Houttuynia (Yu Xing Cao) - Fishy Smelling Herb - Concentrated Powder Form 100 Gram Bottle - Plum Flower Brand
|Chinese Name||Yu Xing Cao
||100 Gram Bottle|
||Acrid, cool, liver, lung.
Houttuynia is one of the herbs which is used when Lyme disease is present. Houttuynia is anti-inflamatory, antipyretic, antitussive, anti-viral, anti-microbial, detoxicant, diuretic, and refrigerant. Formulas for flu, particularly the Avian flu are intergrading houttuynia with traditional formulas such as Jade Screen Formula (with astragalus as a major constituent). Formulas may includes additional herbs which benefit the lungs: the anti-infection herb houttuynia, the yin nourishing glehnia, and the congestion-alleviating centipeda (an herb, not to be confused with the insect centipede).
Yu Xing Cao has been used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine and has a wide range of beneficial properties. It has therapeutic benefits for several medical conditions. Present-day applications of hottuynia include use for:
Cautions: Toxicity is mild. Vaginal applications have caused inflammation but symptoms subsided after stopping the applications.
This product is pharmacopeia grade (it meets or exceeds standards of Chinese pharmacopeia guidelines). Simply put, the quality of pharmacopeia herbs is better than commonly used food grade herbs to ensure they deliver their intended effect. These herbs were made at good manufacturing practices (GMP) internationally certified facilities. Quality control tests are done at the manufacturing site and at third party labs to confirm results. The testing includes detecting for contaminants such as heavy metals, mircobacteria, and pesticide residues.
Chinese medicine is a 5,000 year old art and science. Diagnosis and prescription require a trained professional. If your symptoms do not improve, please consult your acupuncturist, doctor of oriental medicine, or physician.
The information here is intended for information only. It is not to be used to diagnose, treat, cure, or to be used in place of medical supervision. Consult with your naturopathic doctor or health care professional. The FDA has not evaluated these statements and products, and they are not intended for the prevention, treatment, cure, or mitigation of disease.
California Residents: This product is subject to Proposition 65.