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Arctium (Fructus Arctii) - 牛蒡子 (niú bàng zi)

Arctium (Fructus Arctii) - 牛蒡子 (niú bàng zi)

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English Name: Arctium(Fructus Arctii), Great Burdock Fruit, Cocklebur, Niu Bang Zi

Chinese Name: 牛蒡子

Common Uses  in Traditional Chinese Medicine: 

Actions Indications/Syndromes

Disperses Wind-Heat and benefits the throat

Wind-Heat with fever, cough and sore throat

Relieves toxicity and vents rashes

Carbuncles, red swellings, early-stage measles, mumps, erythema, acute febrile maculo-papular rashes

Incomplete expression of rashes

Pruritic rashes due to Wind-Heat

Moistens the Intestines

Wind-Heat toxins where there is also Internal Heat causing constipation

Constipation associated with other forms of toxicity such as acne


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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