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Introduction To Subprostrate Sophora Root (shan dou gen)

       
 

 

 

 

         

 

 

  

Subprostrate Sophora Root (shan dou gen)

Sophorae Radix Subprostratae

Properties:  Bitter in flavour, cold in nature, it acts on the lung and stomach channels. The bitter and the cold properties can clear heat and purge fire. It is good at removing the excessive fire and noxious heat invading the lung and stomach channels so as to relieve sore throat. So, it is indicated for sore throat, ulceration in the mouth, toothache and canker sores in the mouth, toothache and canker sores in the mouth caused by the upward attack of the lung and stomach noxious heat.

Effects: Clearing away heat, detoxicating, relieving sore throat.

Indications:

1. For sore throat, ulceration in the mouth or fever caused by the upward attack of excessive and noxious heat, it is used in combination with the heat-clearing and detoxicating drugs, such as isatis root and scrophularia root.

2.For the toothache, canker sores in the mouth caused by excessive lung-fire, it is used in combination with the medicines for removing heat and purging fire from the stomach, such as gypsum.

Dosage and Administration: 3-6g.

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For the convenience of customers, we offer the Subprostrate Sophora Root (shan dou gen) as the  quick-dissolving granule made through modern technology.

 

Directions:

 

Every sachet is equivalent to raw herb 10 grams.

 

The dosage is for adults, one sachet each time, twice a day. Please put the granule into a cup, then put 50-100ml boiling water into the cup and stir it with spoon. You will get some tea, drink it when it is luke-warm. For children, the dosage should be reduced according to the weight.

 

Air ship 50 sachets of Subprostrate Sophora Root (shan dou gen) in the form of quick-dissolving granule for your personal use now at $56.00.

 

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