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Names for Xia Ku Cao
Pharmaceutical: Spica Prunellae Vulgaris
Botanical: Prunella vulgaris L. (Labiatae)
Other names:
Description: Common Selfheal Fruit-Spike.

Disperses Liver-Fire; Disperses nodules; Hypotensive; ...

Origin of xia ku cao
Predominantly: Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Anhui, Henan.;

Preparation of xia ku cao
The drug is collected in summer when the spike becomes brownish-red, removed from foreign matter, and dried in the sun.;

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