Xuan Shen, Radix Scrophulariae, Figwort Root

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Xuan Shen, Radix Scrophulariae, Figwort Root

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TCM Details:
Common Name: Figwort Root
Chinese Name: Xuan Shen 玄参, Yuan Shen 元参
Latin Name: Radix Scrophulariae
Other Name: Scrophularia Ningpoensis, Scrophularia Buergeriana, 重台、正马、玄台、鹿肠、鬼藏、端、咸、逐马、馥草、黑参、野脂麻、元参、山当归、水萝卜
Origin: Zhejiang, Sichuan, Hubei. In addition, Guizhou, Hunan, Jiangxi Province, China
Package: Bag
Storage: Keep in cool, dry and no light place

More About This TCM (In English):
Property
Bitter, sweet, salty, light cold; heart, stomach, kidney, lung meridians entered.

Actions
Clear heat and cool blood, purge fire, remove toxicity, nourish yin for lowering fire.

Indications
A. Heat entering nutrient-blood in warm diseases
Its action of heat-clearing and blood-cooling is quite similar but a little bit weaker than that of Di Huang, but it has the actions of body fluid-promoting and dryness-moistening by means of nourishing stomach yin; and it can purge fire and remove toxicity although no action of stopping bleeding, so it is indicated for syndrome of heat entering nutrient-blood in warm disease. In addition, with the actions of clearing heat and cooling blood as well as purging fire and removing toxicity, it is commonly indicated for syndrome of interior invasion by heat-toxicity in warm diseases which results in dual blaze of qi and blood manifested as coma, delirium, and macula.

B. Swollen and sore throat, sores and abscess, scrofula and sucutaneous nodule
It can purge fire, remove toxicity, nourish yin for lowering fire, and excels in alleviating sore throat, so it is the commonly used herb for sore throat no matter caused by toxicity-heat accumulation or up-flaming of deficiency-fire. With the actions of purging fire and removing toxicity, cooling blood and nourishing yin, it can also be used in treating both syndrome of heat-toxicity manifested as sore and abscess with swelling pain, and syndrome of yin deficiency with effulgent fire and accumulation of phlegm and fire manifested as scrofula and sucutaneous nodule.

C. Yin deficiency with body fluid consumption, strain cough and bone-steaming
It has the actions of nourishing kidney, lung and stomach yin, and excels in lowering deficiency heat, so it is widely indicated for yin deficiency syndrome of kidney, lung and stomach, and should be combined with yin-nourishing herbs corresponding to related organs. 

Read More Info. About It (In Chinese 中文介绍):
  玄参,中药名。为玄参科植物玄参的根。本品易反潮,应贮于通风干燥处,防止生霉和虫蛀。
性味
  苦咸,凉。
①《本经》:"味苦,微寒。"
②《吴普本草》:"神农、桐君、雷公、扁鹊:苦,无毒。岐伯:咸。李氏:寒。"
③《药品化义》:"味微苦微咸略甘,性凉。"
归经
  入肺、肾经。
①《药类法象》:"足少阴肾经。"
②《雷公炮制药性解》:"入心、肺、肾三经。"
③《本草新编》:"入脾、肾、胃三经。"
功能主治
  滋阴,降火,除烦,解毒。治热病伤阴,舌绎烦渴,发斑,骨蒸劳热,夜寐不宁,自汗盗汗,津伤便秘,吐血衄血,咽喉肿痛,痈肿,瘰疬,温毒发斑、目赤、白喉、疮毒。
①《本经》:"主腹中寒热积聚,女子产乳余疾,补肾气,令人明目。"
②《别录》:"主暴中风,伤寒身热,支满狂邪,忽忽不知人,温疟洒洒,血瘕下寒血,除胸中气,下水,止烦渴,散颈下核、痈肿、心腹痛、坚症,定五藏。"
③《药性论》:"能治暴结热,主热风头痛,伤寒劳复,散瘤瘿瘰疬。"

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