried fleshy stem of Cynomorium songaricum Rupr. (Fam. Cynomoiaceae). Action: To reinforce the kidney yang, to replenish vital essence and blood, and to relax bowels. Indications: Aching and weakness of the loins and knees, impotence, spermatorrhea, constipation. extract, cynomorium, herb, songaria, songaria cynomorium, cynomorium herb, herb extract, songaricum, cynomorium songaricum, rupr, songaricum rupr,…

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Sweet Wormwood

Sweet Wormwood Sweet Wormwood Herb is the dried aerial part of Artemisia annua L. (Fam. Compositae). The Drug is collected in autumn on flowering, removed from the older stems, and dried in the shade. Action: To remove summer-heat, to relieve consumptive fever, and to stop malarial attacks. Indications: Fever caused by summerheat; afternoon fever in deficiency of yin or in…

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Weeping Forsythia Capsule

Weeping Forsythia Capsule Weeping Forsythia Capsule is the dried fruit of Forsythia suspensa(Thunb.) Vahl (Fam. Oleaceae). The drug is collected in autumn when nearly ripe and still greenish, removed from foreign matter, steamed thoroughly and dried in the sun (know as “Qingqiao”) ; or the drug is collected when fully ripe, dried and removed from foreign matter (known as “Laoqiao”)…

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