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Aster Root (Radix Asteris) - 紫菀 (zǐ wǎn)

Aster Root (Radix Asteris) - 紫菀 (zǐ wǎn)

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English Name: Aster Root (Radix Asteris), Purple Aster, Tatarian Aster Root

Chinese Name: 紫菀

Common Uses  in Traditional Chinese Medicine:

Actions Indications/Syndromes

Relieves coughs and expels Phlegm

Cough of various etiologies including Wind-Cold and Wind-Heat, Lung Deficiency and consumption (Yin Deficiency) (primarily chronic coughing, especially Cold-induced with copious sputum that is difficult to expectorate or Blood streaked sputum)

Asthma, rebellious Qi, Phlegm with a stale feeling



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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