Shan Dou Gen (Subprostrate, Sophora Root) - Chinese Herbal Medicine

  • English Name:  Subprostrate, Sophora Root
  • Pinyin Name:  Shan Dou Gen
  • Clears heat, relieves fire toxicity, improves throat - painful, swollen throat.
  • Clears the lungs - cough due to lung heat.
  • Damp-heat jaundice.
Functional Grouping (See All)
  • Herbs That Clear Heat and Relieve Toxicity

  • Dosage and Preparation Notes
    • Dosage: 3-9g
    Channels/Meridians Influenced (See All)

     ◦ Lung ◦ Large Intestine

    Associated Temperature and Taste (See All)

     ◦ Cold (Han) ◦ Bitter (Ku)



    Herbal Formulas Which Include Shan Dou Gen

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