Bai Bu (Zhi) (Radix Stemonae)
Properties: sweet, bitter, slightly warm (or neutral)
Key Characteristics: Strongly directs qi downward to stop all types of cough, but especially chronic and deficient cough. Also applied externally as a decoction of its raw form for head lice, fleas and bacterial vaginosis.
Additional Notes: This is the prepared form. We prepare our Bai Bu with honey as this is standard for internal use. Use raw form externally for head lice, fleas and bacterial vaginosis. If raw form is desired please select Bai Bu (Raw) from the herbs list.