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Pinyin name: Bai Zhu
Aka: yu zhu
Source: Shen Nong Ben Cao
English name: white atractylodes, large-headed atractylodes rhizome
Botanical name: atractylodes macrocephala
Pharmaceutical name: rhizoma atractylodis
Properties: bitter, sweet, warm
Channels entered: spleen, stomach
Chinese therapeutic actions: tonifies Chi, strengthens spleen, dries dampness, eliminates water accumulation, stops spontaneous perspiration, stabilizes pregnancy.