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Pinyin name: Ban Lan Gen
Source: Ben Cao Gang Mu
English name: isatis root, indigo woad root
Botanical name: isatis tinctoria
Pharmaceutical name: radix isatidis
Properties: bitter, cold
Channels entered: heart, stomach
Chinese therapeutic actions: clears heat, eliminates toxins, cools blood and benefits the throat.