hu_huang_lian.jpgHu Huang Lian (Picrorhiza rhizome) [“Barbarian Yellow Connection”]

Category: Deficiency Heat
Nature: cold
Flavor: bitter
Channels: HT, LR, ST, LI

Functions: clear deficiency heat, clear fever due to food stagnation; eliminate damp heat
Indications: 1. Tidal fever and night sweat due to yin deficiency
2. Fever in children due to digest disorder and malnutrition
3. Diarrhea, dysentery and hemorrhoids due to damp-heat in the large intestine.

Dosage: 3-10g
Contra: N/A