Common Name: Sophora Root Botanical Name: Sophora flavescens; Radix Chinese / Pin Yin Name: Ku Shen Ku Shen Dosage: Follow doctor or healthcare professional's instructions for how to use. Ku Shen Precautions: Do not use if nursing or pregnant. It is very bitter and cold, those with liver and kidney deficient but without heat do not use.
Ku Shen Benefits & Information
Ku Shen is a traditional Chinese medicinal herb that is known for clearing heat and dispelling dampness. It benefits the respiratory system. Ku Shen Properties: Cold, Bitter Ku Shen Channels: Small and Large Intestines, Heart, Bladder, Liver Ku Shen Naturally Occurring Components: Alkaloids, Sophoranol, Baptifoline, Anagyrine, Aloperine, Bapiifoline, Flavones, Flavonoids
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