Trichosanthes Root

Review Available Forms of Trichosanthes Root Forms and Sizes Below

Common Names:  Trichosanthes Root, Chinese Cucumber Root, Kakur, Radix Trichosanthis
Botanical Name:  Trichosanthes kirilowii
Chinese / Pin Yin Name:  Tian Hua Fen, Gua Lou Gen, Gua Lou
Trichosanthes Root Dosage: Consult your healthcare provider for your correct dose.
Trichosanthes Root Precautions: Do not use if nursing or pregnant. Do not use in cases of spleen or stomach deficiency.

Trichosanthes Root Benefits & Information

Trichosanthes Root is a traditional Chinese medicinal herb to clear lung heat, moisten lungs, dissolve phlegm rid toxicity and expel pus. Trichosanthes Root supports respiratory health and benefits cardiovascular health.  Trichosanthes has expectorant, antibacterial and anti-aging effects.
Trichosanthes Root Properties:  Sweet, Slightly Bitter, Slightly Cold
Trichosanthes Root Channels/Meridians:  Lung, Stomach
Trichosanthes Root Naturally Occurring Components:  trichosanthin, karasurin, alpha-momorcharin, polysaccharides, plant agglutinin, enzymes, amino acids, saponins

Herbs That Combine With Trichosanthes Root

Apricot Kernel     Dong Quai     Rehmannia     Kudzu     Balloon Flower     Licorice     Pinellia     Bupleurum

References
https://herbpathy.com/Uses-and-Benefits-of-Trichosanthes-Root-Cid3705http://alternativehealing.org/tian_hua_fen.htmhttp://www.itmonline.org/arts/tricho.htm