Common Name: Sophora Root Botanical Name: Sophora tonkinensis Chinese / Pin Yin Name: Shan Dou Gen Dosage: Follow doctor or healthcare professional's advice for how to use this herb. Precautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Do not use in cases of spleen deficiency. Using too much of this herb can cause diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting.
Shan Dou Gen Benefits & Information
Shan Dou Gen is a traditional Chinese medicinal herb that is known for benefiting the lungs and temporarily soothing the throat. It is an herb that is commonly used as a decoctions but can be used in the bath. Properties: Cold, Toxic, Bitter Channels: Large Intestine, Lung Naturally Occurring Components: Alkaloids sophocarpine, matrine, oxymatrine, anagyrine, methylcytisine, cytisine, dauricine, sophoramine N-oxide, sophoranol, and dauraicoline
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