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Bai Hua She She Cao (Oldenlandia or Heydyotis)

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Cold Bai Hua She She Cao (Herba Hedyotidis Diffusae)
Channels:
LIV, ST, LI.
Properties:
Bitter, Sweet, Cold
Latin:
Herba Hedyotidis Diffusae
Chinese:
白花蛇舌草
Tone Marks:
bái huā shé shé căo
Translation:
White patterned snake's tongue herb

Actions

  • Clears heat, dries dampness, and strongly neutralizes Fire Toxins
    For intestinal abscesses, cancer of the gastrointestinal tract, esophagus or stomach, reduces jaundice, treats acute appendicitis, or toxic sores and ulcerations. Also used for snakebites.
  • Promotes urination
    For hot and painful urinary tract infections.

Contraindications and Cautions

  • Contraindicated during pregnancy.

Herb-Drug Interactions

  • This section is being researched, and is not completed.

Toxicity and Overdose

  • This section is being researched, and is not completed.

Dosage

  • 15-60 grams.
  • Part used: entire plant.
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