Radix Rehmanniae

Radix Rehmanniae Action: Fresh Readix Rchmanniae : To remore heat and promote the production of body fluid, to reduce heat in blood, and to arrest bleeding. Radix Rehmanniae (unprocessed): To reduce heat in blood, to nourish yin and promote the production of body fluid. Indications: Fresh Radix Rehmanniae: Impairment of yin in febrile diseases marked by deep red tongue and…

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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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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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