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Introduction To Hairy Vein Agrimony (xian he cao)









Hairy Vein Agrimony (xian he cao)

Herba Agrimoniae

Properties: The herb is bitter and puckery in flavour, neutral in nature, and acts on the lung, liver and spleen channels. Being puckery and acting on blood in the liver channel for stopping bleeding by astringency, and neutral for mildness, the herb can be used to treat various kinds of bleeding due to clod or heat of deficiency or excess type. In addition, with the effects of clearing posions and curing dysentery, the herb can be used to treat septicemic sore, diarrhea and dysentery.

Effects: Stopping bleeding by astringency, clearing toxins and curing dysentery.


1. For haematemesis, epistaxis, metrorrhagia and metrostaxis, hemafecia and other kinds of bleeding, the herb can be used in combination with dried rehmannia root, scutellaria root, cogongrass rhizome and other herbs for cooling blood to stop bleeding, to treat bleeding due to blood-heat; and with prepared ginger, charred argyi leaf, charred palm and other herbs for stopping bleeding by warming the channels and by astringency, to treat bleeding due to cold of deficiency type.

2.  To treat carbuncle and other septicemic sore, the herb can be used alone for oral medication or external application, and also in combination with other herbs for clearing heat and toxins. To treat chronic dysentery with bloody stool, the herb can be used in combination with charred honeysuckle flower, charred scutellaria root and other herbs for clearing heat from blood and toxins and arresting dysentery.

Dosage and Researches: 10-15g.30-60g for a large dose.


For the convenience of customers, we offer the Hairy Vein Agrimony (xian he cao) as the  quick-dissolving granule made through modern technology.




Every sachet is equivalent to raw herb 15 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 Hairy Vein Agrimony (xian he cao) in the form of quick-dissolving granule for your personal use now at $98.00.

If you would like to order this raw herb, please go to the order form.


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