Names Of Ku Shen


Ku Shen TCM Herb - Materia Medica

  • English Name: Sophora Root
  • Pinyin Name: Ku Shen
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How Is Ku Shen Categorized?

Ku Shen Functional Category

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Temperature - Taste

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Our Database Has 9 TCM Herbs In The Herbs That Clear Heat and Dry Dampness Category

How Is Ku Shen Used Clinically?

Ku Shen Usages and Indications

  • Clears heat, dries dampness - dysentery, leukorrhea, jaundice, sores.
  • Expels wind, kills parasites, stops itching - for damp toxin skin lesions or infestations with chronic itching, seepage, and bleeding; genital itching and vaginal discharge.
  • Clears heat, promotes urination - for damp-heat in the small intestine, lin syndrome, hot edema.

How Is Ku Shen Prepared?

Dosage and Preparation Notes For Ku Shen

  • Dosage: 3-15g

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