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Pinyin name: Hu Huang Lian
Source: Xin Xiu Ben Cao
English name: Picrorhiza, Figwortflower Rhizome
Botanical name: Picrorhiza kurrooa
Pharmaceutical name: Rhizoma Picrorhizae
Properties: bitter, cold
Channels entered: heart, liver, stomach, large intestine
Chinese therapeutic actions: clears deficiency heat, and clears heat and dampness.