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  • Bai Zhu (Chao)

    $0.07

    Bai Zhu (Chao) (Rhizoma Atractylodis macrocephalae)
    Properties: bitter, sweet, warm
    Channels: Spleen, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Spleen qi, dries dampness, calms the fetus. Also secures the surface to stop spontaneous perspiration due to dampness causing disharmony of nutritive and protective qi.
    Additional Notes: This is the dry-fried form which is better for stopping loose stool and calming the fetus. Raw Bai Zhu is more moistening within its ability to dry dampness, and enriches Spleen and Stomach yin. If raw is desired please select Bai Zhu (Raw) from the herbs list.

  • Bai Zhu (Raw)

    $0.04

    Bai Zhu (Raw) (Rhizoma Atractylodis macrocephalae)
    Properties: bitter, sweet, warm
    Channels: Spleen, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Spleen qi, dries dampness, calms the fetus. Also secures the surface to stop spontaneous perspiration due to dampness causing disharmony of nutritive and protective qi.
    Additional Notes: This is the raw form. Raw Bai Zhu is more moistening within its ability to dry dampness, and enriches Spleen and Stomach yin. We also dispense dry-fried Bai Zhu which is better for stopping loose stool and calming the fetus. If dry-fried is desired please select Bai Zhu (Chao) from the herbs list.

  • Da Zao

    $0.04

    Da Zao (Fructus Jujubae)
    Properties: sweet, warm
    Channels: Spleen, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies qi and blood, generates fluids, harmonizes the Spleen and moderates the toxic effects of other herbs. Also gently calms the spirit.
    Additional Notes: One date weighs 4 grams.

  • Da Zao Spring Wind

    $0.14

    Da Zao (Fructus Jujubae)
    Properties: sweet, warm
    Channels: Spleen, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies qi and blood, generates fluids, harmonizes the Spleen and moderates the toxic effects of other herbs. Also gently calms the spirit.
    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.

  • Dang Shen

    $0.37

    Dang Shen (Radix Codonopsis)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Lung and Spleen qi to support the middle Jiao.
    Additional Notes: Currently also expensive.

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  • Dang Shen (Chao)

    $0.45

    Dang Shen (Radix Codonopsis)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Lung and Spleen qi to support the middle Jiao.
    Additional Notes:
    Chao Dang Shen is more expensive due to the weight lost in cooking.

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  • Gan Cao (Chao)

    $0.06

    Gan Cao (Chao) (Radix Glycyrrhizae)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: All 12 (Primarily the Lungs, Heart, Spleen, Stomach)
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Spleen qi, moistens the Lungs, moderates urgency and toxicity, drains fire (especially from the throat). Also reduces spasms and stops pain (especially when used with Bai Shao). Used as an antidote for many toxic substances (especially when combined with Lu Dou and Jin Yin Hua).
    Additional Notes: This is the dry-fried form. We offer three forms of Gan Cao.
    a) Raw Gan Cao is cooler and more antitoxic. Located under Gan Cao (Raw) in the herbs list.
    b) Dry-fried Gan Cao is warmer and more tonifying.
    c) Honey prepared is warmer and even more tonifying than other forms, better augments Heart and Spleen qi. Located under Gan Cao (Zhi) in the herbs list.

  • Gan Cao (Raw)

    $0.05

    Gan Cao (Raw) (Radix Glycyrrhizae)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: All 12 (Primarily the Lungs, Heart, Spleen, Stomach)
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Spleen qi, moistens the Lungs, moderates urgency and toxicity, drains fire (especially from the throat). Also reduces spasms and stops pain (especially when used with Bai Shao). Used as an antidote for many toxic substances (especially when combined with Lu Dou and Jin Yin Hua).
    Additional Notes: This is the raw form. We offer three forms of Gan Cao.
    a) Raw Gan Cao is cooler and more antitoxic.
    b) Dry-fried Gan Cao is warmer and more tonifying. Located under Gan Cao (Chao) in the herbs list.
    c) Honey prepared Gan Cao is warmer and even more tonifying than other forms, better augments Heart and Spleen qi. Located under Gan Cao (Zhi) in the herbs list.

