Balloon Flower Root （JieGeng）
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Opens the Lungs, spreads Lung Qi, expels Phlegm and benefits the throat;
Opens and raises Lung Qi, directing the effects of other herbs to the upper body
Cough due to Wind-Cold or Wind-Heat (with profuse sputum, sore throat, loss of voice), asthma;
Loss of voice or sore throat due to external Heat, Phlegm Heat or Yin Deficiency Heat;
Lung or throat abscess (Phlegm and Qi Stagnation) with fevers, chest pain, coughing of yellow sputum with a fishy smell and hemoptysis, Lung carbuncle;
Reinforces the actions of the other herbs and focuses the formula on the upper body
Contraindicated in those with chronic cough from Yin Deficiency.
Contraindicated in those with hemoptysis.
Do not use with herbs that purge or tonify the Lower Jiao.
Do not use this herb and eat pork.
Counteracts Rx. Gentianae Long Dan Cao
Counteracts Arillus Longan Long Yan Rou.