TCM Materia Medica
The TCM herb "zhong jie feng" which in english is "sarcandra herb", is categorized within the "herbs that cool the blood" functional grouping. It is thought to enter the heart and liver channels and exhibits acrid, bitter (ku) and neutral (ping) taste/temperature properties.
Dosages and preparations will vary according to each individual and the overall approach of a formula, but generally this herb has the following dosage and/or preparation guidelines:
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
While it may not always be included depending on the manufacturer or herbalist making the formula, zhong jie feng is generally included in the following 1 formula:
As noted above, zhong jie feng is within the herbs that cool the blood functional group. All the herbs in this category are listed below.
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