Scientific Name: Radix Polygoni Multiflori
Part Used: Root
Energy: Slightly Warm
Channel entered: Liver, Kidney
Functions: Nourishes yin, replenishes sperm and blood, tonifies liver and kidney, moistens large intestines.
Deficiency of liver and kidney yin, blood deficiency, premature graying hair, hair loss, pain in the lower back and knee, nocturnal emission, functional bleeding, intestinal wind, chronic malaria, carbuncle, scrofula, goiter, sores, neck lumps, blurry vision, constipation due to blood or yin deficiency. Cerebral and nervous deficiency, fatigue, depression, chronic stress, sleep disorders, muscular dystrophy, toxicosis, premature senility; low resistance with chronic infection, infertility, incontinence, constipation, diarrhea, metabolic toxicosis with eczema, diabetes, hyperlipidemia.