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Sophora Root (Radix Sophorae) - 苦参 (kǔ shēn)

Sophora Root (Radix Sophorae) - 苦参 (kǔ shēn)

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English Name:  Sophora Root (Radix Sophorae), Flavescent Sophora Root, Yellow Pagoda Tree Root, Radix Sophorae Flavescentis, Ku Shen

Chinese Name: 苦参/苦參

Product Name: 苦參片, Radix Sophorae

Common Uses  in Traditional Chinese Medicine:

Actions Indications/Syndromes

Clears Heat and dries Dampness

Damp-Heat in the Lower Jiao with jaundice, diarrhea, dysenteric disorders, vaginal discharge and sores, viral hepatitis

Disperses Wind, kills parasites and stops itching

Damp-toxin skin lesions or infestations with chronic itching, scabies, seepage and bleeding (internal and topical)

Genital itching and vaginal discharge (internal and topical)

Bronchial asthma

Clears Heat and promotes urination

Damp-Heat in the Small Intestine

Painful urinary dysfunction

Hot edema

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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