Dysentery according to Chinese Medicine

In Chinese Medicine dysentery can be treated by five herbs that we have on record. Here is the list below.

The five Chinese Medicinal herbs most likely to help treat dysentery

Why might Sophora Root (Ku Shen) help with dysentery?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat dysentery as can be seen on Sophora Root's page.

Sophora Roots is a Cold herb that tastes Bitter. It targets the Bladder, the Stomach, the Heart, the Large intestine and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Expels Damp-Heat. Scatters Wind and relieves itching.Promotes urination and expels Heat. Kills parasites. Applied externally for Damp-Heat.

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Why might Jasmine Flower (Mo Li Hua) help with dysentery?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat dysentery as can be seen on Jasmine Flower's page.

Jasmine Flowers is a Warm herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Spleen, the Stomach and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Regulates Qi and calms the spirit.

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Why might Lingonberry (Yue Ju) help with dysentery?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat dysentery as can be seen on Lingonberry's page.

Lingonberry is a Warm herb that tastes Bitter, Pungent and Sweet. It targets the Gallbladder, the Stomach, the Kidney and the Large intestine.

Its main actions are: Drain Dampness and facilitates urination. Detoxifies and clears Heat.

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Why might Rock Sugar (Bing Tang) help with dysentery?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat dysentery as can be seen on Rock Sugar's page.

Rock Sugar is a Neutral herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Spleen and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Tonifies Qi and moisturizes the Lungs. Relieves cough and resolves Phlegm.

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Why might Honeysuckle Flower (Jin Yin Hua) help with dysentery?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat dysentery as can be seen on Honeysuckle Flower's page.

Honeysuckle Flowers is a Cold herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Stomach, the Heart and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Clears Heat and dispels toxicity. Dispels Wind-Heat derived from an External pathogen. Expels Damp-Heat from the Lower Burner. Relieves Carbuncles.

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