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Banxia (Fa) 5:1

Classical Name:
Pinellia, prepared
Rhizoma pinelliae preparata
Pinellia ternata rhizome cured
(法) 半夏
Herbs that Descend the Yang and Regulate Counterflow (降陽)
Growing Location:
Sichuan Province
Traditional Preparation:
Processed in the traditional qing banxia style, which is soaked in water, boiled in licorice tea, immersed in lime, dried.


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About Banxia (Fa) 5:1

Banxia (Fa) 5:1 is available from Classical Pearls. We manage the sourcing, production and formulation of the highest quality ingredients of all our products into unique and potent formulations based on the classical medical texts, and fine-tuned to treat modern patients suffering from the complex diseases of our time.

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