Phragmitis Rhizoma

Lu Gen

Lu Gen

Clear Heat, Drain Fire

Taste: Sweet
Temperature: Cold
Channels: Lung, Stomach

Dosage: 15-30g

Cautions & Contraindications:

  • Use with caution in those with cold from deficiency of the Spleen and Stomach.

Actions & Indications:

  • Lu Gen

    Lu Gen

    Clears heat and generates fluids: for heat patterns with such symptoms as high fever, irritability, and thirst. Especially useful when the heat is accompanied by upward surging of rebellious qi.

  • Clears heat and promotes urination: for dark, scanty urine or blood in the urine, especially when accompanied by irritability and thirst.
  • Encourages rashes to surface: for febrile diseases with rashes that are incompletely expressed.