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In Chinese Medicine colitis can be treated by two herbs that we have on record. Here is the list below.
Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat colitis as can be seen on Job's Tears's page.
Its main actions are: Regulates water and encourages urination. Tonic to the Spleen and stops diarrhea caused by Spleen Deficiency. Reduces inflammation and eliminates pus. Dispels Wind-Damp Bi Pain. Expels Damp-Heat.
Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat colitis as can be seen on Houttuynia's page.
Houttuynia is a Cool herb that tastes Pungent. It targets the Lung.
Its main actions are: Expels Heat and toxins. Reduces inflammation and expels pus. Dispels Damp-Heat and stimulates urination.