eclipta prostrata

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Small, daisy-like flower with long wrinkly leaves. Whole plant useable for bleeding, mouth and tooth problems, grey hair, liver, hepatitis, jaundice, spleen, headaches, hypertension, parasites, ulcers, cough, anemia, tuberculosis, asthma, antibacterial, stimulates immune system. Neutralizes venom of some rattlesnakes.
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Shu Di Huang (cooked Radix Rehmanniae) Shan Yao (Radix Dioscoreae) Gou Qi Zi (Fructus Lycii) Nu Zhen Zi (Fructus Ligustri Lucidi) Tu Si Zi (Semen Cuscutae) Han Lian Cao (Herba Ecliptae) Di Gu Pi (Cortex Lycii) Xiang Fu (Rhizoma Cyperi), 15g each Huang Bai (Cortex Phellodendri) Mu Dan Pi (Cortex Moutan), 10g each Dang Gui (Radix Angelicae Sinensis) Bai Shao (Radix Alba Paeoniae) Long Gu (Os Draconis), 20g each