Gua Lou Pi (Pericarpium Trichosanthis)
Properties: sweet, cold
Channels: Large Intestine, Lungs, Stomach
Key Characteristics: Cools and transforms phlegm-heat, frees the flow of qi through the chest, disperses constrained knots.
Additional Notes: 12-15g is the most common dosage.
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