In the Chinese Herbal Materia Medica, Fu Ling belongs to category of herbs that drain dampness.
Taste: sweet, bland
Channels Entered: Heart, Spleen, Kidney, Lung
(1) Strengthens the Spleen, harmonizes the middle.
(2) Promotes urination, eliminates dampness.
(3) Quiets the Heart, calms the spirit.
Common Name: China Root; Tuckahoe; Indian Bread
Pharmaceutical: Sclerotium Poriae Cocos