Herb 5 of 16 in
Warm, Spicy Herbs that Release the Exterior
Radix et Rhizoma Ligustici Chinensis
Chinese Herb Actions
Expels Wind-Cold and Stops Headache
Used especially for vertex headache, or headache that travels from the vertex to the cheeks and teeth.
- Expels Wind and Stops Pain
For joint pain, arthritic pain, and abdominal pain due to wind and cold.
- Treats Both Ends of the Du Mai
Can treat acute lower back pain from exterior Wind-Cold invasion.
Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions
This herb is very drYing, caution in patient's with Yin or blood Deficiency.
Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose
Chinese Herb Dosage
- 3-9 grams.
- Part Used: root and rhizome.
This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas: