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TONG CAO

Names for Tong Cao
Pharmaceutical: Medulla Tetrapanacis Papyriferi
Botanical: Tetrapanax papyriferus (Hook.) K. Koch (Araliaceae)
Other names:
Description: Ricepaperplant Pith.

Actions
Clears Heat; Eliminates Water; Promotes lactation; ...

Origin of tong cao
Guizhu, Yunnan, Guangxi, Sichuan, Taiwan island.;

Preparation of tong cao
The stem is collected in autumn, cut into sections, the pith is taken out when fresh, arranged and dried in the sun.;

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