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GUA LOU

Names for Gua Lou
Pharmaceutical: Fructus Trichosanthis
Botanical: Trichosanthes krilowii Maxim., Trichosanthes uniflora Hao (Cucurbitaceae)
Other names: Quan Gua Lou, Yuan Gua Lou, Gua Lou Shi
Description: Snakegourd Fruit.

Actions
Clears the Lungs; Moistens Dryness; Clears Heat from the Stomach and Lungs; Transforms Phlegm; Promotes breathing; Dissolves nodules; Soothes the chest; Promotes circulation; Eliminates obstructions from the diaphragm and thorax; Moistens the Intestines; ...

Origin of gua lou
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Preparation of gua lou
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