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Also Known As:
Early Fumitory, Squirrel Corn, Turkey Corn. Corydalis cava.
Yan Hu Suo Properties:
PUNGENT, BITTER - WARM
4.5 – 12g.
Corydalis Rhizome Meridian: HEART, LIVER, LUNG, STOMACH
-invigorate blood, promote movement of Qi
Also Used For:
Hu Suo is used for mild depression, neuroses, emotional disturbances,
severe nerve damage, and limb tremors. It is also used orally as
a mild sedative and tranquilizer, hallucinogen, to lower blood pressure,
and to relax small intestine peristalsis.
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