Herbal Information on Scutellaria baicalensis in Sliced form.
Common Name: Skullcap, Chinese Skullcap root, Scullcap, Skullcap Oriental Blue
Botanical Name: Scutellaria baicalensis; Radix, Baical skullcap root
Pin Yin Name: Huang Qin
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Package Size: 1 pound
Form: Cut / Sliced, small pieces or long root slices
Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
Brand: Nuherbs Certified Organic - Geo-Authentic Herbs
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Should not be taken by patients diagnosed with blood deficiency. Do not use with blood thinners.
Huang Qin is commonly used as a decoction, or made into a tincture. The sliced roots, make it easy to use the herb.
Actions of Huang Qin:
Cools the Blood
Calms Ascending Liver Yang
Purging Fire for Removing Toxins
Benefits the Liver
Supports the Gallbladder
Aids in Normal Blood Pressure
Naturally Occurring Chemical Components of Scutellaria baicalensis
Baicalein, Baicalin, Wogonin, Palmitic acid, Oleic acid, Stigmasterol
Additional information: Bitter, Cold,
Channels: Gallbladder, Liver, Lung, Large Intestine, Stomach
Harvested at the proper level of maturity and correct time of the season to maximize potency.
Chinese Materia Medica: Cominations and Applications by Xu Li, Page 81
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