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SI GUA LUO

Names for Si Gua Luo
Pharmaceutical: Retinervus Luffae Fructus
Botanical: Luffa cylindrica (L.) Roem. (Cucurbitaceae)
Other names: Sheng Si Gua Luo
Description: Towel Gourd Vegetable Sponge.

Actions
Expels Wind; Promotes circulation in the collaterals; Expels toxins; Transforms Phlegm; ...

Origin of si gua luo
China.;

Preparation of si gua luo
The drug is collected in summer and autumn when the fruit is ripe, the pericarp turns to yellow and the inner part withered, removed from exocarp and sarcocarp, washed clean, dried in the sun, removed from the seed, and cut into pieces.;

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