Long Dan Cao (Chinese Gentian, Radix Gentianae, 龙胆草 / 龍膽草)

$32.00 CAD


1 lb authentic, natural Long Dan Cao in bulk herb (sealed bag)


Common names: Chinese Gentian

Scientific name: Radix Gentianae

Parts used: Roots

Benefits: Chinese Gentian clears away heat and deprives dampness. Used to treat jaundice, prurigo, vulvitis, leucorrhagia. Effectively relieves symptoms of sthenic syndrome of liver and gallbladder such as fever, headache, flushed face, restlessness, conjunctivitis, otitis, bitter taste in the mouth and pain.


Quality Assurance: The Herb Depot offers premium whole natural herbs, mostly wild harvested and farm grown from quality, clean, pesticide-free plants from China. We directly order from our trusted Canadian suppliers who import from TCM manufacturing approved facilities.  

Based on standardized traditions of Chinese Medicine, the process of selecting, slicing, drying, sterilizing, fermenting, roasting, and steaming has been applied to achieve best properties and efficiencies of each herb.  

Caution: Use single Chinese herbs with caution; professional healthcare advice is recommended. Chinese herbs are generally combined in herbal formulas to work effectively together for desired results, and to minimize potential side effects. You can search our extensive collection of patent Chinese medicine to find the formula with the utilized herb most suitable for your health needs.


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