Hong Hua

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Common Names:  Safflower, Carthamus Flower, Flos Carthami Tinctorii, American Saffron, Dryers Saffron, False Saffron, Bastard Saffron, African Saffron, Kusumbh
Botanical Name:  Carthamus tinctorius
Chinese / Pin Yin Name:  Hong Hua
Hong Hua Dosage:  Consult your healthcare provider for your correct dose.
Hong Hua Precautions:  Do not use if pregnant or nursing.   Do not to use in cases of bleeding, such as heavy menses. 

Hong Hua Benefits & Information

Hong Hua is a traditional Chinese medicinal herb activate the blood, dredge the meridians, rid stasis and ease pain. Hong Hua benefits cardiovascular health, is a natural antioxidant, supports brain health, may promote healthy weight, promotes skin health, benefits bone health, supports gastrointestinal health, benefits female health, and may promote wound healing.  Hong Hua has analgesic, diuretic, antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, and anti-spasmodic effects.
Hong Hua Properties:  Acrid, Warm
Hong Hua Channels / Meridians:  Heart, Liver
Hong Hua Naturally Occurring Components:   neocarthamin, carthamin, carthamone, carthamidin, saffloryellow-A, palmitic acid, myristic acid, Cinnamic acid,polysaccharides 

Herbs That Combine With Hong Hua

Notoginseng     Scutellaria Baicalensis     Amber     Eleuthero Root     Dong Quai

References
https://tcmwiki.com/wiki/hong-huahttp://alternativehealing.org/hong_hua.htmhttps://herbpathy.com/Uses-and-Benefits-of-Safflower-Cid494https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5984022/https://selfhacked.com/blog/safflower-oil/