Bai Hua She She Cao (Oldenlandia or Heydyotis)

Bai Hua She She Cao (Oldenlandia or Heydyotis)

Herb 1 of 29 in Herbs that Clear Heat and Eliminate Toxins

Cold Bai Hua She She Cao (Herba Hedyotidis Diffusae)
Bitter, Sweet, Cold
Herba Hedyotidis Diffusae
Tone Marks:
bái huā shé shé căo
White patterned snake's tongue herb
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Chinese 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.

Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions

  • Contraindicated during pregnancy.

Herb-Drug Interactions

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Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose

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Chinese Herb Dosage

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

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