Xi Xian Cao (Siegesbeckia Plant) - Chinese Herbal Medicine

Chinese Name: Xi Xian Cao
English Name: Siegesbeckia Plant

Clinical Usage and Indications

  • Dispels wind-heat-damp bi - facial paralysis, hemiplegia.
  • Calms the spirit, pacifies the liver - irritability, insomnia, liver yang rising, headache, dizziness.

Functional Groups (Click for Summary/Study Notes)

Dosage and Preparation Notes

  • Dosage: 6-15g

Channels/Meridians Influenced

Associated Temperature and Taste

Cautions and Contraindications

There are currently no contraindications listed.

Staff Clinician Notes

There are no additional notes for this herb.

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