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COMMON HERBS
传统药材

Chinese Ginseng 人参

Chinese Ginseng (Ren Shen) 人参
Taste and Forms
- Sweet and slightly bitter
- Root, sliced, powdered
Functions
- Supplements Qi (vital energy), the spleen and lungs
- Builds stamina and strength
- Generates body fluids
- Calms the mind and improves mental function
Indications
- Fatigue and lack of strength
- Loss of appetite, nausea and vomiting
- Cough and thirst
- Impotence
- Insomnia
- Spontaneous sweating and palpitations
Precautions
- Excessive doses might cause high blood pressure
Modern Research Findings
- Improves the memory and benefits intelligence
- Strengthens the heart, improves defenses against cardiac ischemia, dilates blood vessels