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  • Use in a compress.
  • Make an herbal tea.

Andrographis Herb (Chuan Xin Lian) - Cut Form 1 lb. - Nuherbs

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 Botanical Name:   Andrographis paniculata

Translation:   “Chuan Xin Lian”, when translated word for word is “through the heart lotus”

Other Names: Andrographis herb, "King of Bitters", Green Chiretta, Herba Andrographis paniculatae

Pin Yin Name:   Chuan Xin Lian

Brand: Nuherbs Lab Tested

Origin: China

Pack Size: 1 pound

Form: Cut / pieces

Caution:  Do not use if pregnant or nursing.  Or if Cold in spleen and stomach.


Additional Information

  • Bitter
  • Cold
  • Heat clearing

Channels:   Liver, Spleen, Lung

Benefits:  Respiratory System, Digestive System, Immune System


Chemical Components

  • diterpenoid
  • including 3
  • 14-di-deoxyandro-grapholide
  • 14-deoxyan-drographoside (14-deoxyandrographolide-19-β-D-glucoside, andropanoside)
  • andrographiside (andrographolide-19-β-D-gluco-side)
  • andographolide
  • neoandrographolide
  • 14-deoxy-11,12-didehydroandrographolide
  • 14-dioxyandrographolide


Nuherb Lab Tested is tested for over 200 different impurities to ensure the quality of the herb.  The cut pieces are usually made into tea, or a liquid extract.




How to Use Bulk Herbs

With so many different ways to use bulk herbs, it is easy to get confused. In order to understand how to use the different parts of the plant, please see our informational chart below. We also have several helpful pages if you need additional information. Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. 



Parts of Plants Tincture Decoction Syrup/Gargle Topical/Facial Tea/Infusion Cooking
Hard/Dried Berries YES YES YES Grind First NO YES
Roots/Tubers YES YES Decoct First Grind First NO YES
Bark YES YES Decoct First Grind First NO YES
Stems YES YES Decoct First Grind First YES YES
Flowers YES YES Make Tea First Grind First YES YES


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Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) are guidelines that govern the manufacturing process of a product to ensure that the quality and safety of the product is consistent. To ensure compliance and traceability, each step of the manufacturing process must be documented and adhere to its defined guidelines. By documenting the manufacturing process, validating the equipment used, and following preset guidelines, Nuherbs Lab Tested Herbs ensures the quality of each lot of their products.


Traditional Chinese Herbs encompasses the use of different parts of plants, such as the leaves, roots, stems, flowers, and seeds. These plant parts are often used as a tea, decoctions, extracts, made into capsules or even a footbath. These bulk herbs should be regarded as an added feature to modern western healthcare, and not as a replacement. Chinese traditional herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony and balance.


We encourage you to educate yourself on herbs and supplements, by researching reputable sites, and books. Having an open discussion with your physician on what will be most beneficial for your health issues. And lastly discussing interaction of herbs and pharmaceuticals with your pharmacist or physician.




Please note: 
Definitions of the following forms which our products are sold in. Plus, we offer Certificate of Analysis by request for our products.

Powdered Concentrates  100 gram container size.(3.5 oz)
This has been processed, and usually has dextrin added. This is a powder which is commonly used to make tea or capsules.
Powdered Herb This is the herb, root, berry, twig, or any form of the herb, which has been Powdered into a fine mesh which usually can be put into capsules.  Most of the Powders herbs are in a 1 pound size, unless otherwise noted.
Cut and Sift This the herb, root, berry, twig, or any form of herb cut into manageable pieces. In general about 1/4 thick.  Size of herbs are 1 pound containers
Whole In very rare occasion herbs are whole, for example the Reishi Mushroom, Noto Ginseng, Mandrake, and Marigolds. Size of herbs are 1 pound containers.  If concerned please call.
Teapills These are small pills which have already been formulated and made into small pills.  Usually the size of small peas. The teapills are swallowed whole. The formula is usually based on Ancient Chinese Medicine.
Capsules Are Gelatin Capsules, unless noted as vegetarian capsules.  Please see each individual product for further information
Tablets Are a hard tablet ranging in various sizes. Please see each individual product for further information
Extracts An extract is produced by adding alcohol to an herb and letting the medium activate the components of the herbs, as well as to preserve the herbs
Loose Leaf The herb is not in a teabag.  It is loose in the packaging.  Sizes of the leaf vary from 1/4 inch to 1 inch depending on herb and brand.


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