Fritillariae Cirrhosae (chuan bei mu)

Nature: Slightly cold, bitter and sweet, attributive to heart and lungs.


Fritillariae Cirrhosae

(chuan bei mu)川貝母


 

 

Nature: Slightly cold, bitter and sweet, attributive to heart and lungs.

 

Characteristics: The bulb or corn, with surface white and farinaceous. Its active component fritimine can lower blood pressure, antipyretic, inhibit respiration, increase blood sugar level, scatter blockage and soften hard tissues.

 

Therapeutic effects: Nourish lungs, eliminate phlegm and relive coughs (dry cough or wind-heat cough or chronic cough), clear away heat, disperse stagnation, relieve swelling, carbuncles, and lung and breast tumors.