Names Of Fu Ping


Fu Ping TCM Herb - Materia Medica

  • English Name: Duckweed, Spirodela
  • Pinyin Name: Fu Ping
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How Is Fu Ping Categorized?

Fu Ping Functional Category

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Temperature - Taste

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Our Database Has 12 TCM Herbs In The Herbs That Release The Exterior Wind Heat Category

How Is Fu Ping Used Clinically?

Fu Ping Usages and Indications

  • Expels exterior heat - headaches, body ache, strong diaphoretic (rare in cool and acrid herbs), may be used alone.
  • Unblocks muscle level, vents rashes - accelerates rash at early stage.
  • Expels water, reduces swelling - hot superficial edema in the upper body accompanied by urinary difficulty.

Cautions and Contraindications

    • Avoid in cases with profuse sweating.
    • Avoid in cases of exterior deficiency.
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How Is Fu Ping Prepared?

Dosage and Preparation Notes For Fu Ping

  • Dosage: 3-6g

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Staff Clinical Notes

  • Does not help with coughs - helps lungs only with fluid metabolism.
  • Burning this herb drives mosquitoes away.

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