Names Of Huai Niu Xi


Huai Niu Xi TCM Herb - Materia Medica

  • English Name: Achyranthes Root
  • Pinyin Name: Huai Niu Xi
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Our Database Has 32 TCM Herbs In The Herbs That Invigorate Blood Category

How Is Huai Niu Xi Used Clinically?

Huai Niu Xi Usages and Indications

  • Invigorates blood, expels blood stasis - dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, lochioschesis.
  • Strengthens the sinews, bones, and joints - lower back and knee issues due to deficiency (tonifies the liver and kidneys).
  • Clears damp heat in the lower burner - damp-heat pouring downward manifesting as back and knee pain, w/lin.
  • Brings blood downward - yin deficiency with fire or hot blood in the upper warmer, vomiting blood, toothache, nosebleed, dizziness, headache, blurred vision (yang rising).

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  • Dosage: 9-15g

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