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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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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Divaricate Saposhnikovia

Divaricate Saposhnikovia Organic Radix Saposhnikoviae (Rhizoma) Latin name:Radix Saposhnikoviae English name: Divaricate Saposhnikovia Root Chinese name: Fang Feng The source is from the root of Saposhnikoviae divaricata (Turcz.) Schischk, family Umbelliferae. Its producing areas are mainly in those of Northeast China, Hebei, Sichuan, and Yunnan, etc.. Divaricate Saposhnikovia Rootis the dried root of Saposhnikovia divaricata (Turcz.) Schischk. (Fam. Umbelliferae). Functions:…

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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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