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Jin Gu Cao

Bai Mao Xia Ku Cao
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Bai Mao Xia Ku Cao (Decumbent Bugle Herb)

  1. Bai Mao Xia Ku Cao
  2. Decumbent Bugle Herb
  3. 白毛夏枯草
  4. 筋骨草
  5. Herba Ajugae

The Effect of Jin Gu Cao


Bitter, sweet, cold; lung and liver meridians entered.


Relieve cough and resolve phlegm, clear heat and cool blood, resolve swelling and remove toxicity.


Trachitis, sore throat, hematemesis, hemorrhinia, dysentery, stranguria, furuncle and carbuncle, traumatic injury, deep-rooted boil.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 10~30 g or 30~60 g of the fresh product, or pounded into juice. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying or decocted for washing.