Pinyin: kun bu
ENGLISH NAME: Laminaria
LATIN NAME: Laminariae Thallus Eckloniae Thallus
Properties: salty, cold
Channels Entered: Liver, Stomach, Kidney
CHINESE THERAPEUTIC ACTIONS
1. Dissolves Phlegm, Softens Hardness
2. Regulates Water Circulation
10 to 15 grams
CAUTIONS I CONTRAINDICA TIONS
• Use Kun Bu with caution for patients who have deficiency and cold of the Spleen and Stomach.
• Kun Bu should be used with caution in patients with phlegm due to cold.