Sheng Di Huang (Rehmannia)
Herbs that Clean Heat and Purge Fire; Herbs that Clean Heat and Cool Blood.
Clears Heat and cools the Blood:• Ying-Stage Heat with high fever, thirst and a scarlet tongue
• Xue Stage Heat
• Hemorrhage due to Blood Heat
Nourishes Yin, generates fluids, increases saliva and treats wasting and thirsting:• (Heart) Yin Deficiency with Heat signs
• Injury to fluids
• Throat pain due to Yin Deficiency
• Wasting and thirsting disorder (Xiao Ke - diabetes)
Cools Heart Fire:• Heart Fire, mouth sores
Contraindications:• Contraindicated for those with Spleen Deficiency with Dampness
• Contraindicated for those with Loose stools with the fullness
• Contraindicated during pregnancy with Blood Deficiency or Spleen and Stomach Deficiency
• Contraindicated for those with Yang Deficiency.