Scientific Name: Herba Cistanches
Part Used: Stems
Channel entered: Kidney, Large Intestine
Functions: Nourishes kidneys, supplements yang, moistens intestines, strengthen uterus, prevents miscarriage.
Impotence, infertility in women, kidney yang deficiency, cold womb, infertility, vaginal discharge, cold obstruction in the loins and knees, dry stools, constipation for pregnancy and elderly. Reproductive deficiency with low sexual desire, infertility, impotence; Menopausal syndrome, abnormal uterine bleeding, incontinence with enuresis, spermatorrhea; leucorrhea; lower back and knees pain and soreness; insufficient secretions, dehydration, fatigue, chronic constipation from dryness; hypertension.