One of the most important herbs in Traditional Chinese Medicine. This is a powerful antioxidant and helps strengthen and heal the digestive system. It's also used to nourish the lungs to stop coughs and sore throats. Because of it's strong antioxidant affects it's often used as an antidote for toxic substances.
Category: Tonify Qi
Meridians: Hear, lung, Spleen, Stomach
Temperature: neutral, warm
Directions: Simmer this herb in combination with other herbs you are taking. Using about 3-4 cut roots per 3 cups of water. Simmer for 15-20 minutes, strain and drink.
* Do not take if:
- taking Digoxin, steroids or diuretics