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Sweet Wormwood Herb


Chinese Name Qinghao
Latin Herba Artemisiae Annuae
English Name Sweet Wormwood Herb
Key Characteristics Herb that clears heat from deficiency

Dried aerial part of Artemisia anmua L.(Fam. Compositae).

Property, Flavor and Meridians Entered Bitter, acrid, cold;  Liver, Gallbladder
Actions To remove summer-heat, relieve consumptive fever, and stop malarial attacks

Fever caused by summer-heat, afternoon fever from yin deficiency or consumptive disease, malaria with chills and fever, jaundice, in addition, used for malaria, common cold, flu, pneumonia, neurodermitis, acute icteric hepatitis

Special Usage It should not be decocted for a longer time.
Precaution It is forbidden to give to those with indigestion or watery diarrhea.
Chemical Composition It contains artemisinin, artemisinol, flavonoids, coumarins, volatile oil, etc.

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