  • Gan Cao (Raw) Spring Wind

    $0.15

    Gan Cao (Raw) (Radix Glycyrrhizae)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: All 12 (Primarily the Lungs, Heart, Spleen, Stomach)
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Spleen qi, moistens the Lungs, moderates urgency and toxicity, drains fire (especially from the throat). Also reduces spasms and stops pain (especially when used with Bai Shao). Used as an antidote for many toxic substances (especially when combined with Lu Dou and Jin Yin Hua).
    Additional Notes: This is the raw form. We offer three forms of Gan Cao.
    a) Raw Gan Cao is cooler and more antitoxic.
    b) Dry-fried Gan Cao is warmer and more tonifying. Located under Gan Cao (Chao) in the herbs list.
    c) Honey prepared Gan Cao is warmer and even more tonifying than other forms, better augments Heart and Spleen qi. Located under Gan Cao (Zhi) in the herbs list.
    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.

  • Gan Cao (Zhi)

    $0.08

    Gan Cao (Zhi) (Radix Glycyrrhizae)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: All 12 (Primarily the Lungs, Heart, Spleen, Stomach)
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Spleen qi, moistens the Lungs, moderates urgency and toxicity, drains fire (especially from the throat). Also reduces spasms and stops pain (especially when used with Bai Shao). Used as an antidote for many toxic substances (especially when combined with Lu Dou and Jin Yin Hua).
    Additional Notes: This is the honey prepared form. We offer three forms of Gan Cao.
    a) Raw Gan Cao is cooler and more antitoxic. Located under Gan Cao (Raw) in the herbs list.
    b) Dry-fried Gan Cao is warmer and more tonifying. Located under Gan Cao (Chao) in the herbs list.
    c) Honey prepared Gan Cao is warmer and even more tonifying, better augments Heart and Spleen qi.

  • Huang Jing

    $0.07

    Huang Jing (Rhizoma Polygonati)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: Kidneys, Lungs, Stomach
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies qi, nourishes yin, augments the essence.

  • Huang Qi (Chao)

    $0.12

    Huang Qi (Chao) (Radix Astragali)
    Properties: sweet, slightly warm
    Channels: Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Raises the yang qi, tonifies Spleen and Lung qi, stops sweating, facilitates urination, promotes discharge of pus, generates flesh.
    Additional Notes: This is the Chao form. We dispense three types of Huang Qi:
    A) Raw: Which is best for promoting urination and stopping sweating as it goes to the surface of the body. If raw is desired please select Huang Qi (Raw) from the herbs list.
    B) Chao Huang Qi: Huang Qi prepared by soaking in water and a bit of rice-wine, which increases its tonification.
    C) Mi Zhi Huang Qi: Honey-prepared Huang Qi which induces the Huang Qi to travel internally and specifically tonify and raise the qi of the middle burner. If desired please select Huang Qi (Mi Zhi) 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.

  • Huang Qi (Mi Zhi) Certified

    $0.12

    Huang Qi (Mi Zhi) (Radix Astragali)
    Properties: sweet, slightly warm
    Channels: Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Raises the yang qi, tonifies Spleen and Lung qi, stops sweating, facilitates urination, promotes discharge of pus, generates flesh.
    Additional Notes: This is the Mi Zhi form. We dispense three types of Huang Qi:
    A) Raw: Which is best for promoting urination and stopping sweating as it goes to the surface of the body. If desired please select Huang Qi (Raw) from the herbs list.
    B) Chao Huang Qi: Huang Qi prepared by soaking in water and a bit of rice-wine, which increases its tonification. If desired please select Huang Qi (Chao) from the herbs list.
    C) Mi Zhi Huang Qi: Honey-prepared Huang Qi which induces the Huang Qi to travel internally and specifically tonify and raise the qi of the middle burner.
    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.

