Review Japanese Knotweed Forms and Sizes of Bulk Herbs Below
Common Name: Japanese Knotweed, Bushy Knotweed, Japanese Bushy Knotweed, Tiger's Cane
Botanical Name: Polygonum Cuspidatum Rhizoma
Chinese / Pin Yin Name: Hu Zhang
Japanese Knotweed Dosage: Consult your healthcare provider for your correct dose.
Japanese Knotweed Precautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Do not use in large doses.
Japanese Knotweed Benefits & Information
Japanese Knotweed is a traditional Chinese medicinal herb to rid dampness, remove jaundice, clear heat, remove toxicity, resolve blood stasis, inhibit pain, resolve phlegm and ease cough. Japanese Knotweed supports normal liver function, promotes the body's natural ability to remove toxins, benefits joint function, supports circulatory health, promotes cognitive function, boosts immune system, benefits digestive system, promotes healthy joint function and benefits urinary health. It has antibiotic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, astringent and antifungal effects.
Japanese Knotweed Properties: Cold, Slightly Bitter, Neutral, Slightly Toxic
Japanese Knotweed Channels / Meridians: Liver, Spleen, Gallbladder, Lung
Japanese Knotweed Naturaly Occurring Components: Resveratrol, Emodin, Physcion, Chrysophanol, Anthraglycoside A, Anthraglycoside B, Emodin-8-O-β-D-glucoside, Fallacinol, Citreorosein, Questin, Questinol
Herbs That Combine With Japanese Knotweed
References: https://tcmwiki.com/wiki/hu-zhang, http://alternativehealing.org/hu_zhang.htm, https://herbpathy.com/Uses-and-Benefits-of-Hu-Zhang-Cid3279, https://www.americandragon.com/Individualherbsupdate/HuZhang.html