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  • Ba Ji Tian

    $0.11

    Ba Ji Tian (Morindae officinalis Radix)
    Properties: acrid, sweet, warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Kidney yang without being too drying, augments essence, expels wind-damp. Also strengthens sinews.

  • Bu Gu Zhi

    $0.06

    Bu Gu Zhi (Fructus Psoraleae)
    Properties: acrid, bitter, Very warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Kidney and Spleen yang, secures essence, aids Kidneys in grasping qi, and secures the urination. Also good for diarrhea due to Spleen and Kidney yang deficiency. Can be applied externally for vitiligo (the skin is then briefly exposed to sunlight, then the herb is washed off).
    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.

  • Du Zhong (Prepared)

    $0.08

    Du Zhong (Prepared) (Cortex Eucommiae)
    Properties: sweet, slightly acrid, warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Liver and Kidneys, strengthens sinews and bones, calms the fetus.
    Additional Notes: Our Du Zhong is prepared in accordance with traditional practice which involves dry-frying, thus strengthening the Kidney tonification.

  • Du Zhong (Prepared) Spring Wind

    $0.15

    Du Zhong (Prepared) (Cortex Eucommiae)
    Properties: sweet, slightly acrid, warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Liver and Kidneys, strengthens sinews and bones, calms the fetus.
    Additional Notes: Our Du Zhong is prepared in accordance with traditional practice which involves dry-frying, thus strengthening the Kidney tonification.
    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.

  • Gou Ji

    $0.05

    Gou Ji (Rhizoma Cibotii)
    Properties: bitter, sweet, warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Liver and Kidneys, expels pathogenic wind, dampness and cold. Also stabilizes Kidneys in cases of urinary incontinence and vaginal discharge from Kidney deficiency.

  • Gu Sui Bu

    $0.04

    Gu Sui Bu (Radix Drynariae)
    Properties: bitter, warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Kidneys, strengthens and repairs the bones, directs floating yang downward.
    Additional Notes: The name means “mender of shattered bones”.

  • Hu Lu Ba

    $0.04

    Hu Lu Ba (Semen Trigonellae)
    Properties: bitter, very warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies primal yang, drives out cold and damp from the lower Jiao, treats pain from cold-type bulging disorders.

  • Lu Jiao Jiao

    $1.50

    Lu Jiao Jiao (Gelatinum Cornu Cervi)
    Properties: sweet, salty, warm
    Channels: Liver, Kidneys
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies yang, nourishes essence and blood, stops bleeding.
    Additional Notes: Very Expensive.

  • Lu Jiao Shuang (Powder)

    $0.20

    Lu Jiao Shuang (Comu Degelatinum Cervi)
    Properties: sweet, salty, slightly warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver, Heart, Pericardium
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies yang, however is not cloying or hard to digest, in fact is specific for patients with loose stool.
    Additional Notes: 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.

  • Rou Cong Rong

    $0.18

    Rou Cong Rong (Herba Cistanchis)
    Properties: sweet, salty, warm
    Channels: Large Intestine, Kidneys
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies yang, enriches the essence and blood, moistens the Intestines.

  • Sha Yuan Ji Li

    $0.04

    Sha Yuan Ji Li (Semen Astragali complanati)
    Properties: sweet, warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Liver and Kidneys, secures the essence, brightens the eyes.

  • Tu Su Zi

    $0.05

    Tu Si Zi (Semen Cuscutae)
    Properties: acrid, sweet, neutral
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies primal yang, nourishes the yin, secures the essence. Tonifies Kidneys, Liver and Spleen without being cloying.

  • Xian Ling Pi

    $0.05

    Xian Ling Pi (Herba Epimedii)
    Properties: acrid, sweet, warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Kidney yang and Mingmen fire, disperses wind-dampness.

  • Xian Mao

    $0.06

    Xian Mao (Rhizoma Curculiginis)
    Properties: acrid, hot, toxic
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Strongly warms Mingmen fire and Kidney yang, expels cold-damp. Additional Notes: Usually used together with Xian Ling Pi.

  • Xu Duan (Prepared)

    $0.07

    Xu Duan (Prepared) (Radix Dipsaci)
    Properties: bitter, acrid, slightly warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Liver and Kidneys, strengthens sinews and bones, gently invigorates blood, calms the fetus.
    Additional Notes: Preparing Xu Duan in salt directs it to the liver channels and increases its tonic properties.

  • Yi Zhi Ren

    $0.09

    Yi Zhi Ren (Fructus Alpiniae oxyphyllae)
    Properties: acrid, warm
    Channels: Kidneys, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies Spleen and Kidney yang, secures the urine. Also stops diarrhea and controls salivation (e.g. if excessive) and eliminates a thick unpleasant taste in the mouth.

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