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Chinese Herb-Drug Interactions

Chinese herbs that may interact or interfere with Western pharmaceutical drugs.

Herb-Drug interactions are added to the website slowly, and this list represents only a fraction of the possbile Herb-Drug interactions that may occur when combining Chinese and Western medicine. If you are prescribing or using Chinese herbs, do NOT use this list as a complete or definitive reference for determining the safety of combining medicines.


There are 43 Herb(s) that have potential Drug Interactions

Bai Hua She (Agkistrodon, Bungarus) Bai Hua She
Agkistrodon, Bungarus
Ban Bian Lian (Chinese Lobelia, Lobelia) Ban Bian Lian
Chinese Lobelia, Lobelia
Cang Zhu (Black Atractylodes Rhizone) Cang Zhu
Black Atractylodes Rhizone
Che Qian Zi (Plantago Seed, Plantain Seed) Che Qian Zi
Plantago Seed, Plantain Seed
Chi Shi Zhi (Halloysite, Kaolin) Chi Shi Zhi
Halloysite, Kaolin
Chuan Mu Tong (Clematis) Chuan Mu Tong
Clematis
Chuan Xiong (Szechuan Lovage Root) Chuan Xiong
Szechuan Lovage Root
Da Ji (Japanese Thistle, Cirsium) Da Ji
Japanese Thistle, Cirsium
Dan Shen (Salvia Root) Dan Shen
Salvia Root
Dang Gui (Chinese Angelica Root) Dang Gui
Chinese Angelica Root
Dong Kui Zi (Musk Mallow Seeds, Abutilon Seeds) Dong Kui Zi
Musk Mallow Seeds, Abutilon Seeds
Fu Ling Pi (Poria Skin) Fu Ling Pi
Poria Skin
Fu Shen (Poria Spirit) Fu Shen
Poria Spirit
Gan Cao (Licorice Root) Gan Cao
Licorice Root
Guang Fang Ji (Aristolochia Root, Stephania) Guang Fang Ji
Aristolochia Root, Stephania
Han Fang Ji (Stephania Root) Han Fang Ji
Stephania Root
Han Lian Cao (Eclipta) Han Lian Cao
Eclipta
Hei Zhi Ma (Black Sesame Seeds) Hei Zhi Ma
Black Sesame Seeds
Hong Hua (Safflower Flower) Hong Hua
Safflower Flower
Hou Po (Magnolia Bark) Hou Po
Magnolia Bark
Huang Qi (Astragalus) Huang Qi
Astragalus
Jin Qian Cao (Lysimachia) Jin Qian Cao
Lysimachia
Luo Han Guo (Momordica Fruit) Luo Han Guo
Momordica Fruit
Ma Huang (Ephedra Stem) Ma Huang
Ephedra Stem
Mai Men Dong (Ophiopogon Tuber) Mai Men Dong
Ophiopogon Tuber
Nu Zhen Zi (Privet Fruit, Ligustrum) Nu Zhen Zi
Privet Fruit, Ligustrum
Po Xiao () Po Xiao

Qu Mai (Aerial Parts of Fringed Pink or Chinese Pink Dianthus) Qu Mai
Aerial Parts of Fringed Pink or Chinese Pink Dianthus
Ren Shen (Ginseng Root) Ren Shen
Ginseng Root
Sha Ren (Cardamom (Grains of Paradise Fruit)) Sha Ren
Cardamom (Grains of Paradise Fruit)
Sha Shen (Adenophora Root, Four Leaf Lady Bell Root) Sha Shen
Adenophora Root, Four Leaf Lady Bell Root
Shan Yao (Chinese Yam Rhizome, Dioscorea) Shan Yao
Chinese Yam Rhizome, Dioscorea
Shi Gao (Gypsum) Shi Gao
Gypsum
Shui Zhi (Leech) Shui Zhi
Leech
Tao Ren (Peach Kernel) Tao Ren
Peach Kernel
Tong Cao (Rice Paper Pith, Tetrapanax) Tong Cao
Rice Paper Pith, Tetrapanax
Xuan Shen (Ningpo Figwort Root) Xuan Shen
Ningpo Figwort Root
Yin Chen (Yinchenhao Shoots and Leaves, Capillaris) Yin Chen
Yinchenhao Shoots and Leaves, Capillaris
Yu Mi Xu (Cornsilk) Yu Mi Xu
Cornsilk
Yuan Ming Fen () Yuan Ming Fen

Ze Xie (Water Plantain Rhizome, Alisma) Ze Xie
Water Plantain Rhizome, Alisma
Zhi Mu (Anemarrhena Rhizome) Zhi Mu
Anemarrhena Rhizome
Zhu Ling (Polyporus Sclerotium) Zhu Ling
Polyporus Sclerotium