Costus Root (MuXiang)
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【CHANNELS ENTERED】Gallbladder,Large Intestine,Spleen,Stomach,San Jiao
Promotes the movement of Qi and alleviates pain;
Adjusts and regulates stagnant Qi in the Intestines;
Strengthens the Spleen and prevents Stagnation;
Dispels Damp-Heat and harmonizes the Liver and Spleen
Spleen/Stomach Qi Stagnation with anorexia, a feeling of food sitting in the Stomach, epigastric or abdominal pain or distention, nausea and vomiting;
Liver or Gallbladder Qi Stagnation with flank pain, distention or soreness;
Intestinal Qi Stagnation with diarrhea or dysenteric disorders, abdominal pain and tenesmus;
Stagnation from tonic herbs, especially when the transportive and transformative functions of the Spleen are weak;
Disharmony of the Liver and Spleen with hypochondriac pain and distention, a bitter taste in the mouth, a yellow tongue coat and possibly jaundice
Contraindicated in those with Lung Deficiency and Heat.
Contraindicated in those with parched Blood Dryness.
Contraindicated in those with swelling and pain involving Fire.
Contraindicated in those with primal Qi loss.
Contraindicated in those with Yin Deficiency with Internal Heat.
Use with caution for those with Yin Deficiency.
Use with caution for those with depleted fluids.
Use with caution for those with Blazing Fire.