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Angelicae Sinensis Radix
Tonify the Blood
Sweet, Acrid, Bitter
Wine-fried to enhance its ability to invigorate the blood; often used for patterns of blood stasis accompanied by blood deficiency.
Circulates the Blood
Moistens the Bowels
Heals the Skin
Yin deficiency heat. Caution with diarrhea or abdominal distention. Use caution during pregnancy.
3-15g decocted, or in pills, plasters, tincture, or powder. Use raw or fried. Wine-fry to stop pain. Char to stop bleeding.
LIV, HT, SP