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Deng Xin Cao in TCM:
English Name: juncus, rush
Pharmacuetical Name: Medulla Junci
Properties: sweet, bland, coolExplore the properties of Deng Xin Cao according to Chinese
Nutrition and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM):
Channels: LU, HT, SI
Regulates: resolves water accumulations
Actions / Indications:
- Promotes urination; unblocks PUD (hot PUD, scanty
dark urine, edema)
- Clears HT; eliminates irritability ( irritability;
insomnia, night terrors)
- Can be used instead of ai ye as a type
of moxibustion: "deng huo jiu"
- Charred Deng Xin Cao also helps prevent bleeding.