Scabies according to Chinese Medicine

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

The three Chinese Medicinal herbs most likely to help treat scabies

Why might Dittany Root Bark (Bai Xian Pi) help with scabies?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat scabies as can be seen on Dittany Root Bark's page.

Dittany Root Bark is a Cold herb that tastes Bitter. It targets the Bladder, the Spleen and the Stomach.

Its main actions are: Expels Heat and toxicity especially when associated with Dampness. Expels Wind and Dampness.

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Why might Genkwa Flower (Yan Hua) help with scabies?

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

Genkwa Flowers is a Warm herb that tastes Bitter and Pungent. It targets the Kidney, the Large intestine and the Lung.

Its main actions are: Relieves chronic congestion of Fluids in the chest and stops cough. Drains congested Fluids through the urine and the stool. Expels parasites.

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

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat scabies 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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