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Chinese Gentian Root (Radix Gentianae) - 龙胆草 (lóng dǎn cǎo)

Chinese Gentian Root (Radix Gentianae) - 龙胆草 (lóng dǎn cǎo)

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English Name:  Chinese Gentian Root, Scabrous Gentian Root, Gentiana, Long Dan Cao

Chinese Name: 龙胆草/龍膽草

Common Uses  in Traditional Chinese Medicine:

Actions Indications/Syndromes

Drains Damp-Heat from the Liver and Gallbladder channels

Damp-Heat in the upper portion of the Gall Bladder Channel with red, swollen sore throat and eyes; swollen, painful ears or sudden deafness

Damp-Heat in the Liver/Gallbladder with jaundice, pain, swelling or dampness in the genital area or foul-smelling vaginal discharge and itching

Drains and pacifies Excess Liver Fire

Liver Fire Blazing Upward with headache or red eyes

Liver Wind-Heat with fever, spasms, convulsions or flank pain

Net Weight: 16 oz / 1 lb

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. 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.

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