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Ban Mao (Cantharides)

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Cold Ban Mao (Mylabris)
Spicy, Cold, Toxic
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bān máo
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Contraindications and Cautions

  • Do not use during pregnancy. This herb has been shown to cause teratogenic (birth defects) effects.

Herb-Drug Interactions

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Toxicity and Overdose

  • This herb is considered toxic (while some Chinese herbs are toxic, it must be noted that many come prepared, or are combined, to mitigate their toxicity).