Artemisia Annua

Review Forms and Sizes of Bulk Herbs Below

Common Names: Sweet Wormwood, Sweet Sagewort, Sweet Anne, Sweet Annua, Herba Artemisiae Annuae
Botanical Name: Artemisia Annua
Chinese / Pin Yin Name: Qing Hao, Ching Hao
Artemisia Annua Dosage: Follow doctor's instructions on how to use this herb.
Artemisia Annua Precautions:  Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Should not be boiled for a long time.

Artemisia Annua Benefits & Information

Artemisia Annua is a traditional Chinese herb that as been used for centuries in China for addressing specific microbial imbalances.  Currently Artemisia Annua is being studied on its efficacy on fighting Malaria disorders.  Artemisia Annua benefits digestion, may be used topically on skin eruptions, may expel parasites, may ease joint pain and benefits the eys. Artemisia annua contains antimicrobial and antifungal properties. The main active ingredient in Artemisia Annua is Artemisinin. 
Artemisia Annua Properties:  Bitter, Cold
Artemisia Annua Channels / Meridians: Kidney, Liver, Gallbladder
Artemisia Annua Chemical Components:  Artemisinol, Palmitic acid, Coumarin, Octacosanol, β-Sitosterol, Myrcene, Sesquiterpenes, Flavonoids, Artemetin, Borneol

Herbs That Combine WithArtemisia Annua

Honeysuckle     Pau d Arco     Raw Rehmannia     Moutan Root

References:  alternativehealing.org, herbpathy.com, http://www.itmonline.org/arts/chinghao.htm