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Names for Quan Shen
Pharmaceutical: Rhizoma Bistortae
Botanical: Polygonum bistorta L. (Polygonaceae)
Other names: Zi Shen
Description: Bistort Rhizome.

Clears Heat; Expels toxins; Disperses Dampness; Resolves abscesses; ...

Origin of quan shen
Predominantly: Northeast China, Shandong, Jiangsu, Hubei.;

Preparation of quan shen
The drug is collected in early spring while the plant budding or in autumn just before withering, removed from soil, dried in the sun, removed from the rootlet, and cut into pieces.;

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