Alisma Rhizome (ZeXie)
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Promotes urination and leaches out Dampness；
Settles Ministerial Fire in the Kidneys by draining Damp-Heat from the lower Jiao；
Drains Kidney Fire
Stagnation due to Dampness with urinary difficulty, painful urinary dysfunction, diarrhea and dizziness；
Especially useful for Damp-Heat in the Lower Jiao；
Spermatorrhea due to Damp-Heat in the Lower Jiao disturbing the ministerial Fire of the Kidneys；
Kidney Yin Deficiency with Fire Rising
Use caution for those with Spleen Qi Sinking；
Use caution for those with spermatorrhea or vaginal discharge due to Kidney Yang Deficiency or Damp-Cold.
It is prudent to avoid diuretics such as chlorothiazide, hydrochlorothiazide, furosemide (Lasix), bumetanide (Bumex) and torsemide (Demadex) as there may be additive or synergistic effects.