Elecampane – Mu Xiang (Radix Aucklandiae)

muxiangSource: Mu Xiang – the root of Aucklandia lappa Decne., family Compositae.

Function: Mu Xiang promotes circulation of qi and alleviates pain.

Application: Mu Xiang is used for stomach and spleen qi-stagnation syndromes and is also an essential medicine to activate qi circulation and alleviate pain. Mu Xiang can be used for abdominal pain, stomach-ache, diarrhoea or constipation. It also has proven therapeutic effects for the treatment of cholelithiasis and gallstone colic.