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Fruit-spike of Common Selfheal/Prunella/Xia Ku Cao (8 oz/bag)
Cooling, detoxifying, soothing, mild tasting:
Prunella vulgaris is a medicinal herb that has been used for centuries to treat infections and other illnesses. Some studies show it may help fight inflammation, protect against cancer, prevent diabetes complications, and treat herpes. (healthline.com)
Researchers have found that the herb provides antioxidant and antimicrobial properties. Scientists know that it contains vitamin C, vitamin K, thiamine, and tannins. Tannins may help reduce inflammation and have a drying effect on the tissues. https://www.verywellhealth.com/the-benefits-of-prunella-vulgaris-88644
This product is dried Prunella vulgaris, a plant of the Lamiaceae family. The taste is mildly bitter and it is cold in effect [anti-inflammatory.] It enters the Liver and Gallbladder meridians. Indications: To “clear the liver and dispel knots” [detoxifying and lymph cleansing.] It has been used to treat scrofula, gallbladder tumors, carbuncle, breast cancer, night pain in the eyes, tears in the eyes, dizziness, crooked mouth and eyes [post stroke,] muscle pain, tuberculosis, acute jaundice infectious hepatitis, excess bleeding.
Cautions: Those with weak spleen and stomach should take it with caution.
Prunella with Pork
20 grams of Prunella vulgaris, 50 grams of lean pork, thinly sliced. Simmered in with low heat until cooked. Dosage: 2 times a day. This medicated diet clears liver heat [inflammation], nourishes yin and nourishes deficiency, and can cure deficiency-type hypertension.