Bupleurum (Bupleurum chinese)
Actions: liver protectant, tonic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory. emetic
Indications: used with milk thistle and licorice to rejuvenate a weakened, or congested liver. It’s anti-inflammatory nature makes it a valuable Chinese medicine for reducing fever, especially when it is accompanied by nausea, bloating, dizziness or abdominal pain.
Preparation Tea: blend 1 or 2 teaspoonsful of the herb into 1 cup boiling water. Simmer 20-30 minutes. Strain. Drink 3 x daily.
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