Honeyed Licorice Roots (Zhi Gan Cao)
Also known as: 炙甘草
Net weight: 100g/300g
Country of origin: China
- Invigorate spleen and stomach
- Treat digestion problem
- Treat heaty cough
- Supplement Qi
- Restore pulse
As a tea (infusion): Add 1/2 or 1 teaspoon of the dried herb to one cup of boiling water, steep for 15 mins and then strain. For therapeutic reasons 1 cup, three times daily is often recommended. The tea can also be used as a gargle and mouthwash as required.
Do consult your physician before consuming any TCM, herbs or tonics.