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  • Scutellaria baicalensis Root (Huang Qin)
  • Scutellaria baicalensis Root (Huang Qin)
  • Scutellaria baicalensis Root (Huang Qin)
  • Make a decoction to extract the herbs health benefits.
  • Enjoy a health benefiting cup of herbal tea.
  • Make potent extracts or tinctures for easy dosing.

Scutellaria baicalensis Root (Huang Qin) C.O.Cut Form - Nuherbs Brand

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Product Description

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.

Origin: China

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:
Dries Dampness
Drains Fire
Clears Heat
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

Dui Yao: The Art of Combining Chinese Medicinals  By Philippe Sionneau page 32


Please note: 
Definitions of the following forms which our products are sold in. Plus, we offer Certificate of Analysis by request for our products.

Powdered Concentrates  100 gram container size.(3.5 oz)
This has been processed, and usually has dextrin added. This is a powder which is commonly used to make tea or capsules.
Powdered Herb This is the herb, root, berry, twig, or any form of the herb, which has been Powdered into a fine mesh which usually can be put into capsules.  Most of the Powders herbs are in a 1 pound size, unless otherwise noted.
Cut and Sift This the herb, root, berry, twig, or any form of herb cut into manageable pieces. In general about 1/4 thick.  Size of herbs are 1 pound containers
Whole In very rare occasion herbs are whole, for example the Reishi Mushroom, Noto Ginseng, Mandrake, and Marigolds. Size of herbs are 1 pound containers.  If concerned please call.
Teapills These are small pills which have already been formulated and made into small pills.  Usually the size of small peas. The teapills are swallowed whole. The formula is usually based on Ancient Chinese Medicine.
Capsules Are Gelatin Capsules, unless noted as vegetarian capsules.  Please see each individual product for further information
Tablets Are a hard tablet ranging in various sizes. Please see each individual product for further information
Extracts An extract is produced by adding alcohol to an herb and letting the medium activate the components of the herbs, as well as to preserve the herbs
Loose Leaf The herb is not in a teabag.  It is loose in the packaging.  Sizes of the leaf vary from 1/4 inch to 1 inch depending on herb and brand.


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