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Names for Shi Hu
Pharmaceutical: Herba Dendrobii
Botanical: Dendrobium nobile Lindley(Orchidaceae)
Other names:
Description: Dendrobium.

Nourishes the Stomach; Promotes generation of Body Fluids; Nourishes Yin; Clears Heat; ...

Origin of shi hu
Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou, Changjiang river area.;

Preparation of shi hu
The drug is collected in summer and autumn. For the fresh material, removed from root and soil, and for the dry material, removed from foreign matter, treated with boiling water for a moment or baked gently to soften, then rubbed while baking or sun drying to remove the leaf sheaths, and dried.;

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