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HUANG QIN, Scutellaria baicalensis
Parts used: Root
Constituents: Flavonoids 35%, flavone glycosides; baicalein the aglycone of baicalin
Actions Indications
Anti-inflammatory High fevers with irritability, thirst, cough and expectoration of thick yellow phlegm, colds, bronchitis, leptospirosis, scarlet fever, hepatitis, cholecystitis
Anti-allergic Lowers histamine and prostaglandin, asthma, allergic rhinitis, eczema, urticaria, hay fever
Antioxidant Cataracts with diabetes. Atherosclerosis, high cholesterol, reduces toxins and H. pylori
Vasodilator Hypertension
Hyperactive children, stage one in HPA dysfunction
Anti-bacterial Influenza virus, bacillary dysentery, inhibitor of HIV
Anti-tumour Leukemia
Herbal extract, 30-60mL per week
Contraindications: Pregnancy
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