To see complete information about shui zhi herb, click the link below

The most complete database on Chinese herbal medicine

 
  Get a FREE account now for complete details about Shui Zhi  

SHUI ZHI

Names for Shui Zhi
Pharmaceutical: Hirudo seu Whitmaniae
Botanical: Whitmania pigra (Whitman), Hirudo nipponica (Whitman), Whitmania acranulata (Whitman) (Hirudidae)
Other names:
Description: Leech.

Actions
Breaks up the Blood; Eliminates Blood accumulation; ...

Origin of shui zhi
;

Preparation of shui zhi
The drug is collected in summer and autumn, scalded to death with boiling water, dried in the sun or at a low temperature. Before use, the drug is stir-fried until brown in color, and ground into powder.;

You want more information about this Chinese herb?
This page presents only an overview of shui zhi. You can access detailed information about this herb by joining the TCM Assistant website. You will be able to view the following details:


You will also be able to find all Chinese formulas that contain shui zhi, and find which herbs can be used to replace it. This is useful in case this herb is difficult to find, too expensive or unwanted.

Other reasons to join TCM Assistant
Complete details about shui zhi