Bupleurum chinense(Chai Hu)
Atmospheric energy: cool
Flavor: acrid, bitter
Meridians: Liver and Gallbladder
Tonic actions: Triple Warmer, diaphoretic, antipyretic
This herb clears heat and liver congestion. Used to relieve symptoms of hepatitis disorders. Traditionally used to strengthen the Stomach and Intestines, and to promote blood circulation of the Liver. This herb has also been used as a female reproductive tonic.