Mangnolia Officinalis/ Hou Pu 16oz
Mangnolia bark appears to have many potential benefits, including anti-cancer properties, improved sleep, treatment of menopause symptoms, relief of stress and anxiety, and protection against oxidation and inflammation.
Taking magnolia bark along with drugs that promote sleep or treat anxiety, such as sedatives, sleep medications, and barbiturates, may cause drowsiness. (webMD.com)
Magnolia Officinalis [aka thick-skinned, heavy-skinned, red pu, Lie pu, Chuan pu, purple oil magnolia]
The taste is Bitter; pungent; it is warm in nature.
This product is the dried bark, root bark, and branch bark of Magnolia Officinalis or Magnolia Officinalis.
Traditional Chinese medicine uses: Warms middle, dries dampness, eliminates phlegm.
It has been used to “cure chest and abdomen fullness, pain, nausea, vomiting, poor appetite, phlegm, asthma and cough, cold dampness and diarrhea.”
It enters the Meridians of Spleen, Stomach, and Large Intestine Channels Dosage Oral administration: decoction, 3~10g; or into pills or powder.
Cautions: Pregnant women should use it with caution.