Herbal Information for Shrubby Sophora Root in Cut Form
Common Name: Shrubby Sophora Root
Botanical Name: Sophora flavescens; Radix
Channels/Meridians: Bladder, Heart, Liver, Large Intestine, Small Intestine
Pin Yin Name: Ku Shen - You Ji Ku Shen
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Package Size: 1 pound
Form: Cut / Sliced, not uniform pieces, Lab Tested
Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
Brand: Nuherbs Lab Test - Geo-Authentic Herbs
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. It is very cold and bitter, those with liver and kidney deficient but without heat do not use.
Naturally Occurring Components: Alkaloids, Sophoranol, Baptifoline, Anagyrine, Aloperine, Bapiifoline, Flavones, Flavonoids,
Additional Information About Shrubby Sophora Root
- Respiratory relaxant
- Clearing Heat
- Dispelling Dampness
- Killing Insects
Product Properties: Bitter, Cold
Sophora Root has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for thousands of years. In Chinese medicine, Sophora Root is thought to have anti-inflammatory and anti-viral and parasitic properties.
Sophora Root is also effective for treating a wide variety of skin conditions.
Sophora Root is a supportive aid and potent digestive aid.
Sophora Root contains alkaloids, flavonoids, and quinones.
Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:
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Nuherbs takes great care to ensure the herb is harvested at the proper level of maturity and correct time of the season to maximize potency.
About Nuherbs Lab Tested Quality
Each batch of herbs is dual-lab tested by our in-house lab and independent third party lab. Our in-house lab is equipped with instruments such as a high performance liquid chromatography, moisture determination meter, Fourier transform infrared spectrometer, atomic absorption spectrophotometer, gas chromatograph, etc.
In addition, the following additional tests are performed:
- Micro bacteria
- Pesticides - over 200 pesticides tested for (Uab 2000 screen).
- Heavy Metals - Lead, Mercury and Arsenic
Traditional Chinese Herbs encompasses the use of different parts of plants, such as the leaves, roots, stems, flowers, and seeds. These plant parts are often used as a tea, decoctions, extracts, made into capsules or even a footbath. These bulk herbs should be regarded as an added feature to modern western healthcare, and not as a replacement. Chinese traditional herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony and balance.
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DetailsCurrent Stock:SKU: P15870UPC: 714490051656Global Trade Item Number: 0714490051656Manufacturer Part Number P15870Condition: NewAvailability: Usually ships in 1 business dayWidth: 3.00 (in)Height: 5.00 (in)Depth: 5.00 (in)