(commonly used Chinese herbal medicine in Sichuan)
[source] it is the root of Hibiscus syriacus. See "yellow eggplant flower" for plant morphology.
[collection] harvest in autumn and winter.
[flavor] light, flat.
Functions and indications: tonifying the spleen, transforming the spleen, dredging the meridians and eliminating food. Treatment of chest and abdominal distension, dyspepsia.
[usage and dosage] oral: decoction, 3-5 yuan.
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Goldilocks. Jin Feng Mao
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Ulva lactuca. Chun
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Goose feet board. E Jiao Ban
Snail. Luo Si
Horse bone. Ma Gu
Aster Taibai. Tai Bai Xiao Zi Wan
Camphor. Xiang Zhang
Branches and leaves of wild pear. Ye Li Zhi Ye
Epimedium root. Yin Yang Huo Gen