Pinyin: qin pi

ENGLISH NAME: Chinese Ash (Stem Bark)

LATIN NAME: Fraxini Cortex

Pinyin: qin pi

Properties: bitter, cold
Channels Entered: Gallbladder, Liver, Large Intestine

CHINESE THERAPEUTIC ACTIONS
1. Clears Heat, Eliminates Toxins, and Dries Dampness

2. Clears Liver Fire and Brightens the Eyes

3. Redirects Lung Qi to Relieve Cough and Wheezing

DOSAGE
6-12 grams

CAUTIONS I CONTRAINDICA TIONS
• Qin Pí should be used with caution in patients with deficiency and ωld of the Spleen and Stomach.