Isatidis Baphicacanthis Radix

Ban Lan Gen

Ban Lan Gen

Category: Clear Heat, Resolve Toxicity

Taste: Bitter
Temperature: Cold
Channels: Stomach, Heart, Liver

Dosage: 15-30g; 60-120g when a large dose is required

Cautions & Contraindications:

  • Use with caution in those with deficiency of the Spleen and Stomach, or those lacking heat toxicity.

Actions & Indications:

  • Clears heat, resolves toxicity, cools the blood and reduces swelling: for macular diseases from warm toxin, high fevers with headaches, massive-head febrile disorder, erysipelas, mumps, and a variety of significant viral diseases.