Lyme Disease Chart

Herbs and Supplements
These herbs and supplements are discussed in the books by Stephen Buhner. 

Common Name

Botanical Name

Chinese Name


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Andrographis Herb

Andrographis Paniculata Herba

Chuan Xin Lian

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Artemisia Annua

Qing Hao

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Cordyceps Sinensis CS-4

Dong Chong Xia Cao, Dong Chong Xia Liang

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Ashwagandha Root

Withania Somnifera

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Ashwagandha Close Up

Astragalus Root

Astragalus Membranaceus

Huang Qi

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 Bushy Knotweed,

Japanese Bushy Knotweed

Polygonum Cuspidatum

Hu Zhang

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 Cat's Claw

Una de Gato

Unicaria Tomentosa

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Close up of Cat's Claw

 Eleuthero (Siberian Ginseng)

Eleutherococcus Senticosus

Ci Wu Jia, Wu Jia Shen

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 Close up of Eleuthero Root

 Fishy Smelling Herb

Houttuynia Cordata Herba

Yu Xing Cao

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Close up of Houttuynia

Hawthorn Berry

Crataegus Laevigate,
Cratagegus Pinnatifida

Shan Zha

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Close up of Hawthorn Berry

Kudzu Root

Pueraria Thomsonii Root

Ge Gen Root

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Close up of Kudzu Root

Lion's Mane Mushroom

Hericium Erinaceus

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Close up of Lion's Mane Mushrooms

 Milk Thistle

Silybum Marianum

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Close up of Milk Thistle

Red Reishi Mushroom

Ganoderma Lucidum

Ling Zhi

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Red Root

Ceanothus Americanus

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Close up of Red Root


Sarsaparilla Glabra Rhizome
Smilax Medica

Tu Fu Ling

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Close up of Sarsaparilla

Skullcap Root

Scutellaria Baicalensis root

Huang Qin

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Close up of Skullcap Root

Stephania Root

Stephaniae Tetrandrea

Han Fang Ji,
Fang Ji

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Close up of Stephania Root Extract

Teasel Root

Dipsacus Asper Root

Xu Duan

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Close up of Teasel Root

Unicaria Vine with Hooks

Gou Teng

Uncaria Rhynchophylla twig & thorn

* Nuherbs brand botanical name is Uncaria sinensis; Ramulus
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Close up of Unicaria Vine






  • Buhner, Stephen Harrod. Healing Lyme: Natural Prevention and Treatment of Lyme Borreliosis and Its Coinfections. Randolph, VT: Raven, 2005. Print.