Bitter, sweet and salty in
flavour, cold in nature, it acts on the lung and kidney
channels. Its bitter and cold properties purge the fire
downward. The sweet and cold properties possess the
moisturing quality and the characteristics of salty and
cold can enter the blood division. This herb is good at
clearing away heat to cool the blood, and dispelling the
noxious heat. So it is indicated for the syndromes of
excessive heat in the blood division, manifested as heat
invasion to ying and blood division, intense heat in both
Qi and blood systems and heat invasion to pericardium. It
is also capable of norishing Yin of lung and kidney,
purging downward the fire of deficiency type, detoxicating
and resolving lumps. It is often used to cure
hyperactivity of fire due to Yin deficiency, scrofula and
superficial suppurative infections.
Clearing away heat to cool
the blood, detoxicating, dissolving lumps, nourishing Yin
and purging the fire.
For the febrile diseases manifested as the
syndromes of heat, invasion of ying and blood systems,
rash and eruption, heat, invasion of pericardium, it is
often used in combination with the drugs for removing heat
from the blood and detoxicating, such as rhinoceros horn,
rehmannia root and coptis root, known as Qingying Tang
(Decoction for Clearing Heat in the Ying Division) and
Huaban Tang (Decoction for Relieving Feverish Rash).
For scrofula and suppurative infections on body
surface, it is used in combination with the drugs for
softening and resolving hard mass, such as fritillary
bulb, oyster shell, etc. In cases of superficial
suppurative infections, swollen and sore throat, it is
used in combination with the heat-clearing and
detoxicating drugs, such as fousythia fruit, viola herb,
For the syndromes of deficiency of lung-and
kidney-yin, flaring up of the fire of deficiency type,
cough due to pulmonary tuberculosis, sore throat and night
sweat, it is used in combination with the drugs for
nourishing Yin and purging fire, such as wolfberry bark,
ophiopogon root, anemarrhena rhizome, etc.
and Administration: 10-15g.
It is incompatible with hellebore root and contraindicated
convenience of customers, we offer the Scrophularia
quick-dissolving granule made through modern technology.
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 Scrophularia
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.