XIA KU CAO
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Spica Prunellae Vulgaris

Nomenclature

XIA KU CAO
夏枯草
Spica Prunellae Vulgaris
Other Names

Prunellae Vulgaris


Properties:

Bitter Acrid
Liver / LR Gall Bladder / GB


Dosage and Toxicity

10 - 15 gm
max - 100 gm


Functions

Clears liver fire
clears hot phlegm, disperses (Liver / LR / LV) stagnation and resolves nodules
Lowers blood pressure


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