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CHUAN XIONG

Names for Chuan Xiong
Pharmaceutical: Radix Ligustici Wallichii
Botanical: Ligusticum wallichii Franchet (Umbelliferae)
Other names: Sheng Chuan Xiong, Xiong Qiong, Fu Xiong, Da Chuan Xiong
Description: Rhizome of Ligusticum wallichii Franchet.

Actions
Moves Blood; Moves Qi; Expels Wind; Calms pain; ...

Origin of chuan xiong
Sichuan, Guanxiang, Congqing, Wenjiang. * Plant cultivation: Yunnan, Hunan, Hubei, Guizhou, Gansu, Shaanxi.;

Preparation of chuan xiong
The drug is collected in May, soaked in water, and cut into slices. The rhizome can also be stir-fried.;

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