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Herbs that Clear and Relieve Summerheat
Semen Phaseoli Munginis
Chinese Herb Actions
Especially in treating excess thirst from heat in the summer. Often taken as a tea to avoid the occurrence of Summerheat.
- Used as an antidote for toxic substances, pesticides, and especially for overdose of Radix Lateralis Aconiti Carmichaeli Praeparata (fu zi).
Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions
Do not use in cases of cold from deficiency of the spleen and stomach with diarrhea.
Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose
Chinese Herb Dosage
- 15-30 grams. Cook with Radix Glycyrrhizae (gan cao) as an antidote to Radix Lateralis Aconiti Carmichaeli Praeparata (fu zi) poisoning, using 120 grams of Lu Dou to 60 grams of Gan Cao.