Names Of Dang Shen


Dang Shen TCM Herb - Materia Medica

  • English Name: Codonopsis Root
  • Pinyin Name: Dang Shen
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How Is Dang Shen Categorized?

Dang Shen Functional Category

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Our Database Has 11 TCM Herbs In The Herbs That Tonify Qi Category

How Is Dang Shen Used Clinically?

Dang Shen Usages and Indications

  • Tonifies the middle warmer, augments the qi - lack of appetite, fatigue, diarrhea, vomiting, any spleen qi deficiency issues, prolapse of uterus, stomach, rectum.
  • Tonifies the lungs - lung deficiency w/chronic cough, shortness of breath, copious sputum due to spleen qi deficiency.
  • Nourishes fluids - xiao ke, thirst due to injury to fluids.
  • Often used with herbs that release the exterior when patient has significant qi deficiency.

How Is Dang Shen Prepared?

Dosage and Preparation Notes For Dang Shen

  • Dosage: 9-30g

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