Kudzu Root （GeGen）
Price (CAD) is measured in grams
Discharges Exterior conditions and releases the muscles, especially of the neck and upper back；
Relieves Heat and generates fluids (relieves thirst)；
Vents and discharges measles；
Raises Spleen Yang and stops diarrhea；
Alleviates symptoms of hypertension
Wind-Heat or Wind-Cold lodged in the muscles of the upper back and neck；
Thirst due to Stomach Heat or Wind-Heat or Wasting and Thirsting；
Measles with incomplete expression of the rash；
Diarrhea or dysentery due to Heat；
Diarrhea due to Spleen Deficiency (with appropriate herbs)；
Hypertension symptoms such as headache, dizziness, tinnitus or paresthesia
Use caution for those with excessive sweating with coldness in the Stomach.
Use caution during the summer when Excess perspiration accompanies Wind-Heat.
Use with caution in conjunction with antidiabetics such as insulin, tolbutamide (Orinase), glipizide (Glucotrol) and glyburide (DiaBeta/Micronase) as there may be a synergistic effect.
Use with caution in conjunction with anticoagulants such as heparin, warfarin (Coumadin) and exoparin (Lovenox) and antiplatelet drugs such as aspirin, dipyridamole (Persantine) and clopidogrel (Plavix) as there may be a synergistic effect.