Root (yu jin)
It is pungent and bitter in flavour, slightly cold in
nature, acts on the heart, lung, liver and gallbladder
channels. Being pungent for dispersing, bitter for
purgating and slightly cold for clearing heat, the herb
acts on the liver channel, promoting blood and Qi
circulation and relieving pain, to treat various chest and
abdominal pain caused by stagnancy of Qi and blood. Acting
on the heart channel, it can clear away the heart-fire and
cooling the blood, alleviating mental depression, thus it
is used to treat bleeding due to blood-heat, and delirium
in fibril diseases. Acting on the gallbladder channel, it
has the effects of lacilitating bile excretion and curing
jaundice, so it is used to cure jaundice due to
promoting circulation of both blood and Qi, clearing the
heart-fire and relieving depression, facilitating bile
excretion and cutting jaundice.
1. For treatment of distending of
stabbing pain in the chest and hypochondrium, it is
usually used in combination with Radix Bupleuri, Rhizoma
Cyperi, Radix Angelicae sinensis, Radix Salviae
Miltiorrhizae, Rhizoma Ligustici Chuanxiong, and other herbs to soothe the liver
and Qi, and promote blood circulation to stop pain.
2. For treatment of jaundice due to
damp-heat, it is usually used together with Herba
Artemisiae Scopariae, Fructus Gaedeniae, Radix Isatidis,
and other herbs having the effects of clearing away heat,
promoting diuresis and curing jaundice; For treatment of
chole lithiasis, it can be used in combination with Spora
Lygodii, Herba Lysimachiae, Herba Artemisiae Scopariae,
and other herbs with the effects of bacilitating bile and
3. For treatment of exopathic heat
syndrome, heat, invasion to the ying and blood divisions,
high fever with vexation even delirium and coma, it is
usually used in combination with Calculus Bovis,
Cinnabaris, Rhizoma Coptidis, and other drugs with the
function of clearing away heat and toxin, removing heat
from the heart to resrscitate; For treatment of
restlessness, manic-depressive psychosis caused by
invasion of heat-phlegm to seven orifices, it is usually
used together with Alumen, i.e. Bai Jin Wan.
Besides, it is used to treat various
bleeding syndrome caused by blood-heat.
Dosage and Administration: 5-10g.
It is incompatible to Flos Caryophylli.
convenience of customers, we offer the
Root (yu jin)
as the 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 Curcuma
Root (yu jin)
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.