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Zi Cao 紫草 Radix Lithospermi

English Name: lithospermum root, arnebia. groomwell root
Property: sweet, cold
Channel: HT, LR
Part used: root
Dosage: 3-9g

Category:

Actions/Indications:
1. Cools blood, invigorates blood, resolves toxins: incomplete eruption of measles,
various bleeding
2. Eliminates heat toxins from the skin: carbuncles, abscesses, lesions, eczema, vaginal
itching, burns
3. Moistens the Intestines, unblocks the bowels: dry constipation

Contraindications: diarrhea, loose stool, SP/ST deficient cold

Brand

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Herbology (TCM) Chinese Medicine