Pinyin: ge hua

English Name: Flos puerariae

Latin Name: Flos Puerariae

Pinyin: ge hua

Properties: sweet, neutral
Channels Entered: Heart, Kidney, Large Intestine

CHINESE THERAPEUTIC ACTIONS
1. Nourishes the Heart and Calms the Shen (Spirit)

2. Moistens the Intestines and Unblocks the Bowels

DOSAGE

10 to 18 grams in decoction.

CAUTIONS I CONTRAINDICA TIONS
Bai Zi Ren should be used with caution for patients with loose stools or excess phlegm.