HUO XIANG
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Herba Agastaches seu Pogostemi

Nomenclature

HUO XIANG
藿香
Herba Agastaches seu Pogostemi
Other Names

Agastaches seu Pogostemi


Properties:

Acrid Aromatic
Spleen / SP Stomach / ST Lung / LU


Dosage and Toxicity

5 - 10 gm


Functions

Dispels dampness, releases the exterior and relieves summer- dampness (interior or exterior)
Huo Xiang Zheng Qi Tang, Bu Huan Jin Zheng Qi San
Relieves Nausea and vomiting (nausea from damp turbidity in MJ)
Treats fungal infection (topically)


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Footnotes: Added at the end of decoction

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