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Stephania Root - Han Fang Ji

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Stephania Root - Han Fang Ji
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Definition:

In the Chinese Herbal Materia Medica, Han Fang Ji belongs to category of herbs that drain dampness.

Taste: bitter, acrid
Temperature: cold
Channels Entered: Bladder, Spleen, Kidney

Actions:
(1) Promotes urination, reduces edema.
(2) Expels wind-dampness, alleviates pain.

Also Known As:

Common Name: Stephania Root
Pharmaceutical: Radix Stephaneae Tetrandrae
Botanical: Stephania

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