Lu Hui (Aloe Leaf - Dried juice Concentrate)

Lu Hui (Aloe Leaf - Dried juice Concentrate)

Herb 4 of 7 in Purgatives

Cold Lu Hui (Herba Aloes)
Bitter, Cold
Herba Aloes
Tone Marks:
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Chinese Herb Actions

  • Drains Fire and Reduces Accumulation
    For constipation, headache, dizziness, red eyes, insomnia, and irritability due to heat in the Large Intestine and Liver. This herb can also be used to treat chronic constipation.
  • Kills Parasites and Strengthens Digestion
    For childhood malnutrition especially as a result of roundworm. Also effective in treating ringworm.
  • Used topically for treating burns.

Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions

  • Contraindicated during pregnancy, menstruation, and cold from deficiency of the spleen and stomach.

Herb-Drug Interactions

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Chinese Herb Dosage

  • 0.3-1.5 grams. Do not take in tea, use in powder or pill form.
  • Part used: juice from leaves.

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas:

References Used

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