cools the blood

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  • Di Yu (Raw)

    $0.03

    Di Yu (Raw) (Radix Sanguisorbae)
    Properties: bitter, sour, slightly cold
    Channels: Liver, Large Intestine, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Cools heat in the blood, stops bleeding (especially lower body), resolves toxicity, restrains and inhibits. Also generates flesh if applied externally, so often used for burns.
    Additional Notes: This is the raw form. We also offer Di Yu Tan (charred Di Yu) which reduces its cold nature and greatly increases its astringent inhibiting qualities for a stronger blood-stopping effect. If charred is desired please select Di Yu (Tan) from the herbs list.

  • Di Yu (Tan)

    $0.05

    Di Yu (Tan) (Radix Sanguisorbae)
    Properties: bitter, sour, slightly cold
    Channels: Liver, Large Intestine, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Cools heat in the blood, stops bleeding (especially lower body), resolves toxicity, restrains and inhibits. Also generates flesh if applied externally, so often used for burns.
    Additional Notes: This is the charred form. Charring Di Yu reduces its cold nature and greatly increases its astringent inhibiting qualities for a stronger blood-stopping effect. If raw is desired please select Di Yu (Raw) from the herbs list.

  • Gui Ban (Powder)

    $0.42

    Gui Ban (Plastrum Testudinis)
    Properties: salty, sweet, cold
    Channels: Heart, Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Strongly nourishes yin of the Liver and Kidneys, subdues the yang, strengthens the bones and unblocks the Ren channel. Also nourishes and cools blood while tonifying the Heart.
    Additional Notes: Expensive. Please tell your patient that as this is a powdered herb the bag should be opened slowly to stop the powder from escaping. For best results open the bag upside down inside the pot with a small amount of water in the bottom and once the bag is removed quickly close the lid.

  • Huai Hua Mi (Chao)

    $0.07

    Huai Hua Mi (Chao) (Flos Immaturus Sophorae)
    Properties: bitter, cool
    Channels: Liver, Large Intestine.
    Key Characteristics: Cools the blood, clears heat, stops bleeding. Also cools Liver and brightens the eyes.
    Additional Notes: This is the dry-fried form. We offer both raw and dry-fried Huai Hua Mi, the latter is less cold but goes directly into the blood and is better at stopping bleeding. The raw and dry-fried forms are often combined. If raw is desired please select Huai Hua Mi (Raw) from the herbs list.

  • Huai Hua Mi (Raw)

    $0.05

    Huai Hua Mi (Raw) (Flos Immaturus Sophorae)
    Properties: bitter, cool
    Channels: Liver, Large Intestine.
    Key Characteristics: Cools the blood, clears heat, stops bleeding. Also cools Liver and brightens the eyes.
    Additional Notes: This is the raw form. We also offer dry-fried Huai Hua Mi, which is less cold but goes directly into the blood and is better at stopping bleeding. The raw and dry-fried forms are often combined. If dry-fried is desired please select Huai Hua Mi (Chao) from the herbs list.

  • Ji Guan Hua

    $0.04

    Ji Guan Hua (Flos Celosia cristatae)
    Properties: sweet, astringent, cool
    Channels: Liver, Large Intestine
    Key Characteristics: Cools the blood, restrains and inhibits to stop many types of bleeding, as well as vaginal discharge. Can also be used as a wash externally for vaginal itch and discharge.

  • Lian Zi Xin

    $0.11

    Lian Zi Xin (Plumula Nelumbinis)
    Properties: bitter, cold
    Channels: Heart, Pericardium
    Key Characteristics: Drains fire, also calms the spirit upset by heat, stops bleeding and binds the essence.
    Additional Notes: Use small doses as quite bitter.

  • Ling Xiao Hua

    $0.09

    Ling Xiao Hua (Flos Campsis)
    Properties: sweet, sour, slightly cold
    Channels: Liver, Pericardium
    Key Characteristics: Invigorates the blood, also expels lurking fire at the blood level, cools blood and expels wind.

  • Mu Dan Pi (Raw) Certified

    $0.07

    Mu Dan Pi (Raw) (Cortex Radicis Moutan)
    Properties: acrid, bitter, cool
    Channels: Heart, Liver, Kidneys
    Key Characteristics: Cools the blood, also moves blood, clears yin-deficient heat, clears Liver fire, drains pus and reduces swelling.
    Additional Notes: This is the raw form. Use our charred form for stopping bleeding due to blood heat. If charred is desired please select Mu Dan Pi (Tan) from the herbs list.
    The ‘Certified’ label on this herb means it has shown non-detectable levels of pesticides and heavy metals. While all our herbs are tested for safe levels of pesticides and heavy metals, the certified labelling means that the most susceptible herbs are only stocked when they show a non-detectable level. See Herb Sourcing for more details.

