Chinese Motherwort – Yi Mu Cao (Herba Leonuri)

yimucaoSource: Yi Mu Cao – the aerial part of Leonurus heterophclus Sweet, family Labiatae.

Function: Yi Mu Cao promotes blood circulation and regulates the periods, promotes urination and relieves oedema.

Application: Yi Mu Cao is used for blood stasis syndrome with unsmooth and painful periods, abdominal pain after childbirth and retention of afterbirth. It also can be used for urinary disfunction and oedema.