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Verbena (Herba Verbenae) - 马鞭草 (mǎ biān cǎo)

Verbena (Herba Verbenae) - 马鞭草 (mǎ biān cǎo)

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English Name:  Verbena (Herba Verbenae), European Verbena, Iron Herb, Vervain, Ma Bian Cao

Chinese Name:  马鞭草 /馬鞭草

Common Uses  in Traditional Chinese Medicine:

Actions Indications/Syndromes

Invigorates the Blood, reduces abdominal masses, cools the Blood and unblocks the menses

Dysmenorrhea or amenorrhea due to Blood Stasis

Abdominal masses (can be used as a stand-alone herb in decoction chased by warm wine)

Clears Heat and resolves toxicity

Severe sore throat, throat Bi, and other accumulations of Heat toxin including breast abscess (use the macerated fresh herb), swollen, painful gums

Facilitates urination and checks malarial disorders

Internal blockage of Dampness with edema or ascites

Malarial disorders (use the fresh juice)

Promotes urination and reduces edema

Edema, ascites and water accumulation during the later stages of parasitic infections

Net Weight: 16 oz / 1 lb

Loose, whole herbs may vary from pictures due to its natural form and cut. Bag packaging may also differ as we source from multiple sources to ensure we have product on hand. All will have labels indicating scientific name, Chinese name, and weight.

Disclaimer & Precautions: This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Use Chinese herbs or herbal extracts with caution. Professional advice is suggested. In TCM, Chinese herbs are often combined in the context of formulas to enhance each other's desirable action and to minimize any potential side effect. Consult a professional if you are pregnant or are taking any prescription medications or Western medications as it can cause interference or have a strong effect on the body.

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