Jie Geng

Review Jie Geng Forms and Sizes of Bulk Herbs Below 

Common Name:   Balloon Flower, Platycodon Root, Balloon flower Root, Bellflower, Bellflower Root
Botanical Name:   Platycodon grandiflorum; Radix
Pin Yin Name:  Jie Geng
Jie Geng Dosage: Consult your healthcare provider for your correct dose.
Jie Geng Precautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.  Contraindicated in those with chronic cough from Yin Deficiency.

Jie Geng Benefits & Information

Jie Geng is a traditional Chinese medicnal herb used to expel pus, rid phlegm and disseminate Lung Qi.  It supports respiratory health and benefits the throat.  Jie Geng contains anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, expectorant and immune boosting properties.
Jie Geng Properties:  Bitter, Acrid, Neutral
Jie Geng Channels / Meridians:  Lungs, Stomach
Jie Geng Naturally Occurring Components:  platycodin, deapioplatycodin, 2-O-acetylplatycodin, 3-O-acetylplatycodin, platycodigenin, polygalacic acid, methyl 3-O-β-D-glucpyranosyl polygalacate, methyl 3-O-β-laminaribiosyl polygalacat

Herbs That Combine With Jie Geng 

Burdock     Angleica Dahurica     Schizonepeta     Forsythia Suspensa     Chuan Xin Lian

References:  alternativehealing.org, https://herbpathy.com/Uses-and-Benefits-of-Jie-Geng-Cid2557