Pinyin: lu lu tong

ENGLISH NAME: Formosan Sweet Gum (Fruit)

LATIN NAME: Liquidambaris Fructus

Pinyin: lu lu tong

Properties: bitter, neutral
Channels Entered: Liver, Stomach

CHINESE THERAPEUTIC ACTIONS
1. Activates Qi and Blood Circulation, Opens Channels

2. Promotes Urination

3. Treats Allergy

DOSAGE
3 to 9 grams in herbal decoction.

CAUTIONS I CONTRAINDICA TIONS
Lu Lu Tong is contraindicated during pregnancy and in cases of hypermenorrhea.