Ning Meng Cao, Cymbopogon Citratus, Lemongrass Herb

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Ning Meng Cao, Cymbopogon Citratus, Lemongrass Herb

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TCM Details:
Common Name: Lemongrass Herb
Chinese Name: Ning Meng Cao 柠檬草, Xianɡ Mao 香茅
Latin Name: Cymbopogon Citratus
Other Name: Oil Grass, 茅香、香麻、大风茅、柠檬茅、茅草茶、姜巴茅、姜草、香巴茅、香茅草、风茅草
Origin: Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan, Sichuan, Fujian, Taiwan, Zhejiang Province, China
Package: Bag
Storage: Keep in cool, dry and no light place

More About This TCM (In English):
The leaves of Cymbopogon citratus have been used in traditional medicine and are often found in herbal supplements and teas. In the folk medicine of Brazil, it is believed to have anxiolytic, hypnotic, and anticonvulsant properties. In traditional medicine of India the leaves of the plant are used as stimulant, sudorific, antiperiodic, and anticatarrhal, while the essential oil is used as carminative, depressant, analgesic, antipyretic, antibacterial, and antifungal agent.

Laboratory studies have shown cytoprotective, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory properties in vitro, as well as antifungal properties (though Cymbopogon martinii was found to be more effective in that study). Citronellol is an essential oil constituent from Cymbopogon citratus, Cymbopogon winterianus, and Lippia alba. Citronellol has been shown to lower blood pressure in rats by a direct effect on the vascular smooth muscle leading to vasodilation. In a small, randomized, controlled trial, an infusion made from C. citratus was used as an inexpensive remedy for the treatment of oral thrush in HIV/AIDS patients.

Lemon grass oil contains 65-85% citral in addition to myrcene, citronella, citronellol, and geraniol. Hydrosteam distillation, condensation, and cooling can be used to separate the oil from the water. The hydrosol, as a by-product of the distillation process, is used for the production of skin care products such as lotions, creams, and facial cleansers. The main ingredients in these products are lemon grass oil and "negros oil" (mixture of lemon grass oil with virgin coconut oil) used in aromatherapy.

Read More Info. About It (In Chinese 中文介绍):
  香茅,为禾本科植物香茅的全草。全年可采,采得后洗净,晒干。
性味
  辛,温。
功能主治
  疏风解表,祛瘀通络。治感冒头痛,胃痛,泄泻,风湿痹痛,跌打损伤。
相关论述
①《岭南采药录》:"散跌打伤瘀血,通经络。头风痛,以之煎水洗。将香茅与米同炒,加水煎饮,止水泻。煎水洗身,可祛风消肿,解腥臭。提取其油,可止腹痛。"
②《陆川本草》:"发表退热,消肿止痛。主治风湿骨痛,跌打损伤,感冒身热。"
③《四川中药志》:"祛风湿,散凉寒。治筋骨疼痛及半身麻木。"
④《广东中药》Ⅱ:"治头晕,头风,风痰,鹤膝症;煎水饮可以止心痛。"
⑤《贵州草药》;"补虚,止咳,镇痛,宁心。"

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