  • Huang Qi (Mi Zhi) Spring Wind

    $0.41

    Huang Qi (Mi Zhi) (Radix Astragali)
    Properties: sweet, slightly warm
    Channels: Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Raises the yang qi, tonifies Spleen and Lung qi, stops sweating, facilitates urination, promotes discharge of pus, generates flesh.
    Additional Notes: This is the Mi Zhi form. We dispense three types of Huang Qi:
    A) Raw: Which is best for promoting urination and stopping sweating as it goes to the surface of the body. If desired please select Huang Qi (Raw) from the herbs list.
    B) Chao Huang Qi: Huang Qi prepared by soaking in water and a bit of rice-wine, which increases its tonification. If desired please select Huang Qi (Chao) from the herbs list.
    C) Mi Zhi Huang Qi: Honey-prepared Huang Qi which induces the Huang Qi to travel internally and specifically tonify and raise the qi of the middle burner.
    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.

  • Huang Qi (Raw) Certified

    $0.10

    Huang Qi (Raw) (Radix Astragali)
    Properties: sweet, slightly warm
    Channels: Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Raises the yang qi, tonifies Spleen and Lung qi, stops sweating, facilitates urination, promotes discharge of pus, generates flesh.
    Additional Notes: This is the raw form. We dispense three types of Huang Qi:
    A) Raw: Which is best for promoting urination and stopping sweating as it goes to the surface of the body.
    B) Chao Huang Qi: Huang Qi prepared by soaking in water and a bit of rice-wine, which increases its tonification. If desired please select Huang Qi (Chao) from the herbs list.
    C) Mi Zhi Huang Qi: Honey-prepared Huang Qi which induces the Huang Qi to travel internally and specifically tonify and raise the qi of the middle burner. If desired please select Huang Qi (Mi Zhi) 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.

  • Long Yan Rou

    $0.06

    Long Yan Rou (Arillus Longanae)
    Properties: sweet, warm
    Channels: Heart, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies blood, tonifies the qi, calms the spirit. Also augments Heart and Spleen.
    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.

  • Ren Shen

    $0.73

    Ren Shen (Radix Ginseng)
    Properties: sweet, slightly bitter, slightly warm
    Channels: Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Powerfully tonifies the primal qi (yuan qi) of the five organs, nourishes yin, revives from collapse, stops heavy bleeding. Also benefits the Heart qi, calms the spirit and generates fluids to stop thirst.
    Additional Notes: Very expensive, but essential when you need to target the yuan qi (e.g. to support the fetus in pregnancy). Substitutes like Dang Shen are fine but only tonify Lung and Spleen qi.

  • Shan Yao (Chao) Certified

    $0.12

    Shan Yao (Chao) (Radix Dioscoreae)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: Kidneys, Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies qi and yin of Lungs, Spleen and Kidneys, secures the essence.
    Additional Notes: This is the dry-fried form, which is better for patients with loose stool, while also tonifying the Kidneys to secure essence. If the raw form is desired please select Shan Yao (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.

  • Shan Yao (Raw) Certified

    $0.09

    Shan Yao (Raw) (Radix Dioscoreae)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: Kidneys, Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies qi and yin of Lungs, Spleen and Kidneys, secures the essence.
    Additional Notes: This is the raw form, we also dispense dry-fried Shan Yao which is better for patients with loose stool, while also tonifying the Kidneys to secure essence. If the dry-fried form is desired please select Shan Yao (Chao) 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.

  • Tai Zi Shen

    $0.12

    Tai Zi Shen (Radix Pseudostellariae)
    Properties: sweet, slightly bitter, neutral
    Channels: Lungs, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Tonifes both qi and yin.
    Additional Notes: Needs larger dose (20-30g). Can be expensive.

  • Xi Yang Shen

    $0.93

    Xi Yang Shen (Radix Panacis qinquifolii)
    Properties: sweet, slightly bitter, cold
    Channels: Heart, Kidneys, Lungs
    Key Characteristics: Nourishes yin, tonifies qi, cools fire, generates fluids.
    Additional Notes: Expensive.

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