  • Mu Dan Pi (Tan) Certified

    $0.10

    Mu Dan Pi (Tan) (Cortex Radicis Moutan)
    Properties: acrid, bitter, cool
    Channels: Heart, Liver, Kidneys
    Key Characteristics: Cools the blood, also moves blood, clears yin-deficient heat, clears Liver fire, drains pus and reduces swelling.
    Additional Notes: This is the charred form. Use our charred form for stopping bleeding due to blood heat. If raw is desired please select Mu Dan Pi (Raw) from the herbs list.
    The ‘Certified’ label on this herb means it has shown non-detectable levels of pesticides and heavy metals. While all our herbs are tested for safe levels of pesticides and heavy metals, the certified labelling means that the most susceptible herbs are only stocked when they show a non-detectable level. See Herb Sourcing for more details.

  • Sang Shen Zi

    $0.04

    Sang Shen Zi (Fructus Mori)
    Properties: sweet, cold
    Channels: Heart, Liver, Kidneys
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies blood, cools blood and nourishes yin (e.g. for moistening the Intestines when blood deficiency has caused constipation).

  • Shan Zhi Zi (Chao)

    $0.05

    Shan Zhi Zi (Chao) (Fructus Gardeniae)
    Properties: bitter, cold
    Channels: Heart, Liver, Lungs, Stomach, San Jiao
    Key Characteristics: Drains fire, also relieves constrained heat, drains heat down through the San Jiao and out through the urine. Can resolve dampness, cool blood and stop bleeding.
    Additional Notes: This is the dry-fried form which is better for cooling blood and stopping bleeding. If raw is desired please select Shan Zhi Zi (Raw) from the herbs list.

  • Shan Zhi Zi (Raw)

    $0.04

    Shan Zhi Zi (Raw) (Fructus Gardeniae)
    Properties: bitter, cold
    Channels: Heart, Liver, Lungs, Stomach, San Jiao
    Key Characteristics: Drains fire, also relieves constrained heat, drains heat down through the San Jiao and out through the urine. Can resolve dampness, cool blood and stop bleeding.
    Additional Notes: This is the raw form. We also offer a dry-fried form which is better for cooling blood and stopping bleeding. If dry-fried is desired please select Shan Zhi Zi (Chao) from the herbs list.

  • Sheng Di Huang Certified

    $0.05

    Sheng Di Huang (Radix Rehmanniae)
    Properties: sweet, bitter, cold
    Channels: Heart, Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Cools the blood, also nourishes yin and generates fluids.
    Additional Notes: The ‘Certified’ label on this herb means it has shown non-detectable levels of pesticides and heavy metals. While all our herbs are tested for safe levels of pesticides and heavy metals, the certified labelling means that the most susceptible herbs are only stocked when they show a non-detectable level. See Herb Sourcing for more details.

  • Shui Niu Jiao

    $0.07

    Shui Niu Jiao (Bubali Cornu)
    Properties: salty, cold
    Channels: Heart, Liver, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Cools nutritive and blood heat, resolves toxic rashes, stops bleeding and tremors from heat in the blood.
    Additional Notes: Effective doses start at 30g but that makes the bags quite bulky, warn the patient they’ll need to add more water.

  • Xuan Shen Certified

    $0.03

    Xuan Shen (Radix Scrophulariae)
    Properties: salty, sweet, bitter, cold
    Channels: Kidneys, Lungs, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Cools the blood, also good for sore throat, lumps and swellings, while nourishing yin.
    Additional Notes: The ‘Certified’ label on this herb means it has shown non-detectable levels of pesticides and heavy metals. While all our herbs are tested for safe levels of pesticides and heavy metals, the certified labelling means that the most susceptible herbs are only stocked when they show a non-detectable level. See Herb Sourcing for more details.

  • Xuan Shen Spring Wind

    $0.15

    Xuan Shen (Radix Scrophulariae)
    Properties: salty, sweet, bitter, cold
    Channels: Kidneys, Lungs, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Cools the blood, also good for sore throat, lumps and swellings, while nourishing yin.
    Additional Notes: The Spring Wind label on this herb indicates that you are selecting our highest quality herbs available. To read more about Spring Wind herbs visit our partnered businesses page.

  • Zi Cao

    $0.02

    Zi Cao (Radix Arnebiae seu Lithospermi)
    Properties: sweet, cold
    Channels: Heart, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Cools the blood, also good for itch, moving blood, resolving fire toxins, venting rashes and facilitating stool and urine. Also clears damp-heat from the skin.
    Additional Notes: Small doses for short time periods best.

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