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Pharbitis Seed (Semen Pharbitidis) - 牵牛子/黑丑牛 (Qian Niu Zi / Hei Chou)

Pharbitis Seed (Semen Pharbitidis) - 牵牛子/黑丑牛 (Qian Niu Zi / Hei Chou)

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Common Names: Pharbitis Seed, Hei Chou Niu

Pharmaceutical Name: Radix Stephaniae Tetrandrae

Chinese Names: 牵牛子, 黑丑, 黑醜牛, (qiān niú zi, hēi chǒu niú)

Common Uses of Qian Niu Zi in Traditional Chinese Medicine: 

  • Drives out water through the urine and stool
  • Descends Lung Qi and drives out Phlegm and thin mucus (Tan Yin)
  • Unblocks the bowels and removes Damp-Heat
  • Expels intestinal parasites and reduces Stagnation

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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